Data last updated: 5:05pm GMT, 17 June 2021

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COVID-19 Information for Africa

Active Cases in Africa

COVID-19 in Africa
+24,457New Cases*
37,492,012Vaccinations
5,132,903Confirmed Cases
136,065Deaths
* Compared to yesterday's data
Cases
Deaths
Southern Africa
2,237,986
67,072
North Africa
1,534,987
48,166
East Africa
684,018
10,989
West Africa
499,502
6,925
Central Africa
176,410
2,913

In Africa, as of 3:14pm GMT, 17 June 2021, there have been 5,132,903 confirmed cases of COVID-19, including 136,065 deaths, reported to WHO. As of 16 June 2021, a total of 37,492,012 vaccine doses have been administered.

Source:World Health Organization

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Regions Comparison

Southern Africa

2,237,986Confirmed

North Africa

1,534,987Confirmed

East Africa

684,018Confirmed

West Africa

499,502Confirmed

Central Africa

176,410Confirmed
Source:World Health Organization

Cases & Deaths by Country

South Africa

1,774,312Total Cases
58,118Total Deaths

Morocco

524,975Total Cases
9,221Total Deaths

Tunisia

374,312Total Cases
13,721Total Deaths

Egypt

275,010Total Cases
15,723Total Deaths

Ethiopia

274,601Total Cases
4,260Total Deaths

Libya

189,885Total Cases
3,166Total Deaths

Kenya

176,622Total Cases
3,428Total Deaths

Nigeria

167,095Total Cases
2,117Total Deaths

Algeria

134,458Total Cases
3,598Total Deaths

Zambia

118,850Total Cases
1,492Total Deaths

Ghana

94,824Total Cases
790Total Deaths

Cameroon

80,090Total Cases
1,310Total Deaths

Mozambique

71,764Total Cases
844Total Deaths

Namibia

67,021Total Cases
1,040Total Deaths

Uganda

65,631Total Cases
508Total Deaths

Botswana

64,021Total Cases
926Total Deaths

Côte d’Ivoire

47,933Total Cases
306Total Deaths

Senegal

42,118Total Cases
1,156Total Deaths

Madagascar

41,998Total Cases
892Total Deaths

Zimbabwe

40,556Total Cases
1,640Total Deaths

Angola

37,094Total Cases
847Total Deaths

Sudan

36,347Total Cases
2,737Total Deaths

Democratic Republic of the Congo

36,222Total Cases
857Total Deaths

Malawi

34,650Total Cases
1,163Total Deaths

Cabo Verde

31,783Total Cases
279Total Deaths

Rwanda

29,175Total Cases
376Total Deaths

Réunion

28,441Total Cases
220Total Deaths

Gabon

24,736Total Cases
156Total Deaths

Guinea

23,398Total Cases
167Total Deaths

Mauritania

20,199Total Cases
479Total Deaths

Eswatini

18,768Total Cases
676Total Deaths

Somalia

14,827Total Cases
775Total Deaths

Mali

14,360Total Cases
523Total Deaths

Seychelles

13,965Total Cases
51Total Deaths

Togo

13,669Total Cases
127Total Deaths

Burkina Faso

13,460Total Cases
167Total Deaths

Congo

12,298Total Cases
161Total Deaths

Djibouti

11,577Total Cases
154Total Deaths

Lesotho

10,950Total Cases
326Total Deaths

South Sudan

10,764Total Cases
115Total Deaths

Equatorial Guinea

8,662Total Cases
120Total Deaths

Benin

8,140Total Cases
103Total Deaths

Central African Republic

7,101Total Cases
98Total Deaths

Gambia

6,024Total Cases
181Total Deaths

Niger

5,455Total Cases
192Total Deaths

Eritrea

5,108Total Cases
17Total Deaths

Burundi

5,098Total Cases
8Total Deaths

Chad

4,943Total Cases
174Total Deaths

Sierra Leone

4,505Total Cases
174Total Deaths

Comoros

3,973Total Cases
146Total Deaths

Guinea-Bissau

3,810Total Cases
69Total Deaths

Liberia

2,729Total Cases
95Total Deaths

Sao Tome and Principe

2,358Total Cases
37Total Deaths

Mauritius

1,729Total Cases
18Total Deaths

United Republic of Tanzania

509Total Cases
21Total Deaths

Saint Helena

0Total Cases
0Total Deaths
Source:World Health Organization