LATEST ON CORONAVIRUS 26/05/2020

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COVID-19 situation update worldwide, as of 26 May 2020

Epidemiological update

The data presented on this page has been collected between 6:00 and 10:00 CET 

Disclaimer: National updates are published at different times and in different time zones. This, and the time ECDC needs to process these data, may lead to discrepancies between the national numbers and the numbers published by ECDC. Users are advised to use all data with caution and awareness of their limitations. Data are subject to retrospective corrections; corrected datasets are released as soon as processing of updated national data has been completed.

 

Since 31 December 2019 and as of 26 May 2020, 5 459 528 cases of COVID-19 (in accordance with the applied case definitions and testing strategies in the affected countries) have been reported, including 345 994 deaths.

Cases have been reported from:

Africa: 115 868 cases; the five countries reporting most cases are South Africa (23 615), Egypt (17 967), Algeria (8 503), Nigeria (8 068) and Morocco (7 532).

Asia: 971 938 cases; the five countries reporting most cases are Turkey (157 814), India (145 380), Iran (137 724), China (84 102) and Saudi Arabia (74 795).

America: 2 518 852 cases; the five countries reporting most cases are United States (1 662 302), Brazil (374 898), Peru (123 979), Canada (85 700) and Chile (73 997).

Europe: 1 843 581 cases; the five countries reporting most cases are Russia (353 427), United Kingdom (261 184), Spain (235 400), Italy (230 158) and Germany (179 002).

Oceania: 8 593 cases; the five countries reporting most cases are Australia (7 118), New Zealand (1 154), Guam (166), French Polynesia (89) and Northern Mariana Islands (22).

Other: 696 cases have been reported from an international conveyance in Japan.

Deaths have been reported from:

Africa: 3 478 deaths; the five countries reporting most deaths are Egypt (783), Algeria (609), South Africa (481), Nigeria (233) and Morocco (200).

Asia: 27 680 deaths; the five countries reporting most deaths are Iran (7 451), China (4 638), Turkey (4 369), India (4 167) and Indonesia (1 391).

America: 146 391 deaths; the five countries reporting most deaths are United States (98 220), Brazil (23 473), Mexico (7 633), Canada (6 545) and Peru (3 629).

Europe: 168 308 deaths; the five countries reporting most deaths are United Kingdom (36 914), Italy (32 877), France (28 432), Spain (26 834) and Belgium (9 312).

Oceania: 130 deaths; the four countries reporting deaths are Australia (102), New Zealand (21), Guam (5) and Northern Mariana Islands (2).

Other: 7 deaths have been reported from an international conveyance in Japan.

 

Download today’s data on the geographic distribution of COVID-19 cases worldwide

The downloadable data file is updated daily and contains the latest available public data on COVID-19. You may use the data in line with ECDC’s copyright policy.

Epidemiological curves

These histograms are based on the available information at the time of publication, originating from several sources. Data completeness depends on the availability of information from the affected areas. All data should be interpreted with caution as the outbreak is evolving rapidly. In addition, due to the unavailability of date-of-onset data and different testing policies per country, this figure might not be reflective of the evolution of the epidemic.

Distribution of COVID-19 cases worldwide, as of 26 May 2020

Distribution of COVID-19 cases worldwide, as of 26 May 2020
Distribution of cases of COVID-19 by continent (according to the applied case definition and testing strategies in the affected countries)

Cases reported in accordance with the applied case definition and testing strategies in the affected countries.

Distribution of COVID-19 deaths, worldwide, as of 26 May 2020

Distribution of COVID-19 deaths, worldwide, as of 26 May 2020
Distribution of cases of COVID-19 deaths worldwide, by continent

In the graph, no new deaths are reported for Spain on the 25/05/2020 as the change in reported deaths would result in a negative number of deaths for Europe overall.

Geographic distribution of COVID-19

Geographic distribution of COVID-19 cases worldwide, as of 26 May 2020

Geographic distribution of COVID-19 cases worldwide, as of 26 May 2020
Geographical distribution of COVID-19 cases - worldwide

The boundaries and names indicated on this map do not imply official endorsement or acceptance by the European Union.

 

Geographic distribution of cumulative number of reported COVID-19 cases per 100 000 population, worldwide, as of 26 May 2020

Geographic distribution of cumulative number of reported COVID-19 cases per 100 000 population, worldwide, as of 26 May 2020
Geographic distribution of cumulative number of reported COVID-19 cases per 100 000 population, worldwide
 

Geographic distribution of 14-day cumulative number of reported COVID-19 cases per 100 000 population, worldwide, as of 26 May 2020

Geographic distribution of 14-day cumulative number of reported COVID-19 cases per 100 000 population, worldwide, as of 26 May 2020
Geographic distribution of 14-day cumulative number of reported COVID-19 cases per 100 000 population, worldwide
 
Region Places reporting cases Sum of Cases Sum of Deaths Confirmed cases in the last 14 days
Africa Algeria 8503 609 2612
Africa Angola 69 4 24
Africa Benin 191 3 81
Africa Botswana 35 1 11
Africa Burkina_Faso 841 52 81
Africa Burundi 42 1 23
Africa Cameroon 5044 171 2355
Africa Cape_Verde 390 3 130
Africa Central_African_Republic 652 1 473
Africa Chad 687 61 365
Africa Comoros 87 1 76
Africa Congo 531 17 198
Africa Cote_dIvoire 2423 30 693
Africa Democratic_Republic_of_the_Congo 2297 67 1195
Africa Djibouti 2468 14 1241
Africa Egypt 17967 783 8221
Africa Equatorial_Guinea 1043 12 604
Africa Eritrea 39 0 0
Africa Eswatini 256 2 81
Africa Ethiopia 655 5 405
Africa Gabon 2135 14 1333
Africa Gambia 25 1 3
Africa Ghana 6808 32 2108
Africa Guinea 3275 20 1062
Africa Guinea_Bissau 1173 6 412
Africa Kenya 1286 52 586
Africa Lesotho 2 0 2
Africa Liberia 265 26 54
Africa Libya 75 3 11
Africa Madagascar 542 2 356
Africa Malawi 101 4 44
Africa Mali 1059 67 347
Africa Mauritania 237 6 229
Africa Mauritius 334 10 2
Africa Morocco 7532 200 1251
Africa Mozambique 209 1 106
Africa Namibia 21 0 5
Africa Niger 951 62 119
Africa Nigeria 8068 233 3427
Africa Rwanda 336 0 51
Africa Sao_Tome_and_Principe 299 11 87
Africa Senegal 3130 36 1244
Africa Seychelles 11 0 0
Africa Sierra_Leone 735 42 397
Africa Somalia 1689 66 600
Africa South_Africa 23615 481 12963
Africa South_Sudan 655 8 499
Africa Sudan 3826 165 2300
Africa Togo 386 13 205
Africa Tunisia 1051 48 19
Africa Uganda 326 0 204
Africa United_Republic_of_Tanzania 509 21 0
Africa Western_Sahara 6 0 0
Africa Zambia 920 7 653
Africa Zimbabwe 56 4 19
America Anguilla 3 0 0
America Antigua_and_Barbuda 25 3 0
America Argentina 12615 467 6594
America Aruba 101 3 0
America Bahamas 100 11 7
America Barbados 92 7 8
America Belize 18 2 0
America Bermuda 133 9 14
America Bolivia 6660 261 3829
America Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba 7 0 1
America Brazil 374898 23473 206567
America British_Virgin_Islands 8 1 1
America Canada 85700 6545 15719
America Cayman_Islands 134 1 50
America Chile 73997 761 43934
America Colombia 21981 750 10368
America Costa_Rica 951 10 150
America Cuba 1947 82 164
America Curaçao 18 1 2
America Dominica 16 0 0
America Dominican_Republic 15073 460 4439
America Ecuador 37355 3203 7846
America El_Salvador 1983 36 985
America Falkland_Islands_(Malvinas) 13 0 0
America Greenland 12 0 1
America Grenada 23 0 2
America Guatemala 3760 59 2646
America Guyana 137 11 28
America Haiti 1063 31 854
America Honduras 4189 182 2183
America Jamaica 556 9 51
America Mexico 71105 7633 34778
America Montserrat 11 1 0
America Nicaragua 279 17 263
America Panama 11183 310 2567
America Paraguay 865 11 141
America Peru 123979 3629 55157
America Puerto_Rico 3260 129 1004
America Saint_Kitts_and_Nevis 15 0 0
America Saint_Lucia 18 0 0
America Saint_Vincent_and_the_Grenadines 18 0 1
America Sint_Maarten 77 15 1
America Suriname 11 1 1
America Trinidad_and_Tobago 116 8 0
America Turks_and_Caicos_islands 12 1 0
America United_States_of_America 1662302 98220 314386
America United_States_Virgin_Islands 69 6 0
America Uruguay 787 22 76
America Venezuela 1177 10 755
Asia Afghanistan 11173 219 6486
Asia Bahrain 9171 14 3935
Asia Bangladesh 35585 501 19894
Asia Bhutan 27 0 16
Asia Brunei_Darussalam 141 1 0
Asia Cambodia 124 0 2
Asia China 84102 4638 91
Asia India 145380 4167 74624
Asia Indonesia 22750 1391 8485
Asia Iran 137724 7451 28438
Asia Iraq 4632 163 1814
Asia Israel 16734 281 228
Asia Japan 16623 846 749
Asia Jordan 711 9 149
Asia Kazakhstan 8969 35 3729
Asia Kuwait 21967 165 12681
Asia Kyrgyzstan 1468 16 431
Asia Laos 19 0 0
Asia Lebanon 1119 26 260
Asia Malaysia 7417 115 691
Asia Maldives 1395 4 498
Asia Mongolia 141 0 99
Asia Myanmar 203 6 23
Asia Nepal 682 4 548
Asia Oman 7770 37 4196
Asia Pakistan 57705 1197 25624
Asia Palestine 602 5 55
Asia Philippines 14319 873 3233
Asia Qatar 45465 26 21842
Asia Saudi_Arabia 74795 399 33781
Asia Singapore 31960 23 8173
Asia South_Korea 11225 269 289
Asia Sri_Lanka 1182 10 313
Asia Syria 106 4 59
Asia Taiwan 441 7 1
Asia Tajikistan 3100 46 2439
Asia Thailand 3042 57 27
Asia Timor_Leste 24 0 0
Asia Turkey 157814 4369 18043
Asia United_Arab_Emirates 30307 248 11429
Asia Uzbekistan 3261 13 752
Asia Vietnam 326 0 38
Asia Yemen 237 45 181
Europe Albania 1004 32 132
Europe Andorra 763 51 7
Europe Armenia 7113 87 3721
Europe Austria 16459 641 585
Europe Azerbaijan 4271 51 1682
Europe Belarus 37144 204 13238
Europe Belgium 57342 9312 3893
Europe Bosnia_and_Herzegovina 2406 146 264
Europe Bulgaria 2433 130 443
Europe Croatia 2244 100 48
Europe Cyprus 937 17 36
Europe Czechia 9004 317 828
Europe Denmark 11387 563 874
Europe Estonia 1824 65 83
Europe Faroe_Islands 187 0 0
Europe Finland 6599 308 615
Europe France 145279 28432 5760
Europe Georgia 731 12 93
Europe Germany 179002 8302 8494
Europe Gibraltar 155 0 8
Europe Greece 2882 172 156
Europe Guernsey 252 13 0
Europe Holy_See 12 0 0
Europe Hungary 3771 499 458
Europe Iceland 1804 10 3
Europe Ireland 24698 1606 1563
Europe Isle_of_Man 336 24 6
Europe Italy 230158 32877 10344
Europe Jersey 307 29 13
Europe Kosovo 1038 30 154
Europe Latvia 1049 22 103
Europe Liechtenstein 83 1 0
Europe Lithuania 1635 63 150
Europe Luxembourg 3993 110 105
Europe Malta 611 6 108
Europe Moldova 7147 261 2152
Europe Monaco 98 5 2
Europe Montenegro 324 9 0
Europe Netherlands 45445 5830 2657
Europe North_Macedonia 1999 113 335
Europe Norway 8352 235 246
Europe Poland 21631 1007 5305
Europe Portugal 30788 1330 3109
Europe Romania 18283 1197 2695
Europe Russia 353427 3633 132083
Europe San_Marino 666 42 38
Europe Serbia 11193 239 1017
Europe Slovakia 1511 28 54
Europe Slovenia 1469 106 8
Europe Spain 235400 26834 7520
Europe Sweden 33843 4029 7173
Europe Switzerland 30663 1641 402
Europe Ukraine 21245 623 5597
Europe United_Kingdom 261184 36914 38649
Oceania Australia 7118 102 170
Oceania Fiji 18 0 0
Oceania French_Polynesia 89 0 29
Oceania Guam 166 5 14
Oceania New_Caledonia 18 0 0
Oceania New_Zealand 1154 21 7
Oceania Northern_Mariana_Islands 22 2 3
Oceania Papua_New_Guinea 8 0 0
Other Cases_on_an_international_conveyance_Japan 696 7 0
Total   5459528 345994 1320106

 

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