Coronavirus in Africa tracker

Last updated: 19-01-2021 21:01 GMT
Confirmed cases in Africa
3,292,961
Total confirmed cases
501,127
Active confirmed cases
2,711,982
Recovered
79,852
Confirmed deaths
  • Total confirmed cases
  • Active confirmed cases
  • Recovered
  • Confirmed deaths

* Data gaps reported

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Sorted by: Region
Algeria 104,092 Total confirmed cases 30,505 Active confirmed cases 70,747 Recovered 2,840 Confirmed deaths
Angola 19,011 Total confirmed cases 1,747 Active confirmed cases 16,822 Recovered 442 Confirmed deaths
Benin 3,413 Total confirmed cases 122 Active confirmed cases 3,245 Recovered 46 Confirmed deaths
Botswana* 18,630 Total confirmed cases 3,918 Active confirmed cases 14,624 Recovered 88 Confirmed deaths
Burkina Faso 9,352 Total confirmed cases 1,799 Active confirmed cases 7,448 Recovered 105 Confirmed deaths
Burundi 1,245 Total confirmed cases 470 Active confirmed cases 773 Recovered 2 Confirmed deaths
Cameroon 28,010 Total confirmed cases 694 Active confirmed cases 26,861 Recovered 455 Confirmed deaths
Cape Verde 13,046 Total confirmed cases 639 Active confirmed cases 12,287 Recovered 120 Confirmed deaths
Central African Republic 4,973 Total confirmed cases 25 Active confirmed cases 4,885 Recovered 63 Confirmed deaths
Chad 2,919 Total confirmed cases 658 Active confirmed cases 2,148 Recovered 113 Confirmed deaths
Comoros 1,864 Total confirmed cases 669 Active confirmed cases 1,144 Recovered 51 Confirmed deaths
Congo-Brazzaville 7,709 Total confirmed cases 1,749 Active confirmed cases 5,846 Recovered 114 Confirmed deaths
Democratic Republic of Congo 21,140 Total confirmed cases 5,688 Active confirmed cases 14,812 Recovered 640 Confirmed deaths
Djibouti 5,910 Total confirmed cases 24 Active confirmed cases 5,825 Recovered 61 Confirmed deaths
Egypt 157,275 Total confirmed cases 25,146 Active confirmed cases 123,491 Recovered 8,638 Confirmed deaths
Equatorial Guinea 5,365 Total confirmed cases 88 Active confirmed cases 5,191 Recovered 86 Confirmed deaths
Eritrea 1,877 Total confirmed cases 798 Active confirmed cases 1,073 Recovered 6 Confirmed deaths
Eswatini 13,443 Total confirmed cases 4,528 Active confirmed cases 8,512 Recovered 403 Confirmed deaths
Ethiopia 131,727 Total confirmed cases 13,298 Active confirmed cases 116,392 Recovered 2,037 Confirmed deaths
Gabon 10,019 Total confirmed cases 221 Active confirmed cases 9,732 Recovered 66 Confirmed deaths
Gambia 3,933 Total confirmed cases 108 Active confirmed cases 3,697 Recovered 128 Confirmed deaths
Ghana 58,065 Total confirmed cases 1,924 Active confirmed cases 55,789 Recovered 352 Confirmed deaths
Guinea 14,165 Total confirmed cases 733 Active confirmed cases 13,351 Recovered 81 Confirmed deaths
Guinea-Bissau 2,510 Total confirmed cases 60 Active confirmed cases 2,405 Recovered 45 Confirmed deaths
Ivory Coast 25,304 Total confirmed cases 1,635 Active confirmed cases 23,527 Recovered 142 Confirmed deaths
Kenya 99,308 Total confirmed cases 15,096 Active confirmed cases 82,478 Recovered 1,734 Confirmed deaths
Lesotho 7,018 Total confirmed cases 5,265 Active confirmed cases 1,652 Recovered 101 Confirmed deaths
Liberia 1,898 Total confirmed cases 107 Active confirmed cases 1,707 Recovered 84 Confirmed deaths
Libya 110,465 Total confirmed cases 20,703 Active confirmed cases 88,062 Recovered 1,700 Confirmed deaths
Madagascar 18,301 Total confirmed cases 419 Active confirmed cases 17,609 Recovered 273 Confirmed deaths
Malawi 13,880 Total confirmed cases 7,417 Active confirmed cases 6,127 Recovered 336 Confirmed deaths
Mali 7,880 Total confirmed cases 1,916 Active confirmed cases 5,647 Recovered 317 Confirmed deaths
Mauritania 16,147 Total confirmed cases 1,013 Active confirmed cases 14,729 Recovered 405 Confirmed deaths
Mauritius 556 Total confirmed cases 28 Active confirmed cases 518 Recovered 10 Confirmed deaths
Morocco 461,390 Total confirmed cases 16,753 Active confirmed cases 436,626 Recovered 8,011 Confirmed deaths
Mozambique 27,446 Total confirmed cases 8,317 Active confirmed cases 18,880 Recovered 249 Confirmed deaths
Namibia 30,995 Total confirmed cases 2,841 Active confirmed cases 27,858 Recovered 296 Confirmed deaths
Niger 4,204 Total confirmed cases 923 Active confirmed cases 3,136 Recovered 145 Confirmed deaths
Nigeria 112,004 Total confirmed cases 20,616 Active confirmed cases 89,939 Recovered 1,449 Confirmed deaths
Rwanda 11,259 Total confirmed cases 3,701 Active confirmed cases 7,412 Recovered 146 Confirmed deaths
São Tomé and Príncipe 1,142 Total confirmed cases 132 Active confirmed cases 993 Recovered 17 Confirmed deaths
Senegal 23,392 Total confirmed cases 3,325 Active confirmed cases 19,531 Recovered 536 Confirmed deaths
Seychelles 746 Total confirmed cases 181 Active confirmed cases 563 Recovered 2 Confirmed deaths
Sierra Leone 3,014 Total confirmed cases 830 Active confirmed cases 2,107 Recovered 77 Confirmed deaths
Somalia 4,744 Total confirmed cases 948 Active confirmed cases 3,666 Recovered 130 Confirmed deaths
South Africa 1,346,936 Total confirmed cases 192,035 Active confirmed cases 1,117,452 Recovered 37,449 Confirmed deaths
South Sudan 3,703 Total confirmed cases 459 Active confirmed cases 3,181 Recovered 63 Confirmed deaths
Sudan 26,279 Total confirmed cases 8,988 Active confirmed cases 15,688 Recovered 1,603 Confirmed deaths
Tanzania* 509 Total confirmed cases 305 Active confirmed cases 183 Recovered 21 Confirmed deaths
Togo 4,324 Total confirmed cases 465 Active confirmed cases 3,785 Recovered 74 Confirmed deaths
Tunisia 184,483 Total confirmed cases 45,656 Active confirmed cases 132,983 Recovered 5,844 Confirmed deaths
Uganda 38,534 Total confirmed cases 24,824 Active confirmed cases 13,405 Recovered 305 Confirmed deaths
Western Sahara 0 Total confirmed cases 0 Active confirmed cases 0 Recovered 0 Confirmed deaths
Zambia 39,515 Total confirmed cases 10,871 Active confirmed cases 28,066 Recovered 578 Confirmed deaths
Zimbabwe 27,892 Total confirmed cases 9,747 Active confirmed cases 17,372 Recovered 773 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 (104,092) Total confirmed cases
  • Angola (19,011) Total confirmed cases
  • Benin (3,413) Total confirmed cases
  • Botswana (18,630) Total confirmed cases
  • Burkina Faso (9,352) Total confirmed cases