Africa: Continent Nears 5 Million Confirmed Cases of Covid-19

11 June 2021

As of June 11, confirmed cases of Covid-19 from 55 African countries reached 4,983,779 while over 28,179,798 vaccinations have been administered across the continent.

Reported deaths in Africa reached 133,678 and 4,484,147 people have recovered. South Africa has the most reported cases - 1,722,086 - and 57,410 people died. Other most-affected countries are Morocco (522,765), Tunisia (362,658), Ethiopia (273,678), Egypt (271,047), Libya (188,386) and Kenya (174,285).

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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