WorldMeterDataAnalysisasof6thJanuary2021

13 Case/ 1M Order LOWEST (Pop > 4.5M, Cases > 4500) 08-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Cases Deaths Cases/ 1M
109 China 1,431.66 87,331 4,634 61
108 Thailand 69.79 9,841 67 141
107 DRC 90.96 18,738 610 206
106 Somalia 16.13 4,726 130 293
105 Mali 20.57 7,427 286 361
104 Burkina Faso 21.19 7,713 89 364
103 Malawi 19.37 7,611 203 393
102 Nigeria 208.55 95,934 1,330 460
101 Sudan 44.41 23,316 1,468 525
100 Angola 33.41 17,974 413 538
Burkina Faso increased caseload and swapped places with Mali
13 Case/ 1M Order HIGHEST (Pop > 4.5M, Cases > 4500) 08-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Cases Deaths Cases/ 1M
1 Czechia 10.72 809,601 12,800 75,522
2 USA 332.01 22,132,045 374,124 66,661
3 Belgium 11.62 658,655 19,936 56,683
4 Switzerland 8.69 474,764 8,178 54,633
5 Israel 9.20 474,001 3,565 51,522
6 Netherlands 17.15 850,790 12,084 49,609
7 Sweden 10.13 482,284 9,262 47,609
8 Portugal 10.18 456,533 7,472 44,846
9 Spain 46.76 2,024,904 51,675 43,304
10 UK 68.07 2,889,419 78,508 42,448
No changes
11 Recov/ Case Order HIGHEST (Pop > 4.5M, Cases > 4500) 08-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Cases Recovered Recov/ Cases
1 Singapore 5.87 58,836 58,562 99.53%
2 Tajikistan 9.65 13,305 13,153 98.86%
3 CAR 4.87 4,969 4,885 98.31%
4 Uzbekistan 33.72 77,485 75,875 97.92%
5 Saudi Arabia 35.10 363,485 355,037 97.68%
6 Ghana 31.40 55,461 54,164 97.66%
7 Madagascar 28.07 17,767 17,298 97.36%
8 Nepal 29.41 263,605 256,644 97.36%
9 India 1,387.06 10,414,044 10,037,398 96.38%
10 Ivory Coast 26.73 23,173 22,301 96.24%
Ghana increased caseload without much recoveries and swapped places with Saudi Arabia
Ivory Coast increased caseload without much recoveries and swapped places with India
11 Recov/ Case Order LOWEST (Pop > 4.5M, Cases > 4500) 08-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Cases Recovered Recov/ Cases
106 Belgium 11.62 658,655 45,744 6.95%
105 Greece 10.40 142,777 9,989 7.00%
104 France 65.35 2,727,321 198,756 7.29%
103 Serbia 8.72 353,907 31,536 8.91%
102 Ireland 4.97 127,657 23,364 18.30%
101 Uganda 46.46 37,074 12,544 33.84%
100 Honduras 9.99 125,118 57,348 45.84%
99 UK 68.07 2,889,419 1,364,821 47.24%
98 Syria 17.72 12,084 5,824 48.20%
97 Thailand 69.79 9,841 5,255 53.40%
Thailand reported recoveries and moved from 8th to 10th position in this chart; UK and Syria moved up due to that
5 NRecov/ Case Order NEW (Pop > 4.5M, Cases > 4500) 08-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Cases Recovered NRecoveries NRecov/ Case
1 Norway 53,792 46,611 8,953 16.64%
2 Thailand 9,841 5,255 837 8.51%
3 Angola 17,974 11,955 478 2.66%
4 Belarus 208,601 190,966 4,572 2.19%
5 Hungary 337,743 186,449 6,908 2.05%
6 Denmark 176,837 147,867 3,012 1.70%
7 Czechia 809,601 651,814 13,631 1.68%
8 Malaysia 128,465 102,723 2,145 1.67%
9 UAE 221,754 199,178 3,658 1.65%
10 Mozambique 19,961 17,455 314 1.57%
Norway 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) 08-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Cases Total Tests Tests/ 1M
1 UAE 9.95 221,754 21,903,309 2,201,338
2 Denmark 5.80 176,837 11,099,561 1,913,717
3 Singapore 5.87 58,836 5,617,894 957,052
4 Israel 9.20 474,001 8,617,780 936,715
5 UK 68.07 2,889,419 58,231,730 855,468
6 USA 332.01 22,132,045 265,444,863 799,509
7 Hong Kong 7.53 9,108 5,548,765 736,888
8 Russia 145.97 3,355,794 92,900,000 636,432
9 Belgium 11.62 658,655 7,166,986 616,780
10 Spain 46.76 2,024,904 27,839,319 595,366
No changes
8 Tests/ 1M Order LOWEST (Pop > 4.5M, Cases > 4500) 08-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 11.48 10,203 42,080 3,666
99 Malawi 19.37 7,611 91,068 4,701
98 Nigeria 208.55 95,934 1,004,915 4,819
97 Angola 33.41 17,974 174,111 5,211
96 Afghanistan 39.39 53,332 210,839 5,353
95 Cameroon 26.87 26,848 149,000 5,545
94 Mali 20.57 7,427 136,739 6,647
93 CAR 4.87 4,969 35,523 7,294
92 Guinea 13.32 13,904 110,040 8,261
No changes
6 Ntest/1M Order NEW (Pop > 4.5M, Cases > 4500) 08-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Total Tests New Tests NTests/ 1M
1 Netherlands 17.15 6,352,647 350,909 20,461
2 Denmark 5.80 11,099,561 104,615 18,037
3 UAE 9.95 21,903,309 163,100 16,392
4 Israel 9.20 8,617,780 129,711 14,099
5 Norway 5.44 2,943,056 65,454 12,032
6 Czechia 10.72 4,001,781 120,831 11,272
7 Belgium 11.62 7,166,986 114,142 9,823
8 UK 68.07 58,231,730 579,297 8,510
9 France 65.35 36,890,043 432,782 6,623
10 Ireland 4.97 2,548,991 28,609 5,756
Large number of tests by Netherlands (25th in the world), Denmark (2nd), UAE (1st), Israel (4th), Norway (13th) and Czechia (24th)
Countries in YELLOW are new to this ranking; all others were in it yesterday
9 Death/ Case Order LOWEST (Pop > 4.5M, Cases > 4500) 08-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Cases Deaths Death/ Cases
109 Singapore 5.87 58,836 29 0.05%
108 UAE 9.95 221,754 694 0.31%
107 Malaysia 32.58 128,465 521 0.41%
106 Sri Lanka 21.46 46,780 222 0.47%
105 Guinea 13.32 13,904 81 0.58%
104 Ivory Coast 26.73 23,173 138 0.60%
103 Ghana 31.40 55,461 336 0.61%
102 Tajikistan 9.65 13,305 90 0.68%
101 Thailand 69.79 9,841 67 0.68%
100 Belarus 9.45 208,601 1,498 0.72%
Belarus increased caseload without new deaths, took the 10th spot from Nepal
9 Death/ Case Order HIGHEST (Pop > 4.5M, Cases > 4500) 08-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Cases Deaths Death/ Cases
1 Mexico 129.64 1,493,569 131,031 8.77%
2 Ecuador 17.78 218,385 14,158 6.48%
3 Sudan 44.41 23,316 1,468 6.30%
4 Syria 17.72 12,084 755 6.25%
5 Bolivia 11.76 168,891 9,304 5.51%
6 Egypt 103.31 146,809 8,029 5.47%
7 China 1,431.66 87,331 4,634 5.31%
8 Iran 84.55 1,268,263 55,933 4.41%
9 Afghanistan 39.39 53,332 2,257 4.23%
10 Bulgaria 6.92 207,259 8,017 3.87%
No changes
1 Death/ 1M Order LOWEST (Pop > 4.5M, Cases > 4500) 08-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Cases Deaths Deaths/ 1M
109 Thailand 69.79 9,841 67 1
108 China 1,431.66 87,331 4,634 3
107 Burkina Faso 21.19 7,713 89 4
106 Singapore 5.87 58,836 29 5
105 Ivory Coast 26.73 23,173 138 5
104 Mozambique 31.68 19,961 176 6
103 Guinea 13.32 13,904 81 6
102 Nigeria 208.55 95,934 1,330 6
101 Uganda 46.46 37,074 297 6
100 DRC 90.96 18,738 610 7
Uganda reported new deaths and swapped places with Nigeria
1 Death/ 1M Order HIGHEST (Pop > 4.5M, Cases > 4500) 08-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Cases Deaths Deaths/ 1M
1 Belgium 11.62 658,655 19,936 1716
2 Italy 60.41 2,220,361 77,291 1279
3 Czechia 10.72 809,601 12,800 1194
4 Bulgaria 6.92 207,259 8,017 1159
5 UK 68.07 2,889,419 78,508 1153
6 Peru 33.21 1,026,690 38,049 1146
7 USA 332.01 22,132,045 374,124 1127
8 Spain 46.76 2,024,904 51,675 1105
9 Hungary 9.65 337,743 10,440 1082
10 France 65.35 2,727,321 66,841 1023
UK reported deaths and swapped places with Peru
7 Ncase/Case Order LOWEST (Pop > 4.5M, Cases > 4500) 08-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Cases New Cases NCase/ Case
101 Saudi Arabia 35.10 363,485 108 0.03%
100 China 1,431.66 87,331 53 0.06%
99 Singapore 5.87 58,836 56 0.10%
98 Australia 25.65 28,571 28 0.10%
97 Iraq 40.69 600,755 790 0.13%
96 Oman 5.17 130,070 182 0.14%
95 Nepal 29.41 263,605 412 0.16%
94 India 1,387.06 10,414,044 18,106 0.17%
93 Uzbekistan 33.72 77,485 135 0.17%
92 Honduras 9.99 125,118 219 0.18%
Low new cases again by India, 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) 08-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Cases New Cases NCase/ Case
1 Thailand 69.79 9,841 510 5.18%
2 Ireland 4.97 127,657 6,503 5.09%
3 Zimbabwe 14.98 18,675 871 4.66%
4 Czechia 10.72 809,601 32,634 4.03%
5 Malawi 19.37 7,611 274 3.60%
6 Zambia 18.65 24,297 802 3.30%
7 Sweden 10.13 482,284 12,536 2.60%
8 Malaysia 32.58 128,465 3,027 2.36%
9 Japan 126.29 258,393 6,076 2.35%
10 Lebanon 6.81 204,699 4,774 2.33%
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) 08-Jan-2021
NDays (>100) Country, Other Pop in Mill Cases/ 1M Deaths/ 1M Recov/ 1M
349 China 1,431.66 61 3 57
317 S. Korea 51.30 1,313 21 943
316 Japan 126.29 2,046 30 1,666
314 Italy 60.41 36,755 1,279 26,022
311 Iran 84.55 15,000 662 12,425
307 France 65.35 41,734 1,023 3,041
307 Germany 83.92 22,275 468 17,564
307 Singapore 5.87 10,023 5 9,976
306 Spain 46.76 43,304 1,105  
301 Belgium 11.62 56,683 1,716 3,937
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) 08-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Case/T-2 Case/T-1 Case/T
1 Ireland 4.97 113,322 121,154 127,657
2 Thailand 69.79 8,966 9,331 9,841
3 Zimbabwe 14.98 17,194 17,804 18,675
4 Czechia 10.72 759,635 776,967 809,601
5 Malawi 19.37 7,110 7,337 7,611
6 Zambia 18.65 22,645 23,495 24,297
7 Sweden 10.13 469,748 469,748 482,284
8 Malaysia 32.58 122,845 125,438 128,465
9 Japan 126.29 247,960 252,317 258,393
10 Lebanon 6.81 195,759 199,925 204,699
Sweden is back in the Hotspots today
Countries in YELLOW are new to this ranking; all others were in it yesterday
3 Brightspot Order       08-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Cases Deaths Recovered Total Tests
16 Vietnam (P:100.6M - D:285) 1,509 35 1,353 1,431,631
15 Cambodia (P:16.78M - D:280) 386 0 362 349,402
14 New Zealand (P:5.01M - D:285) 2,188 25 2,101 1,426,787
13 Taiwan (P:23.57M - D:289) 825 7 714 130,891
12 Benin (P:12.28M - D:241) 3,304 44 3,185 396,208
11 Thailand (P:69.79M - D:292) 9,841 67 5,255 1,217,873
10 Togo (P:8.38M - D:248) 3,845 72 3,560 184,257
9 South Sudan (P:11.25M - D:239) 3,589 63 3,131 77,161
8 Niger (P:24.71M - D:273) 3,706 119 2,253 64,778
7 Nigeria (P:208.55M - D:278) 95,934 1330 77,982 1,004,915
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