Coronavirus in Africa tracker

Last updated: 23-10-2020 02:31 GMT
Confirmed cases in Africa
1,687,200
Total confirmed cases
263,126
Active confirmed cases
1,383,377
Recovered
40,697
Confirmed deaths
  • Total confirmed cases
  • Active confirmed cases
  • Recovered
  • Confirmed deaths

* Data gaps reported

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Sorted by: Region
Algeria 55,357 Total confirmed cases 14,851 Active confirmed cases 38,618 Recovered 1,888 Confirmed deaths
Angola 8,582 Total confirmed cases 5,017 Active confirmed cases 3,305 Recovered 260 Confirmed deaths
Benin 2,557 Total confirmed cases 186 Active confirmed cases 2,330 Recovered 41 Confirmed deaths
Botswana* 5,923 Total confirmed cases 4,975 Active confirmed cases 927 Recovered 21 Confirmed deaths
Burkina Faso 2,414 Total confirmed cases 480 Active confirmed cases 1,869 Recovered 65 Confirmed deaths
Burundi 551 Total confirmed cases 53 Active confirmed cases 497 Recovered 1 Confirmed deaths
Cameroon 21,570 Total confirmed cases 1,028 Active confirmed cases 20,117 Recovered 425 Confirmed deaths
Cape Verde 8,122 Total confirmed cases 1,091 Active confirmed cases 6,940 Recovered 91 Confirmed deaths
Central African Republic 4,862 Total confirmed cases 2,876 Active confirmed cases 1,924 Recovered 62 Confirmed deaths
Chad 1,410 Total confirmed cases 91 Active confirmed cases 1,223 Recovered 96 Confirmed deaths
Comoros 517 Total confirmed cases 16 Active confirmed cases 494 Recovered 7 Confirmed deaths
Congo-Brazzaville 5,156 Total confirmed cases 1,177 Active confirmed cases 3,887 Recovered 92 Confirmed deaths
Democratic Republic of Congo 11,097 Total confirmed cases 414 Active confirmed cases 10,379 Recovered 304 Confirmed deaths
Djibouti 5,522 Total confirmed cases 72 Active confirmed cases 5,389 Recovered 61 Confirmed deaths
Egypt 106,060 Total confirmed cases 1,270 Active confirmed cases 98,624 Recovered 6,166 Confirmed deaths
Equatorial Guinea 5,074 Total confirmed cases 30 Active confirmed cases 4,961 Recovered 83 Confirmed deaths
Eritrea 457 Total confirmed cases 66 Active confirmed cases 391 Recovered 0 Confirmed deaths
Eswatini 5,814 Total confirmed cases 230 Active confirmed cases 5,468 Recovered 116 Confirmed deaths
Ethiopia 91,693 Total confirmed cases 45,037 Active confirmed cases 45,260 Recovered 1,396 Confirmed deaths
Gabon 8,901 Total confirmed cases 368 Active confirmed cases 8,479 Recovered 54 Confirmed deaths
Gambia 3,659 Total confirmed cases 880 Active confirmed cases 2,660 Recovered 119 Confirmed deaths
Ghana 47,538 Total confirmed cases 437 Active confirmed cases 46,789 Recovered 312 Confirmed deaths
Guinea 11,635 Total confirmed cases 1,090 Active confirmed cases 10,474 Recovered 71 Confirmed deaths
Guinea-Bissau 2,403 Total confirmed cases 544 Active confirmed cases 1,818 Recovered 41 Confirmed deaths
Ivory Coast 20,390 Total confirmed cases 181 Active confirmed cases 20,088 Recovered 121 Confirmed deaths
Kenya 47,212 Total confirmed cases 13,292 Active confirmed cases 33,050 Recovered 870 Confirmed deaths
Lesotho 1,923 Total confirmed cases 919 Active confirmed cases 961 Recovered 43 Confirmed deaths
Liberia 1,385 Total confirmed cases 25 Active confirmed cases 1,278 Recovered 82 Confirmed deaths
Libya 52,620 Total confirmed cases 22,795 Active confirmed cases 29,057 Recovered 768 Confirmed deaths
Madagascar 16,810 Total confirmed cases 357 Active confirmed cases 16,215 Recovered 238 Confirmed deaths
Malawi 5,874 Total confirmed cases 927 Active confirmed cases 4,764 Recovered 183 Confirmed deaths
Mali 3,440 Total confirmed cases 700 Active confirmed cases 2,608 Recovered 132 Confirmed deaths
Mauritania 7,650 Total confirmed cases 118 Active confirmed cases 7,369 Recovered 163 Confirmed deaths
Mauritius 425 Total confirmed cases 29 Active confirmed cases 386 Recovered 10 Confirmed deaths
Morocco 186,731 Total confirmed cases 29,118 Active confirmed cases 154,481 Recovered 3,132 Confirmed deaths
Mozambique 11,559 Total confirmed cases 2,252 Active confirmed cases 9,226 Recovered 81 Confirmed deaths
Namibia 12,460 Total confirmed cases 1,718 Active confirmed cases 10,609 Recovered 133 Confirmed deaths
Niger 1,215 Total confirmed cases 18 Active confirmed cases 1,128 Recovered 69 Confirmed deaths
Nigeria 61,805 Total confirmed cases 3,693 Active confirmed cases 56,985 Recovered 1,127 Confirmed deaths
Rwanda 5,017 Total confirmed cases 180 Active confirmed cases 4,803 Recovered 34 Confirmed deaths
São Tomé and Príncipe 935 Total confirmed cases 22 Active confirmed cases 898 Recovered 15 Confirmed deaths
Senegal 15,508 Total confirmed cases 1,161 Active confirmed cases 14,026 Recovered 321 Confirmed deaths
Seychelles 151 Total confirmed cases 3 Active confirmed cases 148 Recovered 0 Confirmed deaths
Sierra Leone 2,340 Total confirmed cases 490 Active confirmed cases 1,777 Recovered 73 Confirmed deaths
Somalia 3,897 Total confirmed cases 629 Active confirmed cases 3,166 Recovered 102 Confirmed deaths
South Africa 710,515 Total confirmed cases 49,112 Active confirmed cases 642,560 Recovered 18,843 Confirmed deaths
South Sudan 2,872 Total confirmed cases 1,527 Active confirmed cases 1,290 Recovered 55 Confirmed deaths
Sudan 13,724 Total confirmed cases 6,124 Active confirmed cases 6,764 Recovered 836 Confirmed deaths
Tanzania* 509 Total confirmed cases 305 Active confirmed cases 183 Recovered 21 Confirmed deaths
Togo 2,139 Total confirmed cases 513 Active confirmed cases 1,574 Recovered 52 Confirmed deaths
Tunisia 45,892 Total confirmed cases 40,120 Active confirmed cases 5,032 Recovered 740 Confirmed deaths
Uganda 11,041 Total confirmed cases 3,733 Active confirmed cases 7,210 Recovered 98 Confirmed deaths
Western Sahara* 10 Total confirmed cases 1 Active confirmed cases 8 Recovered 1 Confirmed deaths
Zambia 16,035 Total confirmed cases 521 Active confirmed cases 15,168 Recovered 346 Confirmed deaths
Zimbabwe 8,242 Total confirmed cases 264 Active confirmed cases 7,742 Recovered 236 Confirmed deaths
Source: Johns Hopkins University

Data Gaps: Grey colour indicates data gaps

*Country has stopped reporting Covid figures or there has been a significant delay since the last update.

Timeline
  • Algeria (55,357) Total confirmed cases
  • Angola (8,582) Total confirmed cases
  • Benin (2,557) Total confirmed cases
  • Botswana (5,923) Total confirmed cases
  • Burkina Faso (2,414) Total confirmed cases