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GlobalData Epidemiologist Report: Global Covid-19 cases approach 7.5 million – Egypt most affected country in Africa

By Paul Dennis

11 June

Globally, the total confirmed cases of Covid-19 have reached over 7,397,000, with over 417,000 deaths and 3,478,000 recoveries.

In Asia, Russia, India and Pakistan have reported the highest numbers of active cases of Covid-19. Meanwhile, Brunei, Taiwan and Vietnam have the reported the lowest number of active cases of Covid-19.

In Africa, Egypt is the most affected country with the highest number of total confirmed cases and active cases of Covid-19. South Africa follows Egypt in number of active cases reported ahead of Ghana.

The US, UK and Brazil have reported the highest number of deaths due to Covid-19, globally. To date, 190 countries have reported cases of Covid-19.

Ana Fernandez Menjivar, MSc DLSTHM, Senior Epidemiologist, GlobalData

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