Covid-19 Cases in Africa: Data & Statistics

Photo by Polina Zimmerman
Since the first case of coronavirus was detected in Egypt, there has been an upsurge in different regions of the continent. North Africa, Southern Africa, and West Africa have been the most hit as 6 countries from these regions cumulatively account for almost 50% of the continents COVID-19 cases.


Egypt recorded 23% of the total deaths in Africa while South Africa recorded 22% of the total recoveries on the continent.
The total number of confirmed cases in Africa stands at 91,413 with a total number of 35,828 recoveries and a death toll of 2,907.
Chart: Africa Online News Source: John Hopkins University
Compiled Abiodun Abidoye

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