Africa: Nearly 115,000 Covid-19 Deaths Across Continent

9 April 2021

As of April 9, confirmed cases of Covid-19 from 55 African countries reached  4,316,767   while over 8,365,802 vaccinations have been administered across the continent.

Reported deaths in Africa reached   114,938 and  3,879,044   people have recovered. South Africa has the most reported cases -   1,554,975 - and   53,173 people died. Other most-affected countries are Morocco ( 500,323 ), Tunisia ( 266,827 ), Ethiopia ( 223,665 ), Egypt ( 208,082 ) and Libya ( 166,156 ).

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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