Africa: Over 250,000 Covid-19 Deaths Confirmed Across Continent

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2 April 2022

As of April 2, 2022, confirmed cases of Covid-19 from 55 African countries reached 11,417,099  while over  270,321,505 vaccinations have been administered across the continent.

Reported deaths in Africa reached  251,942 and  9,589,050 people have recovered. South Africa has the most reported cases of  3,718,953 and  100,032 people died. Other most-affected countries are Morocco (  1,163,274 ) , Tunisia ( 1,035,884  ), Egypt (  505,264 ), Libya (  501,705 ),  Ethiopia (  469,758  ), and Kenya (  323,423 ).

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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