March 27, 2020

COVID-19: Global case count soars past 500,000

According to ECDC, since 31 December 2019 and as of 27 March 2020, 528 025 cases of COVID-19 have been reported, including 23 672 deaths.

The deaths have been reported from: Italy (8 165), Spain (4 089), China (3 298), Iran (2 234), France (1 696), United States (1 296), United Kingdom (578), Netherlands (434), Germany (253), Belgium (220), Switzerland (161), South Korea (139), Indonesia (78), Brazil (77), Turkey (75), Sweden (66), Portugal (60), Austria (52), Japan (46), Philippines (45), Denmark (41), Canada (39), Iraq (36), Ecuador (34), Greece (26), Malaysia (23), Algeria (21), Egypt (21), San Marino (21), Ireland (19), India (17), Romania (17), Poland (16), Norway (14), Australia (13), Argentina (12), Dominican Republic (10), Hungary (10), Morocco (10), Czech Republic (9), Luxembourg (9), Pakistan (9), Panama (9), Peru (9), Israel (8), Mexico (8), International conveyance in Japan (7), Albania (6), Colombia (6), Lebanon (6), Bangladesh (5), Slovenia (5), Thailand (5), Tunisia (5), Ukraine (5), Bahrain (4), Chile (4), Democratic Republic of the Congo (4), Finland (4), Lithuania (4), Andorra (3), Azerbaijan (3), Bosnia and Herzegovina (3), Bulgaria (3), Burkina Faso (3), Cyprus (3), Ghana (3), North Macedonia (3), Paraguay (3), Saudi Arabia (3), Serbia (3), Costa Rica (2), Croatia (2), Cuba (2), Iceland (2), Mauritius (2), Russia (2), Singapore (2), South Africa (2), Taiwan (2), United Arab Emirates (2), Afghanistan (1), Armenia (1), Cameroon (1), Cape Verde (1), Cayman Islands (1), Curaçao (1), Estonia (1), Gabon (1), Gambia (1), Guam (1), Guatemala (1), Guyana (1), Honduras (1), Jamaica (1), Jersey (1), Kenya (1), Kosovo** (1), Moldova (1), Montenegro (1), Niger (1), Nigeria (1), Palestine* (1), Sudan (1), Trinidad and Tobago (1), Venezuela (1) and Zimbabwe (1).

Cases have been reported on the following continents:

Africa: South Africa (927), Egypt (456), Algeria (305), Morocco (275), Tunisia (173), Burkina Faso (146), Ghana (132), Senegal (105), Côte d’Ivoire (96), Cameroon (88), Nigeria (65), Democratic Republic of the Congo (54), Rwanda (50), Kenya (31), Togo (24), Madagascar (23), Djibouti (18), Uganda (14), Zambia (14), United Republic of Tanzania (13), Equatorial Guinea (12), Ethiopia (12), Niger (10), Namibia (8), Gabon (7), Mozambique (7), Seychelles (7), Benin (6), Eritrea (6), Eswatini (6), Cape Verde (5), Central African Republic (5), Chad (5), Guinea (5), Congo (4), Mali (4), Angola (3), Gambia (3), Liberia (3), Mauritania (3), Sudan (3), Zimbabwe (3), Guinea-Bissau (2), Somalia (2) and Libya (1).

Asia: China (82 079), Iran (29 406), South Korea (9 332), Turkey (3 629), Israel (2 666), Malaysia (2 031), Japan (1 364), Pakistan (1 197), Thailand (1 136), Saudi Arabia (1 012), Indonesia (893), India (724), Philippines (707), Singapore (594), Qatar (549), Bahrain (458), Iraq (382), Lebanon (368), United Arab Emirates (333), Taiwan (252), Kuwait (208), Jordan (172), Vietnam (153), Kazakhstan (120), Brunei Darussalam (114), Oman (109), Sri Lanka (106), Cambodia (98), Palestine* (84), Uzbekistan (83), Mauritius (81), Afghanistan (75), Bangladesh (48), Kyrgyzstan (44), Maldives (13), Mongolia (11), Laos (6), Myanmar (5), Syria (5), Bhutan (3), Nepal (3) and Timor-Leste (1).

America: United States (85 991), Canada (4 018), Brazil (2 915), Ecuador (1 403), Chile (1 306), Panama (674), Argentina (589), Mexico (585), Peru (580), Colombia (491), Dominican Republic (488), Uruguay (238), Costa Rica (231), Venezuela (107), Cuba (67), Honduras (67), Trinidad and Tobago (65), Bolivia (61), Paraguay (52), Aruba (28), Jamaica (26), Guatemala (25), Barbados (24), United States Virgin Islands (17), Bermuda (15), El Salvador (13), Dominica (11), Bahamas (9), Haiti (8), Suriname (8), Antigua and Barbuda (7), Curaçao (7), Grenada (7), Cayman Islands (6), Greenland (6), Guyana (5), Montserrat (5), Saint Lucia (3), Anguilla (2), Belize (2), British Virgin Islands (2), Nicaragua (2), Saint Kitts and Nevis (2), Sint Maarten (2), Turks and Caicos Islands (2) and Saint Vincent and the Grenadines (1).

Europe: Italy (80 539), Spain (56 188), Germany (42 288), France (29 155), United Kingdom (11 658), Switzerland (10 714), Netherlands (7 431), Austria (7 029), Belgium (6 235), Portugal (3 544), Norway (3 156), Sweden (2 806), Czech Republic (2 062), Denmark (1 877), Ireland (1 819), Luxembourg (1 453), Poland (1 221), Romania (1 029), Finland (958), Greece (892), Russia (840), Iceland (802), Slovenia (577), Estonia (538), Croatia (495), Serbia (384), Armenia (329), Hungary (300), Lithuania (299), Bulgaria (264), Latvia (244), Slovakia (226), Andorra (224), San Marino (218), North Macedonia (201), Bosnia and Herzegovina (181), Moldova (177), Albania (174), Ukraine (156), Cyprus (146), Faroe Islands (140), Malta (134), Azerbaijan (122), Belarus (86), Georgia (79), Kosovo** (79), Montenegro (67), Liechtenstein (56), Gibraltar (35), Guernsey (34), Monaco (33), Jersey (32), Isle of Man (26) and Holy See (5).

Oceania: Australia (3 166), New Zealand (338), Guam (49), French Polynesia (30), New Caledonia (15), Fiji (5) and Papua New Guinea (1).

Other: International conveyance in Japan (696).

[Note by ECDC: The data presented on this page have been collected between 6:00 and 10:00 CET , March 27.]

[Note by ECDC: * This designation shall not be construed as recognition of a State of Palestine and is without prejudice to the individual positions of the Member States on this issue.]

[Note by ECDC: ** This designation is without prejudice to positions on status, and is in line with UN Security Council Resolution 1244/1999 and the International Court of Justice Opinion on the Kosovo Declaration of Independence.]

SOURCE: ECDC
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