Africa: Over 4.2 Milllion Cases of Covid-19 Across Continent

31 March 2021

As of March 31, confirmed cases of Covid-19 from 55 African countries reached  4,203,326 while over 6,436,038 vaccinations have been administered across the continent.

Reported deaths in Africa reached   112,507 and  3,787,717 people have recovered. South Africa has the most reported cases - 1,546,735 - and  52,788 people died. Other most-affected countries are Morocco ( 495,421 ), Tunisia ( 252,171 ), Ethiopia ( 204,521 ), Egypt ( 201,432 ) and Nigeria ( 162,762 ).

For the latest totals, see the AllAfrica interactive map with per-country numbers. The numbers are compiled by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) at Johns Hopkins University (world map) using statistics from the World Health Organization and other international institutions as well as national and regional public health departments.

AllAfrica interactive map with per-country numbers.

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