Global Statistics

All countries
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COVID19 Live Data

Country/Region
Confirmed cases
Deaths
Recovered
Active cases
USA
49,428,913
803,045
39,205,902
9,419,966
India
34,595,573
469,056
34,018,299
108,218
Brazil
22,094,459
614,754
21,321,631
158,074
UK
10,228,772
144,969
9,062,561
1,021,242
Russia
9,636,881
275,193
8,329,253
1,032,435
Turkey
8,795,588
76,842
8,326,381
392,365
France
7,675,504
119,131
7,124,909
431,464
Iran
6,117,445
129,830
5,883,470
104,145
Germany
5,881,423
102,137
4,893,300
885,986
Argentina
5,330,748
116,589
5,193,691
20,468
Spain
5,164,184
88,052
4,923,140
152,992
Colombia
5,069,644
128,528
4,909,572
31,544
Italy
5,028,547
133,828
4,700,449
194,270
Indonesia
4,256,409
143,830
4,104,657
7,922
Mexico
3,887,873
294,246
3,245,219
348,408
Poland
3,540,061
83,583
3,038,451
418,027
Ukraine
3,438,381
85,975
2,946,032
406,374
South Africa
2,968,052
89,843
2,849,558
28,651
Philippines
2,832,734
48,545
2,768,389
15,800
Netherlands
2,643,176
19,414
2,112,638
511,124
Malaysia
2,632,782
30,425
2,537,204
65,153
Peru
2,234,970
201,144
0
2,033,826
Czechia
2,150,042
33,069
1,847,696
269,277
Thailand
2,120,758
20,812
2,025,754
74,192
Iraq
2,081,172
23,820
2,045,021
12,331
Canada
1,792,500
29,687
1,737,256
25,557
Romania
1,779,667
56,529
1,686,752
36,386
Chile
1,762,751
38,346
1,656,702
67,703
Belgium
1,749,469
26,966
1,333,810
388,693
Japan
1,727,221
18,359
1,708,006
856
Bangladesh
1,576,284
27,981
1,540,965
7,338
Israel
1,343,660
8,196
1,329,800
5,664
Pakistan
1,284,840
28,728
1,242,236
13,876
Serbia
1,254,845
11,691
1,193,265
49,889
Vietnam
1,238,082
25,252
989,348
223,482
Sweden
1,204,859
15,119
1,158,493
31,247
Austria
1,159,995
12,492
1,007,909
139,594
Portugal
1,147,249
18,441
1,075,237
53,571
Hungary
1,103,108
34,521
882,659
185,928
Switzerland
1,009,900
11,541
861,500
136,859
Kazakhstan
971,541
12,696
935,950
22,895
Cuba
962,486
8,304
953,337
845
Jordan
953,943
11,608
887,074
55,261
Morocco
949,917
14,776
932,291
2,850
Greece
938,903
18,157
843,050
77,696
Georgia
845,643
12,054
788,201
45,388
Nepal
821,366
11,526
802,909
6,931
UAE
742,041
2,147
736,939
2,955
Tunisia
717,572
25,373
691,031
1,168
Bulgaria
695,057
28,453
561,485
105,119
Slovakia
680,084
14,418
555,448
110,218
Lebanon
670,656
8,725
633,299
28,632
Belarus
654,718
5,081
641,570
8,067
Guatemala
617,984
15,943
600,621
1,420
Croatia
608,205
10,899
567,869
29,437
Azerbaijan
588,318
7,856
554,749
25,713
Ireland
570,115
5,652
441,593
122,870
Costa Rica
566,839
7,299
548,020
11,520
Sri Lanka
563,989
14,346
529,662
19,981
Saudi Arabia
549,752
8,836
538,913
2,003
Bolivia
537,559
19,171
492,921
25,467
Ecuador
526,870
33,250
443,880
49,740
Myanmar
522,402
19,104
497,249
6,049
Denmark
487,401
2,895
403,118
81,388
Panama
477,742
7,365
467,826
2,551
Lithuania
470,298
6,737
435,768
27,793
Paraguay
463,058
16,472
445,793
793
S. Korea
452,350
3,658
398,323
50,369
Venezuela
431,296
5,144
418,472
7,680
Palestine
430,443
4,535
422,781
3,127
Slovenia
420,898
5,224
378,536
37,138
Kuwait
413,362
2,465
410,627
270
Dominican Republic
407,251
4,204
399,896
3,151
Uruguay
399,695
6,131
391,489
2,075
Mongolia
381,528
2,003
313,256
66,269
Honduras
377,888
10,403
120,308
247,177
Libyan Arab Jamahiriya
372,636
5,456
345,986
21,194
Ethiopia
371,536
6,755
349,037
15,744
Moldova
363,774
9,119
363,774
-9,119
Egypt
358,578
20,474
297,536
40,568
Armenia
338,518
7,567
317,175
13,776
Oman
304,554
4,113
300,005
436
Bahrain
277,690
1,394
275,953
343
Bosnia
275,065
12,586
192,218
70,261
Norway
267,843
1,054
88,952
177,837
Singapore
264,725
718
251,533
12,474
Kenya
255,088
5,335
248,318
1,435
Latvia
253,659
4,179
236,997
12,483
Qatar
243,447
611
240,791
2,045
Estonia
222,584
1,798
202,174
18,612
Macedonia
215,585
7,581
200,003
8,001
Nigeria
214,218
2,977
207,304
3,937
Australia
211,654
2,011
192,746
16,897
Algeria
210,531
6,071
144,450
60,010
Zambia
210,169
3,667
206,406
96
Albania
199,945
3,096
189,784
7,065
Botswana
195,068
2,418
192,048
602
Uzbekistan
193,208
1,402
189,859
1,947
Finland
186,538
1,335
46,000
139,203
Kyrgyzstan
183,351
2,746
178,230
2,375
Montenegro
157,376
2,307
152,495
2,574
Afghanistan
157,289
7,308
140,549
9,432
Mozambique
151,548
1,941
149,514
93
Zimbabwe
134,625
4,707
128,747
1,171
Cyprus
134,473
597
124,370
9,506
Ghana
130,920
1,209
129,042
669
Namibia
129,187
3,573
125,487
127
Uganda
127,512
3,252
97,537
26,723
Cambodia
120,134
2,940
116,507
687
El Salvador
119,803
3,776
102,982
13,045
Cameroon
106,794
1,791
102,716
2,287
Rwanda
100,349
1,342
45,522
53,485
China
98,824
4,636
93,320
868
Maldives
91,650
250
89,774
1,626
Jamaica
91,249
2,392
62,642
26,215
Luxembourg
89,181
875
83,919
4,387
Senegal
73,987
1,885
72,091
11
Lao People's Democratic Republic
73,738
170
7,339
66,229
Trinidad and Tobago
71,361
2,158
58,363
10,840
Angola
65,168
1,733
63,214
221
Malawi
61,916
2,306
58,807
803
Côte d'Ivoire
61,724
704
60,739
281
Réunion
61,188
384
57,781
3,023
DRC
58,234
1,107
50,930
6,197
Guadeloupe
55,147
746
2,250
52,151
Fiji
52,506
696
51,037
773
Suriname
50,848
1,167
29,574
20,107
Syrian Arab Republic
48,170
2,749
29,172
16,249
Swaziland
46,656
1,248
45,242
166
French Guiana
46,014
327
11,254
34,433
French Polynesia
45,609
636
0
44,973
Martinique
45,501
718
104
44,679
Madagascar
44,330
967
42,915
448
Sudan
43,084
3,159
32,905
7,020
Malta
39,435
468
37,386
1,581
Mauritania
39,266
832
37,546
888
Cabo Verde
38,370
349
37,953
68
Guyana
37,874
994
35,651
1,229
Gabon
37,342
279
32,296
4,767
Papua New Guinea
35,179
546
33,989
644
Guinea
30,770
387
29,725
658
Belize
30,431
578
28,768
1,085
Tanzania
26,270
730
0
25,540
Togo
26,265
243
25,915
107
Barbados
25,316
229
22,029
3,058
Haiti
25,175
738
21,262
3,175
Benin
24,850
161
24,546
143
Seychelles
23,197
125
22,590
482
Somalia
23,016
1,327
12,046
9,643
Bahamas
22,791
671
21,609
511
Lesotho
21,779
662
13,689
7,428
Mauritius
21,543
455
19,716
1,372
Mayotte
20,973
185
2,964
17,824
Burundi
20,415
38
773
19,604
Timor-Leste
19,822
122
19,697
3
Congo
18,970
354
12,421
6,195
Channel Islands
18,182
103
15,907
2,172
Iceland
17,894
35
16,318
1,541
Mali
17,434
606
15,161
1,667
Curaçao
17,401
178
17,119
104
Nicaragua
17,254
210
4,225
12,819
Tajikistan
17,095
124
16,966
5
Andorra
16,712
131
15,770
811
Taiwan
16,601
848
15,608
145
Aruba
16,354
174
15,994
186
Burkina Faso
16,000
286
15,345
369
Brunei
15,058
97
14,451
510
Equatorial Guinea
13,592
175
13,343
74
Djibouti
13,504
186
13,293
25
Saint Lucia
13,000
280
12,607
113
South Sudan
12,758
133
12,463
162
Hong Kong
12,437
213
12,133
91
New Caledonia
12,159
276
11,591
292
New Zealand
11,723
44
5,671
6,008
Central African Republic
11,708
101
6,859
4,748
Isle of Man
11,339
66
10,522
751
Yemen
10,004
1,950
6,887
1,167
Gambia
9,989
342
9,638
9
Eritrea
7,358
60
7,096
202
Gibraltar
7,248
98
6,698
452
Cayman Islands
7,074
5
2,990
4,079
Niger
7,007
259
6,613
135
Guinea-Bissau
6,440
148
6,271
21
Sierra Leone
6,402
121
0
6,281
Dominica
6,028
38
5,615
375
San Marino
5,979
93
5,610
276
Grenada
5,897
200
5,624
73
Liberia
5,824
287
5,523
14
Bermuda
5,748
106
5,609
33
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
5,525
74
4,991
460
Chad
5,105
175
4,874
56
Liechtenstein
4,633
61
4,206
366
Sint Maarten
4,588
75
4,488
25
Comoros
4,501
150
4,296
55
Antigua and Barbuda
4,141
117
4,018
6
Saint Martin
3,949
56
1,399
2,494
Monaco
3,767
36
3,585
146
Sao Tome and Principe
3,731
56
3,675
0
Faroe Islands
3,626
13
3,153
460
Turks and Caicos Islands
3,096
24
3,021
51
Caribbean Netherlands
2,938
22
2,660
256
Saint Kitts and Nevis
2,786
28
2,738
20
British Virgin Islands
2,765
38
0
2,727
Bhutan
2,640
3
2,623
14
St. Barth
1,601
6
0
1,595
Greenland
1,456
0
1,156
300
Anguilla
1,386
3
1,273
110
Diamond Princess
712
13
699
0
Wallis and Futuna
445
7
438
0
Falkland Islands (Malvinas)
79
0
0
79
Macao
77
0
77
0
Saint Pierre Miquelon
59
0
32
27
Montserrat
44
1
41
2
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
8
0
8
0
Vanuatu
6
1
3
2
Marshall Islands
4
0
4
0
Samoa
3
0
3
0
Saint Helena
2
0
2
0
Micronesia
1
0
1
0
Tonga
1
0
1
0
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Coronavirus updates: Global death toll nears 1M; New York sees rise in cases; 1 in 3 parents won’t vaccinate kids against flu

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…