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What’s the present world pattern?
The objective for all international locations is to make it to the blue part of the chart and keep there. Nations and territories on this part have reported no new circumstances for 4 weeks in a row.
Presently, that’s the case for two out of 188 international locations and territories.
Please observe: The variety of newly reported circumstances extremely depends upon a nation’s skill to conduct exams and its technique for administering exams. Moreover, some international locations have been criticized for not precisely reporting case numbers.
How has the COVID-19 pattern advanced over the previous weeks?
The scenario improved additional: 26 international locations have reported extra circumstances previously two weeks in contrast with 14 days earlier.
What is the present COVID-19 pattern in my nation?
Primarily based on the newly reported case numbers — which might replicate native outbreaks in addition to nationwide unfold — previously 28 days, international locations and territories classify as follows:
Greater than twice as many new circumstances:
- Asia: Brunei Darussalam, Myanmar, Cambodia, China, Indonesia, South Korea, Malaysia, Singapore, Vietnam
- Africa: Zimbabwe
Oceania: New Zealand
Extra new circumstances:
- Asia: Bhutan, Syria, Taiwan, Thailand, Timor Leste
- Africa: Benin
- Americas: El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua Europe: Belarus, Iceland, Latvia, Russia
- Oceania: Papua New Guinea, Vanuatu
About the identical variety of new circumstances (no change or plus/minus 2%):
- Asia: Sri Lanka
- Africa: Ghana
- Americas: Chile, Guatemala, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
- Europe: Slovakia
Fewer new circumstances:
- Asia: Azerbaijan, Bahrain, Cyprus, Georgia, Iran, Japan, Jordan, Laos, Lebanon, Mongolia, Oman, Turkey
- Africa: Burkina Faso, Congo, Ivory Coast, Egypt, Eswatini, Guinea Bissau, Lesotho, Libya, Mauritius, Namibia, Niger, Senegal, Seychelles, South Africa, South Sudan, Sudan, Togo, Zambia
- Americas: Brazil, Canada, Costa Rica, Dominica, Ecuador, Mexico, Saint Lucia, Trinidad and Tobago, Uruguay
- Europe: Austria, Bulgaria, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, Germany, Greece, Eire, Italy, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Norway, Romania, Switzerland, Ukraine
- Oceania: Australia, Samoa, Solomon Islands
Lower than half as many new circumstances:
- Asia: Afghanistan, Armenia, Bangladesh, India, Iraq, Israel, Kazakhstan, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Tajikistan, United Arab Emirates, Uzbekistan, Palestinian territories, Yemen
- Africa: Algeria, Angola, Botswana, Burundi, Cape Verde, Cameroon, Central African Republic, Chad, Comoros, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Djibouti, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Gabon, Gambia, Guinea, Kenya, Liberia, Madagascar, Malawi, Mali, Mauritania, Morocco, Mozambique, Nigeria, Rwanda, Sao Tome and Principe, Sierra Leone, Somalia, Tunisia, Uganda
- Americas: Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Bolivia, Colombia, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Grenada, Guyana, Haiti, Jamaica, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Suriname, United States of America, Venezuela
- Europe: Albania, Andorra, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Czech Republic, France, Hungary, Kosovo, Luxembourg, Malta, Moldova, Monaco, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, San Marino, Serbia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom
- Oceania: Fiji
Zero new circumstances:
- Europe: Vatican
- Oceania: Marshall Islands
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The charts on this article have been impressed by the work of Lisa Charlotte Muth.