This article provides a general overview and documents the status of locations affected by the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), the virus which causes coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) and is responsible for the COVID-19 pandemic. The first human cases of COVID-19 were identified in Wuhan, the capital of the province of Hubei in China in December 2019. The most recent country or territory to report its first confirmed case was the Federated States of Micronesia on 8 January 2021.



World maps showing total cases and cases per 100,000 by country. Data collected from multiple national health agencies.


Map of death rates per million citizens based on data published by national health agencies.


Total cases and deaths

As of on , there are confirmed cases, active cases, recoveries, and deaths in about countries/territories and 26 cruise/naval ships.

Total cases and death rates by country

Cases and death rates are as reported by the Johns Hopkins University Coronavirus Resource Center. The figures may differ from those in the 'Total cases and deaths' table above, which are based on a variety of sources. See COVID-19 pandemic death rates by country for expanded table and more info.

Cumulative monthly death totals by country

The 2020 and 2021 tables below contain the cumulative number of monthly deaths from the pandemic of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) reported by each country and territory to the World Health Organization (WHO) and published in the WHO's daily situation reports. See COVID-19 pandemic deaths for expanded tables and more info.



Cases and deaths by region

By continent

As a result of COVID-19 many regions have imposed lockdowns, curfews and quarantines alongside new legislation and evacuations, or other restrictions for citizens of or recent travelers to the most affected areas. Other regions have imposed global restrictions that apply to all foreign countries and territories, or prevent their own citizens from travelling overseas.


The government of Egypt denied January 2021 allegations that the shortage of oxygen had killed several COVID-19 patients at one of its hospitals. However, an investigation led by ''The New York Times'' confirmed that the authorities had lied. The video of one of Egypt's hospitals treating critical patients using manual ventilation methods went viral on Facebook. The video was posted by Ahmed Nafei, the nephew of a 62-year-old woman who died. In addition, the relatives of the dead patients and the El Husseineya Central Hospital's medical staff also confirmed in an interview given to ''The New York Times'' that the cause of death had been the shortage of oxygen.



thumb|upright=1.2|Deaths per million residents as of 4 March 2021

North America


South America


At sea

Timeline of first confirmed case by country

Countries and territories with no confirmed cases

Below is a list of countries and dependent territories that have not confirmed any cases of COVID-19, in order of greatest population.

UN member states

As of March 2021, 7 sovereign states (5 in Oceania and 2 in Asia) have not confirmed any cases of COVID-19. Below is a list of these countries, ordered by population.

Dependent territories

See also


External links

Center for Disease Control, US data

Corona Map

Coronavirus Timeline Map

and ttps://github.com/CSSEGISandData/COVID-19 historical databy Johns Hopkins University

COVID-19 Corona Tracker

Corona Time Map: See How COVID-19 Has Spread
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