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All countries
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COVID19 Live Data

Country/Region
Confirmed cases
Deaths
Recovered
Active cases
USA
42,799,907
690,714
32,434,166
9,675,027
India
33,415,889
444,563
32,624,718
346,608
Brazil
21,102,536
589,744
20,180,106
332,686
UK
7,371,301
134,983
5,934,018
1,302,300
Russia
7,234,425
196,626
6,469,017
568,782
France
6,942,105
115,960
6,612,898
213,247
Turkey
6,794,700
61,140
6,285,887
447,673
Iran
5,396,013
116,436
4,708,195
571,382
Argentina
5,237,159
114,286
5,090,449
32,424
Colombia
4,937,596
125,826
4,776,169
35,601
Spain
4,929,546
85,783
4,633,527
210,236
Italy
4,627,699
130,233
4,383,195
114,271
Indonesia
4,185,144
140,138
3,976,064
68,942
Germany
4,139,009
93,517
3,873,700
171,792
Mexico
3,552,983
270,538
2,906,771
375,674
Poland
2,896,599
75,473
2,658,812
162,314
South Africa
2,877,063
85,952
2,714,565
76,546
Ukraine
2,338,164
54,750
2,228,543
54,871
Philippines
2,324,475
36,328
2,100,039
188,108
Peru
2,165,533
198,948
0
1,966,585
Malaysia
2,067,327
22,743
1,823,245
221,339
Netherlands
1,981,252
18,107
1,891,104
72,041
Iraq
1,970,746
21,739
1,852,791
96,216
Czechia
1,685,435
30,427
1,649,999
5,009
Japan
1,663,024
17,030
1,551,847
94,147
Chile
1,646,403
37,318
1,603,006
6,079
Canada
1,569,186
27,370
1,497,434
44,382
Bangladesh
1,540,110
27,147
1,497,009
15,954
Thailand
1,462,901
15,246
1,317,527
130,128
Pakistan
1,221,261
27,135
1,129,562
64,564
Belgium
1,219,814
25,497
1,129,393
64,924
Israel
1,211,443
7,494
1,122,876
81,073
Sweden
1,144,982
14,734
1,100,821
29,427
Romania
1,139,505
35,359
1,075,499
28,647
Portugal
1,060,432
17,895
1,007,911
34,626
Morocco
915,835
13,828
876,600
25,407
Kazakhstan
857,643
10,670
784,541
62,432
Serbia
853,686
7,698
749,953
96,035
Switzerland
823,074
11,010
736,388
75,676
Hungary
817,159
30,123
779,777
7,259
Jordan
812,253
10,594
789,231
12,428
Cuba
784,416
6,676
730,673
47,067
Nepal
783,075
11,012
746,566
25,497
UAE
731,828
2,071
723,337
6,420
Austria
720,455
10,882
686,324
23,249
Tunisia
698,427
24,415
668,561
5,451
Vietnam
667,650
16,637
433,465
217,548
Greece
627,314
14,394
585,597
27,323
Lebanon
617,036
8,228
578,357
30,451
Georgia
591,766
8,446
556,810
26,510
Saudi Arabia
546,411
8,651
535,373
2,387
Guatemala
525,161
12,947
471,892
40,322
Belarus
512,460
3,978
500,051
8,431
Ecuador
505,860
32,559
443,880
29,421
Costa Rica
505,163
5,949
406,660
92,554
Sri Lanka
500,772
11,938
429,776
59,058
Bolivia
496,700
18,648
450,400
27,652
Bulgaria
480,777
19,955
421,842
38,980
Azerbaijan
467,173
6,227
423,705
37,241
Panama
463,783
7,169
452,415
4,199
Paraguay
459,580
16,123
441,362
2,095
Myanmar
442,928
16,944
393,459
32,525
Kuwait
411,081
2,437
407,712
932
Slovakia
401,250
12,569
382,963
5,718
Croatia
389,654
8,481
373,182
7,991
Uruguay
387,449
6,046
379,739
1,664
Palestine
381,854
3,890
345,836
32,128
Ireland
372,687
5,179
321,571
45,937
Honduras
356,707
9,452
108,225
239,030
Dominican Republic
354,716
4,027
345,706
4,983
Denmark
354,068
2,622
345,411
6,035
Venezuela
353,401
4,275
337,230
11,896
Ethiopia
330,494
5,090
296,352
29,052
Libyan Arab Jamahiriya
329,824
4,490
244,991
80,343
Lithuania
313,692
4,763
290,984
17,945
Oman
303,309
4,092
293,618
5,599
Egypt
295,639
16,935
249,082
29,622
S. Korea
284,022
2,394
256,029
25,599
Slovenia
281,687
4,492
264,759
12,436
Moldova
280,175
6,578
265,946
7,651
Bahrain
274,107
1,388
271,905
814
Mongolia
272,369
1,096
255,592
15,681
Armenia
252,082
5,101
235,030
11,951
Kenya
245,781
4,965
236,169
4,647
Qatar
235,304
604
232,952
1,748
Bosnia
225,857
10,203
192,218
23,436
Zambia
208,353
3,637
203,853
863
Nigeria
201,294
2,649
189,608
9,037
Algeria
201,224
5,670
137,598
57,956
Macedonia
186,010
6,396
166,606
13,008
Norway
181,195
841
88,952
91,402
Kyrgyzstan
177,567
2,583
172,015
2,969
Botswana
172,252
2,343
167,318
2,591
Uzbekistan
167,268
1,179
160,421
5,668
Albania
161,324
2,569
145,845
12,910
Afghanistan
154,532
7,195
122,080
25,257
Mozambique
149,906
1,903
145,013
2,990
Latvia
149,614
2,635
141,216
5,763
Estonia
148,923
1,322
138,898
8,703
Finland
135,815
1,051
46,000
88,764
Zimbabwe
127,632
4,562
120,156
2,914
Namibia
126,628
3,461
121,872
1,295
Montenegro
125,128
1,832
115,337
7,959
Ghana
124,740
1,116
119,229
4,395
Uganda
121,984
3,119
95,835
23,030
Cyprus
116,494
534
90,755
25,205
Cambodia
102,834
2,089
96,275
4,470
El Salvador
99,701
3,078
83,342
13,281
China
95,623
4,636
90,074
913
Rwanda
94,893
1,199
45,423
48,271
Cameroon
85,414
1,368
80,433
3,613
Australia
84,086
1,148
61,869
21,069
Maldives
83,332
229
81,404
1,699
Jamaica
78,590
1,772
50,495
26,323
Luxembourg
77,189
834
75,209
1,146
Singapore
75,783
59
69,614
6,110
Senegal
73,588
1,842
68,811
2,935
Malawi
61,287
2,252
51,763
7,272
Côte d'Ivoire
58,743
553
56,495
1,695
DRC
56,387
1,068
30,858
24,461
Réunion
52,643
358
51,126
1,159
Guadeloupe
52,480
668
2,250
49,562
Angola
52,208
1,378
45,991
4,839
Fiji
49,719
566
35,919
13,234
Trinidad and Tobago
48,143
1,405
42,752
3,986
Swaziland
45,317
1,194
42,966
1,157
Madagascar
42,898
958
41,322
618
French Polynesia
40,178
593
33,500
6,085
Martinique
39,745
555
104
39,086
French Guiana
38,266
235
9,995
28,036
Sudan
38,000
2,875
31,916
3,209
Cabo Verde
36,970
327
35,740
903
Malta
36,927
453
35,435
1,039
Suriname
36,428
796
26,391
9,241
Mauritania
35,328
763
33,482
1,083
Syrian Arab Republic
30,337
2,112
22,967
5,258
Guinea
30,136
370
28,277
1,489
Guyana
29,072
706
24,820
3,546
Gabon
27,643
175
26,149
1,319
Togo
24,369
211
19,871
4,287
Benin
21,450
146
17,294
4,010
Haiti
21,338
597
19,166
1,575
Seychelles
20,943
114
20,245
584
Mayotte
20,125
176
2,964
16,985
Bahamas
20,030
504
17,727
1,799
Timor-Leste
18,943
103
16,922
1,918
Somalia
18,820
1,041
9,138
8,641
Papua New Guinea
18,542
204
17,892
446
Belize
18,532
389
16,518
1,625
Lao People's Democratic Republic
18,347
16
5,568
12,763
Tajikistan
17,084
124
16,960
0
Taiwan
16,123
839
15,121
163
Curaçao
15,975
155
15,352
468
Aruba
15,202
157
14,757
288
Andorra
15,124
130
14,941
53
Mali
15,029
545
14,214
270
Lesotho
14,395
403
6,830
7,162
Mauritius
14,243
50
1,854
12,339
Burundi
14,189
38
773
13,378
Burkina Faso
14,003
172
13,680
151
Congo
13,701
183
12,421
1,097
Nicaragua
13,025
202
4,225
8,598
Hong Kong
12,153
213
11,867
73
Djibouti
11,960
157
11,688
115
South Sudan
11,800
121
11,195
484
Iceland
11,404
33
11,017
354
Central African Republic
11,309
100
6,859
4,350
Channel Islands
11,269
97
10,804
368
Equatorial Guinea
11,063
137
9,490
1,436
Saint Lucia
10,344
148
7,790
2,406
Gambia
9,867
330
9,504
33
Yemen
8,593
1,628
5,348
1,617
Isle of Man
7,113
38
6,790
285
Eritrea
6,669
40
6,618
11
Sierra Leone
6,391
121
4,374
1,896
Barbados
6,358
57
5,366
935
Guinea-Bissau
6,069
130
5,214
725
Niger
5,947
201
5,676
70
Liberia
5,777
283
5,458
36
Gibraltar
5,469
97
5,291
81
San Marino
5,388
90
5,240
58
Chad
5,025
174
4,835
16
Brunei
4,814
24
3,256
1,534
Bermuda
4,218
38
2,942
1,238
Comoros
4,104
147
3,942
15
Sint Maarten
4,070
59
3,840
171
New Zealand
4,038
27
3,591
420
Saint Martin
3,646
47
1,399
2,200
Grenada
3,490
48
1,321
2,121
Liechtenstein
3,402
60
3,297
45
New Caledonia
3,401
16
58
3,327
Monaco
3,290
33
3,214
43
Sao Tome and Principe
3,025
43
2,563
419
Turks and Caicos Islands
2,799
21
2,661
117
Dominica
2,758
8
2,125
625
British Virgin Islands
2,642
37
2,555
50
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
2,613
13
2,331
269
Antigua and Barbuda
2,603
55
1,584
964
Bhutan
2,596
3
2,592
1
Caribbean Netherlands
1,962
17
1,827
118
Saint Kitts and Nevis
1,589
9
893
687
St. Barth
1,548
2
462
1,084
Tanzania
1,367
50
183
1,134
Faroe Islands
1,053
2
1,023
28
Cayman Islands
772
2
717
53
Diamond Princess
712
13
699
0
Greenland
454
0
362
92
Wallis and Futuna
445
7
438
0
Anguilla
331
0
317
14
Falkland Islands (Malvinas)
67
0
63
4
Macao
63
0
63
0
Montserrat
32
1
29
2
Saint Pierre Miquelon
31
0
31
0
Holy See (Vatican City State)
27
0
27
0
Solomon Islands
20
0
20
0
Western Sahara
10
1
8
1
MS Zaandam
9
2
7
0
Palau
5
0
2
3
Marshall Islands
4
0
4
0
Vanuatu
4
1
3
0
Samoa
3
0
3
0
Saint Helena
2
0
2
0
Micronesia
1
0
1
0
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The global death toll from COVID-19 was on the brink of 1 million Monday, less than a year since the new disease was first reported in central China before spreading to Europe, then rocking the U.S.In what was once the epicenter of the virus, New York reported an uptick in cases over the weekend, seeing its first day…

South Africa, China to revamp 10-year strategic cooperation plan

President of the People's Republic of China, Xi Jinping. South Africa and China are working on a new 10-year strategic program for cooperation, as the current one nears its end.The new plan will focus on collaboration in areas including higher education, skills transfer, health, the digital economy, science and technology, Public Enterprises Minister Pravin Gordhan…

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Electoral psychology: Why people vote … or do not vote

The 100 Million Project. This is a large survey that aims to get to the root of why so many U.S. individuals choose not to vote.The Knight Foundation note that in the 2016 U.S. presidential election, around 43% of eligible voters did not cast their ballots.To find out why this was, The 100 Million Project…

Anxiety symptoms increased during the pandemic, Google Trends show

Psychological Trauma: Theory, Research, Practice, and Policy, highlights the burden the COVID-19 pandemic has placed not only on people’s physical health but also their mental health.COVID-19 has had a profound effect on people. The world is approaching one million recorded deaths from the disease. And, some of those who recovered from the initial virus effects…

Is there a link between thunderstorms and an increase in ER visits?

JAMA Internal Medicine, may offer valuable insights, given the likely increased severity of thunderstorms due to climate change.Research has shown that our hearts and lungs are likely to bear the brunt of the damage that climate change will do to our health.According to Dr. Mary B. Rice — an assistant professor of medicine at Harvard…

The Recovery Room: News beyond the pandemic — September 25

Tim Newman, MNT‘s Senior News Editor, wrote this article to mark World Alzheimer’s Day on September 21. The feature answers several crucial questions: Are Alzheimer’s disease and dementia the same thing? Is dementia an inevitable part of the aging process? Does dementia only affect older adults? And do vitamins and supplements have any role to…

Video gaming as a child related to improvements in memory

studies have shown that playing video games could improve learning and may even protect against dementia in older adults.The authors of a recent review of the evidence on video games concluded that gaming could have benefits for both cognitive and emotional skills.In a new study, which features in the journal Frontiers in Human Neuroscience, researchers…

Food insecurity in the US increasingly linked to obesity

refers to a lack of access to enough food for an active, healthy life. In the West, this issue is most often due to limited financial resources. People with low food security report concerns that food will run out before they can afford to buy more and being unable to afford balanced meals.Internationally, food insecurity…

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City of Cape Town urges people to leave Kataza the baboon alone

Kataza the baboon. Facebook / Baboon Matters The City of Cape Town has asked the public not to feed a baboon that has relocated to Tokai. The baboon, known as Kataza or SK11, is slowly being integrated into the Tokai troop. Video footage, however, shows humans feeding Kataza. The City of Cape Town has requested that Kataza…

Rassie: There are various benefits for SA rugby to go north

As SA Rugby moves to determine which franchises will go to Europe in future, Rassie Erasmus has noted several potential benefits for the local game should that route be followed.The national director of rugby believes the high world rankings of Wales, Ireland and Scotland mean PRO Rugby is competitive and that fans will eventually identify…

A Once-in-a-Century Climate ‘Anomaly’ Might Have Made World War I Even Deadlier

(John Finney Photography/Moment/Getty Images) An abnormally bad season of weather may have had a significant impact on the death toll from both World War I and the 1918 Spanish flu pandemic, according to new research, with many more lives being lost due to torrential rain and plummeting temperatures. Through a detailed analysis of an ice…

PICS | Truck driver killed in Pinetown after truck ploughs into several cars

A vehicle that was hit in the accident. A truck driver was killed in a horrific sequence of events following an initial crash in Pinetown. While trying to move the truck after the accident, it appeared to lose control. He died after falling out of the truck which ploughed into several cars and a wall.A truck driver…

42 people in court for R56m police vehicle branding scam

Forty-two people have been implicated in a police car branding scam. Forty-two people have been arrested for their alleged involvement in a police vehicle branding scam. They face a range of charges including corruption, fraud, money laundering, theft and perjury.Of these, 22 are serving police members.Forty-two people are set to appear in the Pretoria Magistrate's Court on…

Makers of guitar-shaped braai grids ‘overnight rock stars’ following viral video

A local rock musician launched a crowdfunding campaign to help a small-town businessman who makes unique guitar-shaped braai grids. The response has been phenomenal, with people turning up at the blacksmith's house to meet him and take selfies. There have also been businesspeople who are interested in investing in his business and help it to grow. A small-town…

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City of Cape Town urges people to leave Kataza the baboon alone

Kataza the baboon. Facebook / Baboon Matters The City of Cape Town has asked the public not to feed a baboon that has relocated to Tokai. The baboon, known as Kataza or SK11, is slowly being integrated into the Tokai troop. Video footage, however, shows humans feeding Kataza. The City of Cape Town has requested that Kataza…

Rassie: There are various benefits for SA rugby to go north

As SA Rugby moves to determine which franchises will go to Europe in future, Rassie Erasmus has noted several potential benefits for the local game should that route be followed.The national director of rugby believes the high world rankings of Wales, Ireland and Scotland mean PRO Rugby is competitive and that fans will eventually identify…

A Once-in-a-Century Climate ‘Anomaly’ Might Have Made World War I Even Deadlier

(John Finney Photography/Moment/Getty Images) An abnormally bad season of weather may have had a significant impact on the death toll from both World War I and the 1918 Spanish flu pandemic, according to new research, with many more lives being lost due to torrential rain and plummeting temperatures. Through a detailed analysis of an ice…

PICS | Truck driver killed in Pinetown after truck ploughs into several cars

A vehicle that was hit in the accident. A truck driver was killed in a horrific sequence of events following an initial crash in Pinetown. While trying to move the truck after the accident, it appeared to lose control. He died after falling out of the truck which ploughed into several cars and a wall.A truck driver…

42 people in court for R56m police vehicle branding scam

Forty-two people have been implicated in a police car branding scam. Forty-two people have been arrested for their alleged involvement in a police vehicle branding scam. They face a range of charges including corruption, fraud, money laundering, theft and perjury.Of these, 22 are serving police members.Forty-two people are set to appear in the Pretoria Magistrate's Court on…

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Makers of guitar-shaped braai grids ‘overnight rock stars’ following viral video

A local rock musician launched a crowdfunding campaign to help a small-town businessman who makes unique guitar-shaped braai grids. The response has been phenomenal, with people turning up at the blacksmith's house to meet him and take selfies. There have also been businesspeople who are interested in investing in his business and help it to grow. A small-town…

Three scientists give their best advice on how to protect yourself from COVID-19

Scientists flag airborne coronavirus spread Scientists flag airborne coronavirus spread 03:39 Over the past several months, there has been controversy over the way SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, travels from an infected person to others. While official guidance has often been unclear, some aerosol scientists and public health experts have maintained that the spread…

COVID-19 Statistics | Sept. 28, 2020

Daily COVID Report / Today COVID REPORT: Octogenarian Becomes Humboldt's Eighth COVID Fatality; Seven New Cases Diagnosed Since Friday Press release from the Humboldt County Joint Information Center: A Humboldt County resident in their 80s has died at an out-of-county hospital after being diagnosed with COVID-19. This marks the eighth death of a county resident…