Data last updated: 12:25pm GMT, 1 March 2021

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COVID-19 Information for Africa

Active Cases in Africa

COVID-19 in Africa
+2,665New Cases*
3,899,727Confirmed Cases
103,562Deaths
* Compared to yesterday's data
Cases
Deaths
Southern Africa
1,831,249
56,301
North Africa
1,176,017
34,350
West Africa
404,693
5,411
East Africa
388,083
5,737
Central Africa
99,685
1,763

In Africa, as of 11:39am GMT, 1 March 2021, there have been 3,899,727 confirmed cases of COVID-19, including 103,562 deaths, reported to WHO.

Source:World Health Organization

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Regions Comparison

Southern Africa

1,831,249Confirmed

North Africa

1,176,017Confirmed

West Africa

404,693Confirmed

East Africa

388,083Confirmed

Central Africa

99,685Confirmed
Source:World Health Organization
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Cases & Deaths by Country

South Africa

1,512,225Total Cases
49,941Total Deaths

Morocco

483,654Total Cases
8,623Total Deaths

Tunisia

233,277Total Cases
8,001Total Deaths

Egypt

182,424Total Cases
10,688Total Deaths

Ethiopia

158,053Total Cases
2,354Total Deaths

Nigeria

155,417Total Cases
1,905Total Deaths

Libya

133,338Total Cases
2,179Total Deaths

Algeria

112,960Total Cases
2,979Total Deaths

Kenya

105,648Total Cases
1,854Total Deaths

Ghana

82,586Total Cases
594Total Deaths

Zambia

77,171Total Cases
1,059Total Deaths

Mozambique

58,772Total Cases
630Total Deaths

Uganda

40,335Total Cases
334Total Deaths

Namibia

38,644Total Cases
418Total Deaths

Zimbabwe

35,994Total Cases
1,458Total Deaths

Senegal

34,255Total Cases
866Total Deaths

Cameroon

33,749Total Cases
523Total Deaths

Côte d’Ivoire

32,631Total Cases
192Total Deaths

Malawi

31,798Total Cases
1,037Total Deaths

Sudan

30,364Total Cases
1,880Total Deaths

Botswana

28,370Total Cases
310Total Deaths

Democratic Republic of the Congo

25,791Total Cases
707Total Deaths

Angola

20,782Total Cases
506Total Deaths

Madagascar

19,831Total Cases
297Total Deaths

Rwanda

18,790Total Cases
261Total Deaths

Mauritania

17,179Total Cases
439Total Deaths

Eswatini

17,002Total Cases
650Total Deaths

Guinea

15,894Total Cases
89Total Deaths

Cabo Verde

15,324Total Cases
147Total Deaths

Gabon

14,564Total Cases
83Total Deaths

Réunion

12,416Total Cases
52Total Deaths

Burkina Faso

11,982Total Cases
142Total Deaths

Lesotho

10,491Total Cases
292Total Deaths

Congo

8,820Total Cases
128Total Deaths

Mali

8,365Total Cases
352Total Deaths

South Sudan

7,349Total Cases
87Total Deaths

Somalia

7,257Total Cases
239Total Deaths

Togo

6,851Total Cases
83Total Deaths

Djibouti

6,066Total Cases
63Total Deaths

Equatorial Guinea

6,005Total Cases
91Total Deaths

Benin

5,634Total Cases
70Total Deaths

Central African Republic

4,997Total Cases
63Total Deaths

Niger

4,740Total Cases
172Total Deaths

Gambia

4,691Total Cases
148Total Deaths

Chad

3,973Total Cases
140Total Deaths

Sierra Leone

3,887Total Cases
79Total Deaths

Comoros

3,571Total Cases
144Total Deaths

Guinea-Bissau

3,247Total Cases
48Total Deaths

Eritrea

2,847Total Cases
7Total Deaths

Seychelles

2,592Total Cases
11Total Deaths

Burundi

2,209Total Cases
3Total Deaths

Liberia

2,010Total Cases
85Total Deaths

Sao Tome and Principe

1,786Total Cases
28Total Deaths

Mauritius

610Total Cases
10Total Deaths

United Republic of Tanzania

509Total Cases
21Total Deaths

Saint Helena

0Total Cases
0Total Deaths
Source:World Health Organization
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