WorldMeterDataAnalysisasof4thJanuary2021

13 Case/ 1M Order LOWEST (Pop > 4.5M, Cases > 4500) 06-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Cases Deaths Cases/ 1M
109 China 1,429.23 87,183 4,634 61
108 Thailand 70.05 8,966 65 128
107 DRC 90.79 18,248 599 201
106 Somalia 16.14 4,714 130 292
105 Burkina Faso 21.21 7,126 86 336
104 Mali 20.53 7,349 284 358
103 Malawi 19.37 7,110 199 367
102 Nigeria 208.56 91,351 1,318 438
101 Sudan 44.33 23,316 1,468 526
100 Angola 33.38 17,756 410 532
No changes
13 Case/ 1M Order HIGHEST (Pop > 4.5M, Cases > 4500) 06-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Cases Deaths Cases/ 1M
1 Czechia 10.72 759,635 12,257 70,861
2 USA 332.00 21,497,295 364,561 64,751
3 Belgium 11.62 650,887 19,750 56,014
4 Switzerland 8.69 465,981 8,014 53,623
5 Israel 9.20 455,144 3,489 49,472
6 Netherlands 17.15 834,064 11,826 48,633
7 Sweden 10.13 469,748 8,985 46,372
8 Portugal 10.18 436,579 7,286 42,886
9 Spain 46.76 1,982,544 51,430 42,398
10 France 65.35 2,680,239 66,282 41,014
No changes
11 Recov/ Case Order HIGHEST (Pop > 4.5M, Cases > 4500) 06-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Cases Recovered Recov/ Cases
1 Singapore 5.87 58,749 58,517 99.61%
2 Tajikistan 9.65 13,305 13,060 98.16%
3 Ghana 31.40 55,168 53,928 97.75%
4 Uzbekistan 33.71 77,295 75,545 97.74%
5 Saudi Arabia 35.09 363,259 354,755 97.66%
6 Madagascar 28.07 17,767 17,298 97.36%
7 Nepal 29.40 262,784 255,666 97.29%
8 Ivory Coast 26.70 22,800 22,145 97.13%
9 India 1,386.91 10,375,477 9,996,493 96.35%
10 Guinea 13.31 13,845 13,199 95.33%
Uzbekistan reported more recoveries and swapped places with Saudi Arabia
11 Recov/ Case Order LOWEST (Pop > 4.5M, Cases > 4500) 06-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Cases Recovered Recov/ Cases
105 Belgium 11.62 650,887 44,894 6.90%
104 Greece 10.40 141,453 9,989 7.06%
103 France 65.35 2,680,239 197,503 7.37%
102 Serbia 8.72 349,238 31,536 9.03%
101 Ireland 4.97 113,322 23,364 20.62%
100 Uganda 46.44 36,407 12,387 34.02%
99 CAR 4.87 4,963 1,924 38.77%
98 Honduras 9.98 123,398 57,348 46.47%
97 Syria 17.72 11,799 5,615 47.59%
96 Thailand 70.05 8,966 4,397 49.04%
No changes
5 NRecov/ Case Order NEW (Pop > 4.5M, Cases > 4500) 06-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Cases Recovered NRecoveries NRecov/ Case
1 South Africa 1,127,759 980,879 69,306 6.15%
2 Finland 37,218 31,000 2,000 5.37%
3 Canada 617,245 521,410 12,615 2.04%
4 Denmark 172,779 142,057 3,044 1.76%
5 Cuba 12,964 11,036 199 1.54%
6 S. Korea 64,979 46,172 932 1.43%
7 Czechia 759,635 625,890 10,807 1.42%
8 Rwanda 8,955 6,878 126 1.41%
9 USA 21,497,295 12,798,273 284,820 1.32%
10 Zambia 22,645 19,526 297 1.31%
South Africa reported a large number of recoveries (almost 90% of its caseload is already recovered)
Countries in YELLOW are new to this ranking; all others were in it yesterday
8 Tests/ 1M Order HIGHEST (Pop > 4.5M, Cases > 4500) 06-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Cases Total Tests Tests/ 1M
1 UAE 9.95 216,699 21,583,656 2,169,212
2 Denmark 5.80 172,779 10,894,536 1,878,368
3 Singapore 5.87 58,749 5,617,894 957,052
4 Israel 9.20 455,144 8,366,253 909,375
5 UK 68.07 2,774,479 57,144,355 839,494
6 USA 332.00 21,497,295 261,352,332 787,206
7 Hong Kong 7.53 9,050 5,548,765 736,888
8 Russia 145.97 3,284,384 92,000,000 630,266
9 Belgium 11.62 650,887 7,010,987 603,355
10 Spain 46.76 1,982,544 27,839,319 595,366
No changes
8 Tests/ 1M Order LOWEST (Pop > 4.5M, Cases > 4500) 06-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Cases Total Tests Tests/ 1M
101 Madagascar 28.07 17,767 101,223 3,606
100 Haiti 11.47 10,127 42,080 3,669
99 Malawi 19.37 7,110 88,638 4,576
98 Nigeria 208.56 91,351 958,911 4,598
97 Angola 33.38 17,756 174,111 5,216
96 Afghanistan 39.37 53,105 207,550 5,272
95 Cameroon 26.87 26,848 149,000 5,545
94 Mali 20.53 7,349 136,739 6,660
93 CAR 4.87 4,963 32,711 6,717
92 Guinea 13.31 13,845 108,411 8,145
No changes
6 Ntest/1M Order NEW (Pop > 4.5M, Cases > 4500) 06-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Total Tests New Tests NTests/ 1M
1 Singapore 5.87 5,617,894 191,543 32,631
2 UAE 9.95 21,583,656 153,645 15,442
3 Denmark 5.80 10,894,536 74,797 12,896
4 Israel 9.20 8,366,253 110,813 12,045
5 Portugal 10.18 5,748,606 107,474 10,557
6 UK 68.07 57,144,355 478,844 7,035
7 USA 332.00 261,352,332 2,014,163 6,067
8 Finland 5.54 2,520,076 24,898 4,494
9 Lebanon 6.81 2,080,404 25,831 3,793
10 Australia 25.65 11,590,671 95,516 3,724
Large number of tests reported by Singapore (3rd in the world for testing), UAE (1st), Denmark (2nd), Israel (4th) and Portugal (11th)
Countries in YELLOW are new to this ranking; all others were in it yesterday
9 Death/ Case Order LOWEST (Pop > 4.5M, Cases > 4500) 06-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Cases Deaths Death/ Cases
109 Singapore 5.87 58,749 29 0.05%
108 UAE 9.95 216,699 685 0.32%
107 Malaysia 32.58 122,845 509 0.41%
106 Sri Lanka 21.46 45,726 217 0.47%
105 Guinea 13.31 13,845 81 0.59%
104 Ivory Coast 26.70 22,800 138 0.61%
103 Ghana 31.40 55,168 335 0.61%
102 Tajikistan 9.65 13,305 90 0.68%
101 Nepal 29.40 262,784 1,893 0.72%
100 Belarus 9.45 203,104 1,471 0.72%
No changes
9 Death/ Case Order HIGHEST (Pop > 4.5M, Cases > 4500) 06-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Cases Deaths Death/ Cases
1 Mexico 129.63 1,455,219 127,757 8.78%
2 Ecuador 17.78 215,080 14,069 6.54%
3 Sudan 44.33 23,316 1,468 6.30%
4 Syria 17.72 11,799 734 6.22%
5 Bolivia 11.75 163,671 9,219 5.63%
6 Egypt 103.29 143,464 7,863 5.48%
7 China 1,429.23 87,183 4,634 5.32%
8 Iran 84.54 1,255,620 55,748 4.44%
9 Afghanistan 39.37 53,105 2,244 4.23%
10 Mali 20.53 7,349 284 3.86%
No changes
1 Death/ 1M Order LOWEST (Pop > 4.5M, Cases > 4500) 06-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Cases Deaths Deaths/ 1M
109 Thailand 70.05 8,966 65 1
108 China 1,429.23 87,183 4,634 3
107 Burkina Faso 21.21 7,126 86 4
106 Singapore 5.87 58,749 29 5
105 Ivory Coast 26.70 22,800 138 5
104 Mozambique 31.67 19,542 171 5
103 Guinea 13.31 13,845 81 6
102 Uganda 46.44 36,407 290 6
101 Nigeria 208.56 91,351 1,318 6
100 DRC 90.79 18,248 599 7
Uganda reported 16 new deaths and swapped places with Guinea (no new deaths)
1 Death/ 1M Order HIGHEST (Pop > 4.5M, Cases > 4500) 06-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Cases Deaths Deaths/ 1M
1 Belgium 11.62 650,887 19,750 1700
2 Italy 60.42 2,181,619 76,329 1263
3 Czechia 10.72 759,635 12,257 1143
4 Peru 33.21 1,021,058 37,873 1140
5 Bulgaria 6.92 204,080 7,835 1132
6 UK 68.07 2,774,479 76,305 1121
7 Spain 46.76 1,982,544 51,430 1100
8 USA 332.00 21,497,295 364,561 1098
9 Hungary 9.65 329,721 10,080 1045
10 France 65.35 2,680,239 66,282 1014
Czechia reported 187 new deaths and swapped places with Peru (only 43 new deaths)
7 Ncase/Case Order LOWEST (Pop > 4.5M, Cases > 4500) 06-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Cases New Cases NCase/ Case
97 Honduras 9.98 123,398 29 0.02%
96 Saudi Arabia 35.09 363,259 104 0.03%
95 Tajikistan 9.65 13,305 5 0.04%
94 China 1,429.23 87,183 33 0.04%
93 Singapore 5.87 58,749 28 0.05%
92 Uzbekistan 33.71 77,295 37 0.05%
91 Australia 25.65 28,523 19 0.07%
90 Iraq 40.68 599,126 757 0.13%
89 Belgium 11.62 650,887 876 0.13%
88 Oman 5.17 129,774 190 0.15%
Low new cases again by Honduras, Singapore, Belgium, Iraq, Oman and Saudi Arabia (high caseloads) -- Australia too!
Countries in YELLOW are new to this ranking; all others were in it yesterday
7 Ncase/Case Order HIGHEST (Pop > 4.5M, Cases > 4500) 06-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Cases New Cases NCase/ Case
1 Zimbabwe 14.98 17,194 1,365 7.94%
2 Sweden 10.13 469,748 32,369 6.89%
3 Thailand 70.05 8,966 527 5.88%
4 Ireland 4.97 113,322 5,325 4.70%
5 Rwanda 13.11 8,955 279 3.12%
6 Zambia 18.64 22,645 652 2.88%
7 Malawi 19.37 7,110 175 2.46%
8 UK 68.07 2,774,479 60,916 2.20%
9 Israel 9.20 455,144 9,299 2.04%
10 Lebanon 6.81 195,759 3,620 1.85%
Caseload increases of 11% would double a total caseload in a week; increases of 19% would double a caseload in 4 days
Countries in YELLOW are new to this ranking; all others were in it yesterday
4 Days Order HIGHEST (Pop > 4.5M, Cases > 4500) 06-Jan-2021
NDays (>100) Country, Other Pop in Mill Cases/ 1M Deaths/ 1M Recov/ 1M
347 China 1,429.23 61 3 57
315 S. Korea 51.29 1,267 20 900
314 Japan 126.25 1,964 29 1,611
312 Italy 60.42 36,108 1,263 25,424
309 Iran 84.54 14,852 659 12,172
305 France 65.35 41,014 1,014 3,022
305 Germany 83.92 21,500 435 16,977
305 Singapore 5.87 10,008 5 9,969
304 Spain 46.76 42,398 1,100  
299 Belgium 11.62 56,014 1,700 3,864
No significant changes to any of the key indicators for any of the countries dealing with COVID-19 the longest
Cells in YELLOW show significant increases (more than 5%)
2 Hotspot Order HIGHEST (Pop > 4.5M, Cases > 4500) 06-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Case/T-2 Case/T-1 Case/T
1 Zimbabwe 14.98 15,265 15,829 17,194
2 Sweden 10.13 437,379 437,379 469,748
3 Thailand 70.05 7,694 8,439 8,966
4 Ireland 4.97 101,887 107,997 113,322
5 Rwanda 13.11 8,567 8,676 8,955
6 Zambia 18.64 21,582 21,993 22,645
7 Malawi 19.37 6,844 6,935 7,110
8 UK 68.07 2,654,779 2,713,563 2,774,479
9 Israel 9.20 438,372 445,845 455,144
10 Lebanon 6.81 189,278 192,139 195,759
Sweden is back in the Hotspots today
Countries in YELLOW are new to this ranking; all others were in it yesterday
3 Brightspot Order       06-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Cases Deaths Recovered Total Tests
16 Vietnam (P:100.27M - D:283) 1,504 35 1,339 1,431,631
15 Cambodia (P:16.61M - D:278) 382 0 362 341,480
14 New Zealand (P:5M - D:283) 2,186 25 2,100 1,419,361
13 Taiwan (P:24.03M - D:287) 817 7 697 128,798
12 Benin (P:12.27M - D:239) 3,251 44 3,061 379,760
11 Thailand (P:70.05M - D:290) 8,966 65 4,397 1,217,873
10 Togo (P:8.38M - D:246) 3,722 69 3,479 181,177
9 South Sudan (P:11.25M - D:237) 3,589 63 3,131 77,161
8 Niger (P:24.65M - D:271) 3,500 110 2,061 63,856
7 Nigeria (P:208.56M - D:276) 91,351 1318 75,699 958,911
No changes to the list of countries in the Brightspot group, only key indicators or position changes
Countries in YELLOW are new to this ranking; all others were in it yesterday