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Table 7 Updated COVID-19 cases, number of fatalities and case fatality rates of 16 countries in SSA

From: Risk assessment for COVID-19 transmission at household level in sub-Saharan Africa: evidence from DHS

Countries Date No. of cases of COVID No. of fatalities Case fatality rates (CFR)
Nigeria 7/20/21 169,678 2128 1.25%
Senegal 7/20/21 52,671 1227 2.33%
Guinea 7/20/21 24,711 190 0.77%
Benin 7/20/21 8244 107 1.30%
Mali 7/20/21 14,514 530 3.65%
Tanzania 7/20/21 509 21 4.13%
Rwanda 7/20/21 58,235 666 1.14%
Burundi 7/20/21 5942 8 0.13%
Ethiopia 7/20/21 277,780 4357 1.57%
Uganda 7/20/21 90,656 2392 2.64%
South Africa 7/20/21 2,302,304 67,080 2.91%
Zimbabwe 7/20/21 85,732 2697 3.15%
Malawi 7/20/21 43,817 1352 3.09%
Zambia 7/20/21 186,279 3113 1.67%
Angola 7/20/21 40,906 969 2.37%
Chad 7/20/21 4964 174 3.51%
  1. Source: World Health Organization