WorldMeterDataAnalysisasof5thJanuary2021

13 Case/ 1M Order LOWEST (Pop > 4.5M, Cases > 4500) 07-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Cases Deaths Cases/ 1M
109 China 1,430.79 87,278 4,634 61
108 Thailand 69.63 9,331 66 134
107 DRC 91.07 18,487 599 203
106 Somalia 16.13 4,726 130 293
105 Burkina Faso 21.18 7,563 89 357
104 Mali 20.54 7,395 285 360
103 Malawi 19.36 7,337 199 379
102 Nigeria 208.78 94,369 1,324 452
101 Sudan 44.41 23,316 1,468 525
100 Angola 33.39 17,864 413 535
No changes
13 Case/ 1M Order HIGHEST (Pop > 4.5M, Cases > 4500) 07-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Cases Deaths Cases/ 1M
1 Czechia 10.72 776,967 12,436 72,478
2 USA 332.01 21,857,616 369,990 65,834
3 Belgium 11.62 652,735 19,827 56,173
4 Switzerland 8.69 470,789 8,109 54,176
5 Israel 9.20 463,448 3,529 50,375
6 Netherlands 17.15 841,163 11,999 49,047
7 Sweden 10.13 469,748 8,985 46,372
8 Portugal 10.18 446,606 7,377 43,871
9 Spain 46.76 1,982,544 51,430 42,398
10 UK 68.07 2,836,801 77,346 41,675
UK increased caseload further and took the 10th place on the highest caseload per pop in the world (displaced France)
11 Recov/ Case Order HIGHEST (Pop > 4.5M, Cases > 4500) 07-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Cases Recovered Recov/ Cases
1 Singapore 5.87 58,780 58,541 99.59%
2 Tajikistan 9.65 13,305 13,111 98.54%
3 CAR 4.87 4,969 4,885 98.31%
4 Uzbekistan 33.72 77,350 75,650 97.80%
5 Ghana 31.40 55,168 53,928 97.75%
6 Saudi Arabia 35.09 363,377 354,899 97.67%
7 Madagascar 28.07 17,767 17,298 97.36%
8 Nepal 29.41 263,193 256,161 97.33%
9 Ivory Coast 26.70 22,963 22,212 96.73%
10 India 1,387.05 10,395,938 10,016,163 96.35%
CAR reported recoveries and took the 3rd spot; Ghana increased caseload without recoveries and swapped places with Uzbekistan
All countries from Saudi Arabia to India moved down due to the insertion of CAR in the 3rd spot
11 Recov/ Case Order LOWEST (Pop > 4.5M, Cases > 4500) 07-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Cases Recovered Recov/ Cases
106 Belgium 11.62 652,735 45,303 6.94%
105 Greece 10.40 142,267 9,989 7.02%
104 France 65.35 2,705,618 198,756 7.35%
103 Serbia 8.72 352,120 31,536 8.96%
102 Ireland 4.97 121,154 23,364 19.28%
101 Uganda 46.46 36,702 12,494 34.04%
100 Honduras 9.99 124,899 57,348 45.92%
99 Thailand 69.63 9,331 4,418 47.35%
98 UK 68.07 2,836,801 1,345,824 47.44%
97 Syria 17.71 11,988 5,753 47.99%
CAR reported recoveries and dropped off this chart; all countries from Honduras moved up
Syria reported more recoveries and moved from 8th to 10th
5 NRecov/ Case Order NEW (Pop > 4.5M, Cases > 4500) 07-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Cases Recovered NRecoveries NRecov/ Case
1 CAR 4,969 4,885 2,961 59.59%
2 Mauritania 15,111 12,805 428 2.83%
3 Burkina Faso 7,563 5,474 174 2.30%
4 S. Korea 66,686 47,649 1,477 2.21%
5 Brazil 7,874,539 7,036,530 161,300 2.05%
6 Bulgaria 206,392 128,789 4,165 2.02%
7 Paraguay 111,694 87,747 1,947 1.74%
8 Nigeria 94,369 77,299 1,600 1.70%
9 Sri Lanka 46,248 39,023 761 1.65%
10 Cuba 13,165 11,248 212 1.61%
CAR reported a large number of recoveries (almost 99% 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) 07-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Cases Total Tests Tests/ 1M
1 UAE 9.95 218,766 21,740,209 2,184,946
2 Denmark 5.80 174,995 10,994,946 1,895,680
3 Singapore 5.87 58,780 5,617,894 957,052
4 Israel 9.20 463,448 8,488,069 922,616
5 UK 68.07 2,836,801 57,652,433 846,958
6 USA 332.01 21,857,616 263,536,018 793,759
7 Hong Kong 7.53 9,075 5,548,765 736,888
8 Russia 145.97 3,308,601 92,300,000 632,322
9 Belgium 11.62 652,735 7,052,844 606,957
10 Spain 46.76 1,982,544 27,839,319 595,366
No changes
8 Tests/ 1M Order LOWEST (Pop > 4.5M, Cases > 4500) 07-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 19.36 7,337 90,035 4,651
98 Nigeria 208.78 94,369 980,046 4,694
97 Angola 33.39 17,864 174,111 5,214
96 Afghanistan 39.38 53,207 209,244 5,313
95 Cameroon 26.87 26,848 149,000 5,545
94 Mali 20.54 7,395 136,739 6,657
93 CAR 4.87 4,969 35,523 7,294
92 Guinea 13.31 13,845 108,411 8,145
No changes
6 Ntest/1M Order NEW (Pop > 4.5M, Cases > 4500) 07-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Total Tests New Tests NTests/ 1M
1 Denmark 5.80 10,994,946 100,410 17,312
2 UAE 9.95 21,740,209 156,553 15,734
3 Israel 9.20 8,488,069 121,816 13,241
4 Ireland 4.97 2,520,382 48,250 9,708
5 Portugal 10.18 5,845,618 97,012 9,530
6 UK 68.07 57,652,433 508,078 7,464
7 USA 332.01 263,536,018 2,183,686 6,577
8 Australia 25.65 11,753,583 162,912 6,351
9 Lebanon 6.81 2,110,659 30,255 4,443
10 Switzerland 8.69 3,765,936 31,709 3,649
Large number of tests reported by Denmark (2nd in the world for testing), UAE (1st) and Israel (4th)
Countries in YELLOW are new to this ranking; all others were in it yesterday
9 Death/ Case Order LOWEST (Pop > 4.5M, Cases > 4500) 07-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Cases Deaths Death/ Cases
109 Singapore 5.87 58,780 29 0.05%
108 UAE 9.95 218,766 689 0.31%
107 Malaysia 32.58 125,438 513 0.41%
106 Sri Lanka 21.46 46,248 219 0.47%
105 Guinea 13.31 13,845 81 0.59%
104 Ivory Coast 26.70 22,963 138 0.60%
103 Ghana 31.40 55,168 335 0.61%
102 Tajikistan 9.65 13,305 90 0.68%
101 Thailand 69.63 9,331 66 0.71%
100 Nepal 29.41 263,193 1,899 0.72%
Thailand increased caseload without new deaths, took the 9th spot displacing Nepal down
9 Death/ Case Order HIGHEST (Pop > 4.5M, Cases > 4500) 07-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Cases Deaths Death/ Cases
1 Mexico 129.63 1,479,835 129,987 8.78%
2 Ecuador 17.78 217,377 14,146 6.51%
3 Sudan 44.41 23,316 1,468 6.30%
4 Syria 17.71 11,988 747 6.23%
5 Bolivia 11.76 166,981 9,287 5.56%
6 Egypt 103.33 145,590 7,975 5.48%
7 China 1,430.79 87,278 4,634 5.31%
8 Iran 84.55 1,261,903 55,830 4.42%
9 Afghanistan 39.38 53,207 2,253 4.23%
10 Bulgaria 6.92 206,392 7,961 3.86%
Bulgaria reported more deaths and took the 10th spot from Mali
1 Death/ 1M Order LOWEST (Pop > 4.5M, Cases > 4500) 07-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Cases Deaths Deaths/ 1M
109 Thailand 69.63 9,331 66 1
108 China 1,430.79 87,278 4,634 3
107 Burkina Faso 21.18 7,563 89 4
106 Singapore 5.87 58,780 29 5
105 Ivory Coast 26.70 22,963 138 5
104 Mozambique 31.72 19,667 172 5
103 Guinea 13.31 13,845 81 6
102 Uganda 46.46 36,702 294 6
101 Nigeria 208.78 94,369 1,324 6
100 DRC 91.07 18,487 599 7
No changes
1 Death/ 1M Order HIGHEST (Pop > 4.5M, Cases > 4500) 07-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Cases Deaths Deaths/ 1M
1 Belgium 11.62 652,735 19,827 1706
2 Italy 60.41 2,201,945 76,877 1273
3 Czechia 10.72 776,967 12,436 1160
4 Bulgaria 6.92 206,392 7,961 1150
5 Peru 33.21 1,024,432 37,991 1144
6 UK 68.07 2,836,801 77,346 1136
7 USA 332.01 21,857,616 369,990 1114
8 Spain 46.76 1,982,544 51,430 1100
9 Hungary 9.65 331,768 10,198 1057
10 France 65.35 2,705,618 66,565 1019
Bulgaria reported more deaths and swapped places with Peru
USA reported more deaths and swapped places with Spain
7 Ncase/Case Order LOWEST (Pop > 4.5M, Cases > 4500) 07-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Cases New Cases NCase/ Case
99 Saudi Arabia 35.09 363,377 118 0.03%
98 Singapore 5.87 58,780 31 0.05%
97 Australia 25.65 28,543 20 0.07%
96 Uzbekistan 33.72 77,350 55 0.07%
95 Oman 5.17 129,888 114 0.09%
94 China 1,430.79 87,278 95 0.11%
93 CAR 4.87 4,969 6 0.12%
92 Iraq 40.68 599,965 839 0.14%
91 Nepal 29.41 263,193 409 0.16%
90 Kyrgyzstan 6.58 81,656 144 0.18%
Low new cases again by Honduras, Singapore, 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) 07-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Cases New Cases NCase/ Case
1 Ireland 4.97 121,154 7,832 6.46%
2 Burkina Faso 21.18 7,563 437 5.78%
3 Thailand 69.63 9,331 365 3.91%
4 Zambia 18.65 23,495 850 3.62%
5 Zimbabwe 14.97 17,804 610 3.43%
6 Nigeria 208.78 94,369 3,018 3.20%
7 Malawi 19.36 7,337 227 3.09%
8 S. Korea 51.30 66,686 1,707 2.56%
9 Slovakia 5.46 196,047 4,959 2.53%
10 Norway 5.44 52,967 1,302 2.46%
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) 07-Jan-2021
NDays (>100) Country, Other Pop in Mill Cases/ 1M Deaths/ 1M Recov/ 1M
348 China 1,430.79 61 3 57
316 S. Korea 51.30 1,300 20 929
315 Japan 126.28 1,998 29 1,640
313 Italy 60.41 36,450 1,273 25,763
310 Iran 84.55 14,925 660 12,307
306 France 65.35 41,402 1,019 3,041
306 Germany 83.92 21,940 455 17,290
306 Singapore 5.87 10,014 5 9,973
305 Spain 46.76 42,398 1,100  
300 Belgium 11.62 56,173 1,706 3,899
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) 07-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Case/T-2 Case/T-1 Case/T
1 Ireland 4.97 107,997 113,322 121,154
2 Burkina Faso 21.18 7,051 7,126 7,563
3 Thailand 69.63 8,439 8,966 9,331
4 Zambia 18.65 21,993 22,645 23,495
5 Zimbabwe 14.97 15,829 17,194 17,804
6 Malawi 19.36 6,935 7,110 7,337
7 Nigeria 208.78 90,080 91,351 94,369
8 S. Korea 51.30 64,264 64,979 66,686
9 Slovakia 5.46 188,099 191,088 196,047
10 Norway 5.44 51,034 51,665 52,967
Slovakia is back in the Hotspots today
Countries in YELLOW are new to this ranking; all others were in it yesterday
3 Brightspot Order       07-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Cases Deaths Recovered Total Tests
16 Vietnam (P:100.33M - D:284) 1,505 35 1,353 1,431,631
15 Cambodia (P:16.74M - D:279) 385 0 362 341,480
14 New Zealand (P:5.01M - D:284) 2,188 25 2,101 1,426,787
13 Taiwan (P:24.09M - D:288) 819 7 700 129,393
12 Benin (P:12.28M - D:240) 3,304 44 3,185 396,208
11 Thailand (P:69.63M - D:291) 9,331 66 4,418 1,217,873
10 Togo (P:8.39M - D:247) 3,807 70 3,544 183,330
9 South Sudan (P:11.25M - D:238) 3,589 63 3,131 77,161
8 Niger (P:24.72M - D:272) 3,634 113 2,182 64,778
7 Nigeria (P:208.78M - D:277) 94,369 1324 77,299 980,046
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