WorldMeterDataAnalysisasof7thJanuary2021

13 Case/ 1M Order LOWEST (Pop > 4.5M, Cases > 4500) 09-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Cases Deaths Cases/ 1M
109 China 1,432.20 87,364 4,634 61
108 Thailand 69.81 10,053 67 144
107 DRC 90.76 18,969 611 209
106 Somalia 16.13 4,726 130 293
105 Mali 20.52 7,512 290 366
104 Burkina Faso 21.20 7,866 89 371
103 Malawi 19.38 7,925 208 409
102 Nigeria 208.73 97,478 1,342 467
101 Sudan 44.41 23,316 1,468 525
100 Angola 33.39 18,066 415 541
No changes
13 Case/ 1M Order HIGHEST (Pop > 4.5M, Cases > 4500) 09-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Cases Deaths Cases/ 1M
1 Czechia 10.72 809,601 12,800 75,522
2 USA 332.02 22,456,902 378,149 67,637
3 Belgium 11.62 660,703 19,992 56,859
4 Switzerland 8.69 477,983 8,230 55,004
5 Israel 9.20 477,357 3,596 51,887
6 Netherlands 17.15 858,914 12,171 50,082
7 Sweden 10.13 489,471 9,433 48,319
8 Portugal 10.18 466,709 7,590 45,846
9 Spain 46.76 2,050,360 51,874 43,849
10 UK 68.07 2,957,472 79,833 43,448
No changes
11 Recov/ Case Order HIGHEST (Pop > 4.5M, Cases > 4500) 09-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Cases Recovered Recov/ Cases
1 Singapore 5.87 58,836 58,580 99.56%
2 Tajikistan 9.65 13,305 13,191 99.14%
3 CAR 4.87 4,969 4,885 98.31%
4 Uzbekistan 33.72 77,530 75,947 97.96%
5 Saudi Arabia 35.09 363,582 355,208 97.70%
6 Ghana 31.40 55,461 54,164 97.66%
7 Nepal 29.41 264,159 257,229 97.38%
8 Madagascar 28.07 17,767 17,298 97.36%
9 India 1,387.12 10,432,526 10,056,651 96.40%
10 Ivory Coast 26.73 23,254 22,325 96.00%
Nepal reported recoveries and swapped places with Madagascar
11 Recov/ Case Order LOWEST (Pop > 4.5M, Cases > 4500) 09-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Cases Recovered Recov/ Cases
106 Belgium 11.62 660,703 45,744 6.92%
105 Greece 10.40 143,494 9,989 6.96%
104 France 65.35 2,747,135 201,286 7.33%
103 Serbia 8.72 356,125 31,536 8.86%
102 Ireland 4.97 135,884 23,364 17.19%
101 Uganda 46.50 37,296 12,619 33.83%
100 UK 68.07 2,957,472 1,364,821 46.15%
99 Honduras 9.99 125,557 58,517 46.61%
98 Syria 17.73 12,179 5,889 48.35%
97 Thailand 69.81 10,053 5,546 55.17%
UK increased caseload without much recoveries and swapped places with Honduras
5 NRecov/ Case Order NEW (Pop > 4.5M, Cases > 4500) 09-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Cases Recovered NRecoveries NRecov/ Case
1 Angola 18,066 12,712 757 4.19%
2 Thailand 10,053 5,546 291 2.89%
3 Burkina Faso 7,866 5,710 177 2.25%
4 Malaysia 131,108 105,431 2,708 2.07%
5 Germany 1,895,139 1,511,800 37,800 1.99%
6 Bulgaria 208,012 134,022 3,831 1.84%
7 Slovakia 201,164 141,490 3,107 1.54%
8 Zambia 25,326 20,349 369 1.46%
9 S. Korea 67,999 49,324 955 1.40%
10 Sri Lanka 47,305 40,317 656 1.39%
Angola reported a large number of recoveries (little over 2/3rds 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) 09-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Cases Total Tests Tests/ 1M
1 UAE 9.95 224,704 22,069,744 2,218,065
2 Denmark 5.80 178,497 11,196,466 1,930,425
3 Singapore 5.87 58,836 5,617,894 957,052
4 Israel 9.20 477,357 8,742,628 950,286
5 UK 68.07 2,957,472 58,860,706 864,708
6 USA 332.02 22,456,902 267,513,048 805,714
7 Hong Kong 7.53 9,153 5,548,765 736,888
8 Russia 145.97 3,355,794 92,900,000 636,432
9 Belgium 11.62 660,703 7,210,469 620,522
10 Spain 46.76 2,050,360 27,839,319 595,366
No changes
8 Tests/ 1M Order LOWEST (Pop > 4.5M, Cases > 4500) 09-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 10,241 42,080 3,666
99 Malawi 19.38 7,925 92,335 4,764
98 Nigeria 208.73 97,478 1,011,584 4,846
97 Angola 33.39 18,066 174,111 5,214
96 Afghanistan 39.38 53,400 212,147 5,387
95 Cameroon 26.87 26,848 149,000 5,545
94 Mali 20.52 7,512 136,739 6,664
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) 09-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Total Tests New Tests NTests/ 1M
1 Canada 37.91 15,420,760 1,090,196 28,757
2 UAE 9.95 22,069,744 166,435 16,727
3 Denmark 5.80 11,196,466 96,905 16,708
4 Israel 9.20 8,742,628 124,848 13,570
5 UK 68.07 58,860,706 628,976 9,240
6 USA 332.02 267,513,048 2,068,185 6,229
7 Norway 5.44 2,975,796 32,740 6,018
8 France 65.35 37,239,217 349,174 5,343
9 Finland 5.55 2,558,008 28,553 5,145
10 Lebanon 6.81 2,166,592 28,688 4,213
Large number of tests by Canada (23rd in the world), UAE (1st), Denmark (2nd), 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) 09-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Cases Deaths Death/ Cases
109 Singapore 5.87 58,836 29 0.05%
108 UAE 9.95 224,704 697 0.31%
107 Malaysia 32.58 131,108 537 0.41%
106 Sri Lanka 21.46 47,305 225 0.48%
105 Guinea 13.32 13,904 81 0.58%
104 Ivory Coast 26.73 23,254 139 0.60%
103 Ghana 31.40 55,461 336 0.61%
102 Thailand 69.81 10,053 67 0.67%
101 Tajikistan 9.65 13,305 90 0.68%
100 Belarus 9.45 208,601 1,498 0.72%
Thailand increased caseload without new deaths, swapped places with Tajikistan
9 Death/ Case Order HIGHEST (Pop > 4.5M, Cases > 4500) 09-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Cases Deaths Death/ Cases
1 Mexico 129.64 1,507,931 132,069 8.76%
2 Ecuador 17.78 219,148 14,165 6.46%
3 Sudan 44.41 23,316 1,468 6.30%
4 Syria 17.73 12,179 763 6.26%
5 Egypt 103.36 147,810 8,085 5.47%
6 Bolivia 11.76 171,154 9,328 5.45%
7 China 1,432.20 87,364 4,634 5.30%
8 Iran 84.55 1,274,514 56,018 4.40%
9 Afghanistan 39.38 53,400 2,264 4.24%
10 Bulgaria 6.92 208,012 8,078 3.88%
Bolivia increased caseload without too many deaths overnight, swapped places with Egypt
1 Death/ 1M Order LOWEST (Pop > 4.5M, Cases > 4500) 09-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Cases Deaths Deaths/ 1M
109 Thailand 69.81 10,053 67 1
108 China 1,432.20 87,364 4,634 3
107 Burkina Faso 21.20 7,866 89 4
106 Singapore 5.87 58,836 29 5
105 Ivory Coast 26.73 23,254 139 5
104 Mozambique 31.71 20,482 181 6
103 Guinea 13.32 13,904 81 6
102 Nigeria 208.73 97,478 1,342 6
101 Uganda 46.50 37,296 300 6
100 DRC 90.76 18,969 611 7
No changes
1 Death/ 1M Order HIGHEST (Pop > 4.5M, Cases > 4500) 09-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Cases Deaths Deaths/ 1M
1 Belgium 11.62 660,703 19,992 1720
2 Italy 60.41 2,237,890 77,911 1290
3 Czechia 10.72 809,601 12,800 1194
4 UK 68.07 2,957,472 79,833 1173
5 Bulgaria 6.92 208,012 8,078 1167
6 Peru 33.21 1,029,471 38,145 1149
7 USA 332.02 22,456,902 378,149 1139
8 Spain 46.76 2,050,360 51,874 1109
9 Hungary 9.65 337,743 10,440 1082
10 France 65.35 2,747,135 67,431 1032
UK reported new deaths and swapped place with Bulgaria (4th in the world for number of deaths to population)
7 Ncase/Case Order LOWEST (Pop > 4.5M, Cases > 4500) 09-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Cases New Cases NCase/ Case
92 Saudi Arabia 35.09 363,582 97 0.03%
91 China 1,432.20 87,364 33 0.04%
90 Australia 25.66 28,583 12 0.04%
89 Uzbekistan 33.72 77,530 45 0.06%
88 Iraq 40.69 601,424 669 0.11%
87 Afghanistan 39.38 53,400 68 0.13%
86 Bangladesh 165.56 520,690 785 0.15%
85 India 1,387.12 10,432,526 18,482 0.18%
84 Kyrgyzstan 6.58 82,138 147 0.18%
83 Nepal 29.41 264,159 554 0.21%
Low new cases again by India, Honduras, Bangladesh, 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) 09-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Cases New Cases NCase/ Case
1 Ireland 4.97 135,884 8,227 6.05%
2 Zimbabwe 14.97 19,660 985 5.01%
3 Zambia 18.65 25,326 1,029 4.06%
4 Malawi 19.38 7,925 314 3.96%
5 Japan 126.27 265,299 6,906 2.60%
6 Lebanon 6.81 210,139 5,440 2.59%
7 Mozambique 31.71 20,482 521 2.54%
8 Cuba 11.32 13,823 344 2.49%
9 UK 68.07 2,957,472 68,053 2.30%
10 Portugal 10.18 466,709 10,176 2.18%
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) 09-Jan-2021
NDays (>100) Country, Other Pop in Mill Cases/ 1M Deaths/ 1M Recov/ 1M
350 China 1,432.20 61 3 57
318 S. Korea 51.28 1,326 21 962
317 Japan 126.27 2,101 31 1,693
315 Italy 60.41 37,045 1,290 26,313
312 Iran 84.55 15,074 663 12,521
308 France 65.35 42,037 1,032 3,080
308 Germany 83.93 22,580 481 18,013
308 Singapore 5.87 10,023 5 9,980
307 Spain 46.76 43,849 1,109  
302 Belgium 11.62 56,859 1,720 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) 09-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Pop in Mill Case/T-2 Case/T-1 Case/T
1 Ireland 4.97 121,154 127,657 135,884
2 Zimbabwe 14.97 17,804 18,675 19,660
3 Zambia 18.65 23,495 24,297 25,326
4 Malawi 19.38 7,337 7,611 7,925
5 Japan 126.27 252,317 258,393 265,299
6 Lebanon 6.81 199,925 204,699 210,139
7 Cuba 11.32 13,165 13,479 13,823
8 Mozambique 31.71 19,667 19,961 20,482
9 UK 68.07 2,836,801 2,889,419 2,957,472
10 Portugal 10.18 446,606 456,533 466,709
UK and Portugal are back in the Hotspots - Also, Cuba is in the Hotspots 1st time ever
Countries in YELLOW are new to this ranking; all others were in it yesterday
3 Brightspot Order       09-Jan-2021
Rank Country, Other Cases Deaths Recovered Total Tests
16 Vietnam (P:100.8M - D:286) 1,512 35 1,357 1,431,631
15 Cambodia (P:16.83M - D:281) 387 0 365 351,563
14 New Zealand (P:5.01M - D:286) 2,188 25 2,101 1,426,787
13 Taiwan (P:23.66M - D:290) 828 7 720 131,483
12 Benin (P:12.28M - D:242) 3,304 44 3,185 396,208
11 Thailand (P:69.81M - D:293) 10,053 67 5,546 1,217,873
10 Togo (P:8.37M - D:249) 3,894 72 3,581 185,297
9 South Sudan (P:11.25M - D:240) 3,589 63 3,131 77,161
8 Niger (P:24.65M - D:274) 3,747 125 2,311 64,778
7 Nigeria (P:208.73M - D:279) 97,478 1342 78,552 1,011,584
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