fbpx

Current COVID’19 Situation in Pakistan and worldwide

The COVID-19 pandemic in Pakistan is part of the ongoing pandemic of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). On 26 February 2020, it was confirmed virus reached in Pakistan. When two cases were recorded (a student in Karachi who just returned from Iran and another person in the Islamabad Capital Territory). On 18 March, cases had been registered in all four provinces. By 17 June, each district in Pakistan had recorded at least one confirmed case of COVID-19.

Current COVID-19 pandemic situation in Pakistan with latest figures
COVID-19 Status in Pakistan
Cases
1,221,261
Deaths
27,135
Active
64,564
Critical
5,117
Recovered
1,129,562
Last Update on: September 19, 2021 at 7:55 am

On 12 January 2020, the World Health Organization (WHO) confirmed that a novel coronavirus was the cause of a respiratory illness in a cluster of people in Wuhan City, Hubei Province, China, which was reported to the WHO on 31 December 2019.

The coronavirus COVID-19 is affecting 214 countries and territories around the world and 2 international conveyances. After midnight (GMT+0) day is reset. The list of countries and territories and their continental regional classification is based on the United Nations geoscheme.

Current worldwide coronavirus (COVID-19) realtime data based on the United Nations Geoscheme.
Country Total Cases New Cases Total Deaths New Deaths Recovered Active Cases Critical Cases Cases/1M pop Deaths/1M pop Total Tests Tests/1M pop
USA 42,866,805 - 691,562 - 32,483,226 9,692,017 24,850 128,591 2,075 618,987,057 1,856,825
India 33,447,010 - 444,869 - 32,664,351 337,790 8,944 23,951 319 550,780,273 394,413
Brazil 21,230,325 - 590,547 - 20,280,294 359,484 8,318 99,026 2,755 57,282,520 267,185
UK 7,400,739 - 135,147 - 5,958,691 1,306,901 1,020 108,327 1,978 289,860,893 4,242,772
Russia 7,254,754 - 197,425 - 6,485,264 572,065 2,300 49,687 1,352 186,100,000 1,274,566
France 6,949,519 - 116,002 - 6,626,486 207,031 2,000 106,182 1,772 134,787,318 2,059,430
Turkey 6,820,861 - 61,361 - 6,309,910 449,590 633 79,833 718 82,099,933 960,914
Iran 5,408,860 - 116,791 - 4,736,896 555,173 6,836 63,413 1,369 30,123,729 353,167
Argentina 5,238,610 - 114,367 - 5,093,351 30,892 1,516 114,634 2,503 24,252,818 530,711
Colombia 4,939,251 - 125,860 - 4,777,796 35,595 542 95,832 2,442 25,011,054 485,270
Spain 4,929,546 - 85,783 - 4,633,527 210,236 1,028 105,384 1,834 63,040,355 1,347,685
Italy 4,632,275 - 130,284 - 4,388,951 113,040 519 76,752 2,159 89,156,919 1,477,237
Indonesia 4,188,529 - 140,323 - 3,983,140 65,066 - 15,119 507 36,221,791 130,750
Germany 4,146,128 - 93,555 - 3,882,700 169,873 1,217 49,295 1,112 70,379,237 836,761
Mexico 3,564,694 11,711 271,303 765 2,916,271 377,120 4,798 27,300 2,078 10,347,746 79,247
Poland 2,897,395 - 75,487 - 2,659,020 162,888 110 76,658 1,997 20,373,472 539,034
South Africa 2,880,349 - 86,116 - 2,728,961 65,272 546 47,834 1,430 17,321,958 287,668
Philippines 2,347,550 - 36,583 - 2,126,879 184,088 3,170 21,083 329 20,226,079 181,646
Ukraine 2,344,398 - 54,829 - 2,230,306 59,263 177 54,000 1,263 12,448,211 286,729
Peru 2,166,419 - 198,976 - - 1,967,443 1,034 64,614 5,935 17,463,391 520,853
Malaysia 2,082,876 - 23,067 - 1,840,450 219,359 1,165 63,370 702 28,356,181 862,713
Netherlands 1,983,252 - 18,111 - 1,893,588 71,553 194 115,434 1,054 17,043,097 991,979
Iraq 1,972,705 - 21,775 - 1,857,873 93,057 609 47,748 527 14,946,506 361,773
Czechia 1,685,878 - 30,429 - 1,650,292 5,157 31 157,073 2,835 37,341,401 3,479,088
Japan 1,668,136 - 17,097 - 1,564,097 86,942 1,559 13,239 136 23,909,407 189,748
Chile 1,646,994 - 37,339 - 1,603,507 6,148 445 85,269 1,933 21,193,085 1,097,222
Canada 1,571,327 - 27,384 - 1,498,486 45,457 638 41,195 718 41,973,569 1,100,412
Bangladesh 1,541,300 - 27,182 - 1,498,654 15,464 1,415 9,247 163 9,413,033 56,474
Thailand 1,476,477 13,576 15,363 117 1,330,019 131,095 4,387 21,089 219 9,201,621 131,428
Pakistan 1,221,261 - 27,135 - 1,129,562 64,564 5,117 5,402 120 18,797,433 83,143
Israel 1,220,397 - 7,511 - 1,127,750 85,136 717 130,860 805 20,404,489 2,187,914
Belgium 1,219,814 - 25,497 - 1,133,872 60,445 218 104,698 2,188 19,436,142 1,668,219
Sweden 1,144,982 - 14,734 - 1,101,847 28,401 43 112,522 1,448 12,423,746 1,220,926
Romania 1,144,893 - 35,456 - 1,078,434 31,003 798 59,999 1,858 12,223,665 640,595
Portugal 1,061,371 - 17,902 - 1,009,517 33,952 90 104,460 1,762 17,903,866 1,762,088
Morocco 918,126 - 13,876 - 880,091 24,159 773 24,522 371 9,472,031 252,986
Serbia 860,431 - 7,733 - 752,254 100,444 177 98,961 889 5,391,239 620,066
Kazakhstan 857,643 - 10,670 - 784,541 62,432 221 45,023 560 11,575,012 607,645
Switzerland 823,074 - 11,010 - 736,388 75,676 257 94,266 1,261 10,360,119 1,186,535
Hungary 817,159 - 30,123 - 779,777 7,259 41 84,851 3,128 6,768,975 702,864
Jordan 812,681 - 10,606 - 789,634 12,441 507 78,703 1,027 9,748,163 944,044
Cuba 792,933 - 6,733 - 747,064 39,136 465 70,058 595 8,948,334 790,613
Nepal 783,910 - 11,028 - 747,800 25,082 - 26,331 370 4,085,796 137,239
UAE 732,299 - 2,073 - 723,941 6,285 - 72,973 207 80,279,230 7,999,715
Austria 722,357 - 10,889 - 688,015 23,453 211 79,653 1,201 82,868,432 9,137,798
Tunisia 699,224 - 24,442 - 668,933 5,849 379 58,422 2,042 2,848,410 237,991
Vietnam 677,023 - 16,857 - 448,368 211,798 - 6,880 171 42,517,091 432,081
Greece 629,498 - 14,433 - 587,957 27,108 348 60,755 1,393 17,784,581 1,716,460
Lebanon 617,662 - 8,232 - 580,346 29,084 200 90,989 1,213 4,780,275 704,192
Georgia 593,763 - 8,498 - 558,042 27,223 - 149,192 2,135 8,619,610 2,165,804
Saudi Arabia 546,479 - 8,656 - 535,450 2,373 361 15,406 244 28,344,483 799,095
Guatemala 528,588 - 12,999 - 475,701 39,888 5 28,858 710 2,403,595 131,223
Belarus 514,446 - 3,991 - 501,659 8,796 - 54,464 423 8,179,442 865,957
Ecuador 505,860 - 32,559 - 443,880 29,421 759 28,154 1,812 1,798,012 100,069
Costa Rica 505,163 - 5,949 - 406,660 92,554 489 98,080 1,155 2,214,843 430,022
Sri Lanka 502,758 - 12,022 - 431,036 59,700 - 23,360 559 4,950,195 230,004
Bolivia 496,700 - 18,648 - 450,400 27,652 220 41,859 1,572 2,353,306 198,324
Bulgaria 481,728 - 19,985 - 422,355 39,388 396 69,969 2,903 4,597,704 667,797
Azerbaijan 470,985 - 6,280 - 430,717 33,988 - 45,950 613 4,731,381 461,597
Panama 464,038 - 7,170 - 452,809 4,059 108 105,534 1,631 3,790,505 862,056
Paraguay 459,622 - 16,126 - 441,547 1,949 36 63,495 2,228 1,814,736 250,698
Myanmar 444,871 - 17,016 - 395,855 32,000 - 8,110 310 4,091,516 74,591
Kuwait 411,124 - 2,438 - 407,824 862 17 94,574 561 4,033,752 927,919
Slovakia 402,066 - 12,569 - 383,292 6,205 58 73,600 2,301 3,495,433 639,855
Croatia 391,109 - 8,493 - 374,170 8,446 80 95,989 2,084 2,717,509 666,954
Uruguay 387,555 - 6,048 - 379,883 1,624 11 111,100 1,734 3,497,016 1,002,487
Palestine 382,584 - 3,909 - 348,211 30,464 80 72,944 745 2,369,580 451,789
Ireland 374,143 - 5,179 - 323,325 45,639 66 74,759 1,035 7,110,265 1,420,729
Honduras 357,654 - 9,491 - 108,262 239,901 515 35,427 940 1,012,717 100,314
Dominican Republic 355,013 - 4,027 - 345,996 4,990 141 32,333 367 2,019,733 183,949
Denmark 354,393 - 2,625 - 345,948 5,820 23 60,924 451 82,866,940 14,245,747
Venezuela 353,401 - 4,275 - 337,230 11,896 681 12,471 151 3,359,014 118,534
Ethiopia 332,003 - 5,115 - 298,112 28,776 800 2,804 43 3,377,987 28,528
Libya 329,824 - 4,490 - 244,991 80,343 - 47,222 643 1,612,927 230,928
Lithuania 315,066 - 4,777 - 292,380 17,909 150 117,733 1,785 4,718,392 1,763,160
Oman 303,309 - 4,092 - 293,618 5,599 27 57,623 777 25,000,000 4,749,523
Egypt 296,276 - 16,951 - 249,793 29,532 90 2,831 162 3,068,679 29,317
South Korea 285,931 1,909 2,404 10 257,449 26,078 333 5,571 47 14,020,498 273,183
Slovenia 282,935 - 4,494 - 265,498 12,943 55 136,073 2,161 1,525,706 733,765
Moldova 281,216 - 6,586 - 266,724 7,906 94 69,909 1,637 1,691,044 420,388
Bahrain 274,179 - 1,388 - 272,012 779 2 154,643 783 6,251,034 3,525,726
Mongolia 272,369 - 1,096 - 255,592 15,681 192 81,493 328 3,855,199 1,153,477
Armenia 253,093 - 5,117 - 235,599 12,377 - 85,217 1,723 1,646,018 554,221
Kenya 246,296 - 4,980 - 236,803 4,513 114 4,462 90 2,494,312 45,183
Qatar 235,386 - 604 - 233,116 1,666 18 83,833 215 2,599,588 925,843
Bosnia 225,857 - 10,203 - 192,218 23,436 - 69,366 3,134 1,188,929 365,148
Zambia 208,422 - 3,638 - 203,998 786 43 10,966 191 2,388,574 125,673
Nigeria 201,630 - 2,654 - 190,288 8,688 11 950 13 2,942,578 13,859
Algeria 201,425 - 5,681 - 137,775 57,969 24 4,495 127 230,861 5,152
Macedonia 186,549 - 6,437 - 166,851 13,261 - 89,546 3,090 1,248,079 599,096
Norway 181,765 - 841 - 88,952 91,972 19 33,213 154 7,673,875 1,402,220
Kyrgyzstan 177,653 - 2,586 - 172,111 2,956 131 26,696 389 1,702,807 255,885
Botswana 172,252 - 2,343 - 167,318 2,591 1 71,500 973 1,713,133 711,108
Uzbekistan 167,858 - 1,184 - 161,275 5,399 23 4,929 35 1,377,915 40,459
Albania 162,173 - 2,574 - 146,827 12,772 3 56,428 896 1,148,395 399,583
Afghanistan 154,539 - 7,199 - 122,522 24,818 1,124 3,865 180 756,771 18,924
Latvia 150,156 - 2,640 - 141,576 5,940 35 80,692 1,419 4,129,860 2,219,344
Mozambique 149,981 - 1,903 - 145,382 2,696 32 4,641 59 888,613 27,499
Estonia 149,314 - 1,325 - 139,550 8,439 17 112,468 998 1,848,398 1,392,266
Finland 136,206 - 1,051 - 46,000 89,155 20 24,536 189 6,949,536 1,251,905
Zimbabwe 127,632 - 4,562 - 120,156 2,914 12 8,438 302 1,340,494 88,627
Namibia 126,708 - 3,466 - 122,040 1,202 19 48,797 1,335 684,387 263,568
Montenegro 125,728 - 1,839 - 115,890 7,999 11 200,152 2,928 692,117 1,101,811
Ghana 125,005 - 1,118 - 119,601 4,286 42 3,924 35 1,704,233 53,495
Uganda 122,083 - 3,123 - 95,879 23,081 381 2,571 66 1,643,750 34,616
Cyprus 116,494 - 534 - 90,755 25,205 45 95,642 438 9,366,973 7,690,321
Cambodia 103,482 - 2,096 - 96,767 4,619 - 6,087 123 2,341,555 137,744
El Salvador 99,701 - 3,090 - 83,342 13,269 158 15,278 473 1,250,900 191,682
China 95,689 66 4,636 - 90,126 927 9 66 3 160,000,000 111,163
Rwanda 95,117 - 1,206 - 45,429 48,482 23 7,130 90 2,679,362 200,844
Australia 85,648 1,592 1,162 14 63,378 21,108 292 3,312 45 35,607,599 1,377,013
Cameroon 85,414 - 1,368 - 80,433 3,613 152 3,124 50 1,751,774 64,062
Maldives 83,494 - 229 - 81,544 1,721 23 151,237 415 1,439,012 2,606,556
Jamaica 79,127 - 1,777 - 50,641 26,709 57 26,581 597 582,429 195,653
Luxembourg 77,189 - 834 - 75,209 1,146 9 120,926 1,307 3,497,401 5,479,123
Singapore 76,792 - 60 - 70,124 6,608 18 13,002 10 18,638,817 3,155,830
Senegal 73,622 - 1,845 - 69,155 2,622 9 4,261 107 780,049 45,148
Malawi 61,337 - 2,256 - 51,840 7,241 67 3,109 114 401,287 20,341
Côte d'Ivoire 58,889 - 561 - 56,591 1,737 - 2,168 21 888,751 32,713
DRC 56,387 - 1,068 - 30,858 24,461 - 607 12 306,299 3,299
Réunion 52,643 - 358 - 51,126 1,159 33 58,294 396 1,279,618 1,416,975
Guadeloupe 52,480 - 668 - 2,250 49,562 23 131,132 1,669 418,152 1,044,839
Angola 52,307 - 1,388 - 46,025 4,894 8 1,534 41 924,815 27,120
Fiji 49,880 - 566 - 35,929 13,385 39 55,157 626 397,881 439,976
Trinidad and Tobago 48,400 - 1,413 - 42,902 4,085 22 34,449 1,006 334,507 238,085
Swaziland 45,352 - 1,194 - 43,085 1,073 10 38,606 1,016 335,508 285,604
Madagascar 42,898 - 958 - 41,322 618 3 1,502 34 249,510 8,739
French Polynesia 40,178 - 593 - 33,500 6,085 46 142,033 2,096 26,355 93,167
Martinique 39,745 - 555 - 104 39,086 1 106,012 1,480 348,342 929,130
French Guiana 38,266 - 235 - 9,995 28,036 34 124,223 763 382,427 1,241,473
Sudan 38,000 - 2,875 - 31,916 3,209 - 843 64 238,579 5,291
Cabo Verde 36,970 - 327 - 35,740 903 23 65,630 580 209,041 371,095
Malta 36,952 - 453 - 35,486 1,013 5 83,419 1,023 1,211,456 2,734,849
Suriname 36,746 - 803 - 26,488 9,455 22 61,966 1,354 120,401 203,035
Mauritania 35,380 - 765 - 33,588 1,027 22 7,375 159 463,147 96,541
Syrian Arab Republic 30,519 - 2,120 - 23,007 5,392 - 1,694 118 103,566 5,749
Guinea 30,136 - 370 - 28,277 1,489 24 2,222 27 546,969 40,327
Guyana 29,345 - 713 - 24,978 3,654 32 37,091 901 298,009 376,674
Gabon 27,643 - 175 - 26,149 1,319 22 12,075 76 1,151,098 502,824
Togo 24,519 - 213 - 20,165 4,141 - 2,880 25 497,435 58,429
Benin 21,450 - 146 - 17,294 4,010 5 1,715 12 604,310 48,317
Haiti 21,338 - 597 - 19,166 1,575 - 1,844 52 115,741 10,003
Seychelles 20,943 - 114 - 20,245 584 - 211,362 1,151 21,504 217,024
Mayotte 20,125 - 176 - 2,964 16,985 - 71,676 627 176,919 630,105
Bahamas 20,030 - 504 - 17,727 1,799 15 50,352 1,267 140,805 353,958
Somalia 19,004 - 1,063 - 9,191 8,750 - 1,157 65 218,496 13,299
Timor-Leste 18,994 - 103 - 17,003 1,888 - 14,082 76 169,501 125,663
Lao People's Democratic Republic 18,814 - 16 - 5,568 13,230 - 2,541 2 447,629 60,462
Papua New Guinea 18,542 - 204 - 17,892 446 7 2,026 22 181,868 19,871
Belize 18,532 - 389 - 16,518 1,625 10 45,604 957 244,683 602,120
Tajikistan 17,084 - 124 - 16,960 - - 1,744 13 - -
Taiwan 16,129 - 839 - 15,144 146 - 676 35 5,839,805 244,660
Curaçao 16,031 - 156 - 15,399 476 4 97,212 946 262,852 1,593,941
Aruba 15,221 - 158 - 14,790 273 7 141,833 1,472 177,885 1,657,581
Andorra 15,124 - 130 - 14,941 53 4 195,363 1,679 193,595 2,500,743
Mali 15,060 - 545 - 14,215 300 - 719 26 406,897 19,417
Lesotho 14,395 - 403 - 6,830 7,162 - 6,656 186 146,630 67,795
Mauritius 14,243 - 50 - 1,854 12,339 - 11,177 39 358,675 281,462
Burundi 14,189 - 38 - 773 13,378 - 1,152 3 345,742 28,066
Burkina Faso 14,025 - 172 - 13,681 172 - 649 8 215,334 9,971
Congo 13,701 - 183 - 12,421 1,097 - 2,411 32 188,207 33,121
Nicaragua 13,025 - 202 - 4,225 8,598 - 1,938 30 - -
Hong Kong 12,158 - 213 - 11,869 76 - 1,606 28 24,014,928 3,172,064
Djibouti 11,960 - 157 - 11,688 115 - 11,896 156 213,490 212,341
South Sudan 11,805 - 121 - 11,195 489 - 1,040 11 219,648 19,347
Iceland 11,404 - 33 - 11,017 354 6 33,158 96 1,024,988 2,980,223
Central African Republic 11,309 - 100 - 6,859 4,350 2 2,293 20 60,228 12,213
Channel Islands 11,269 - 97 - 10,804 368 - 64,099 552 872,039 4,960,206
Equatorial Guinea 11,063 - 137 - 9,490 1,436 1 7,584 94 195,087 133,745
Saint Lucia 10,399 - 150 - 7,801 2,448 10 56,319 812 76,141 412,362
Gambia 9,867 - 330 - 9,504 33 3 3,949 132 101,817 40,747
Yemen 8,630 - 1,638 - 5,363 1,629 23 282 53 265,253 8,662
Isle of Man 7,141 - 38 - 6,790 313 1 83,443 444 83,753 978,663
Eritrea 6,671 - 40 - 6,618 13 - 1,850 11 23,693 6,571
Sierra Leone 6,392 - 121 - 4,374 1,897 - 782 15 160,729 19,665
Barbados 6,358 - 57 - 5,366 935 - 22,092 198 292,019 1,014,652
Guinea-Bissau 6,078 - 130 - 5,227 721 4 3,003 64 96,119 47,483
Niger 5,951 - 201 - 5,685 65 - 236 8 151,254 5,987
Liberia 5,777 - 283 - 5,458 36 2 1,111 54 128,246 24,656
Gibraltar 5,476 - 97 - 5,296 83 3 162,594 2,880 351,406 10,433,980
San Marino 5,388 - 90 - 5,240 58 1 158,387 2,646 77,225 2,270,122
Chad 5,026 - 174 - 4,837 15 - 296 10 143,562 8,447
Brunei 4,957 - 26 - 3,335 1,596 21 11,201 59 299,353 676,414
Bermuda 4,218 - 38 - 2,942 1,238 1 68,034 613 510,104 8,227,749
Comoros 4,104 - 147 - 3,942 15 - 4,601 165 - -
Sint Maarten 4,070 - 59 - 3,840 171 14 93,636 1,357 41,509 954,976
New Zealand 4,060 22 27 - 3,639 394 5 812 5 3,232,551 646,239
Saint Martin 3,646 - 47 - 1,399 2,200 7 92,386 1,191 54,303 1,375,979
Grenada 3,490 - 48 - 1,321 2,121 - 30,842 424 66,045 583,663
Liechtenstein 3,405 - 60 - 3,297 48 1 88,994 1,568 49,126 1,283,971
New Caledonia 3,401 - 16 - 58 3,327 35 11,775 55 42,756 148,034
Monaco 3,290 - 33 - 3,218 39 6 83,123 834 54,960 1,388,580
Sao Tome and Principe 3,040 - 43 - 2,582 415 - 13,566 192 14,689 65,550
Turks and Caicos Islands 2,800 - 21 - 2,663 116 1 71,153 534 94,789 2,408,747
Dominica 2,758 - 8 - 2,125 625 - 38,198 111 64,022 886,694
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 2,728 - 14 - 2,332 382 2 24,495 126 72,099 647,394
British Virgin Islands 2,642 - 37 - 2,555 50 7 86,694 1,214 79,575 2,611,157
Antigua and Barbuda 2,603 - 55 - 1,584 964 9 26,316 556 17,409 176,003
Bhutan 2,597 - 3 - 2,593 1 - 3,321 4 1,130,149 1,445,372
Caribbean Netherlands 1,969 - 18 - 1,827 124 - 74,249 679 23,069 869,905
Saint Kitts and Nevis 1,632 - 9 - 909 714 1 30,417 168 34,855 649,613
St. Barth 1,548 - 2 - 462 1,084 - 156,143 202 38,369 3,870,184
Tanzania 1,367 - 50 - 183 1,134 7 22 0.8 - -
Faroe Islands 1,059 - 2 - 1,029 28 - 21,574 41 420,774 8,571,830
Cayman Islands 774 - 2 - 720 52 - 11,612 30 136,206 2,043,356
Diamond Princess 712 - 13 - 699 - - - - - -
Greenland 464 - - - 362 102 2 8,156 - 67,368 1,184,180
Wallis and Futuna 445 - 7 - 438 - - 40,455 636 20,508 1,864,364
Anguilla 331 - - - 317 14 - 21,827 - 38,936 2,567,491
Falkland Islands (Malvinas) 67 - - - 63 4 - 18,601 - 7,531 2,090,783
Macao 63 - - - 63 - - 95 - 4,811 7,289
Montserrat 32 - 1 - 29 2 - 6,405 200 1,408 281,825
Saint Pierre Miquelon 31 - - - 31 - - 5,382 - 8,671 1,505,382
Holy See (Vatican City State) 27 - - - 27 - - 33,624 - - -
Solomon Islands 20 - - - 20 - - 28 - 4,500 6,363
Western Sahara 10 - 1 - 8 1 - 16 2 - -
MS Zaandam 9 - 2 - 7 - - - - - -
Palau 5 - - - 2 3 - 275 - 9,380 515,413
Marshall Islands 4 - - - 4 - - 67 - - -
Vanuatu 4 - 1 - 3 - - 13 3 23,000 72,824
Samoa 3 - - - 3 - - 15 - - -
Saint Helena 2 - - - 2 - - 328 - - -
Micronesia 1 - - - 1 - - 9 - - -
Country Total Cases New Cases Total Deaths New Deaths Recovered Active Cases Critical Cases Cases/1M pop Deaths/1M pop Total Tests Tests/1M pop

Pakistan currently has the 9th-highest number of confirmed cases in Asia, after India, Russia, Iran, Bangladesh, Saudi Arabia, Iraq, Turkey, and the Philippines. 3rd-highest number of confirmed cases in South Asia after India and Bangladesh; and the 21st highest number of confirmed cases in the world. On 15 June, daily new confirmed case numbers reached their peak, with 6,825 new cases recorded. But since then new daily cases and the percentage of people testing positive have trended downwards. In late June, the number of active cases in Pakistan stabilized and beginning in July, started showing a significant decrease. On 2 July, for the first time recoveries of active cases exceeded 8,929, meaning that 51% of all confirmed cases had recovered in the country. While Pakistan has the world’s 18th highest case count and the world’s 24th highest death count.

Pakistan’s COVID’19 Data over time

Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is an infectious disease caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). It was first identified in December 2019 in Wuhan, Hubei, China, and has resulted in an ongoing pandemic. As of 4 October 2020, more than 34.9 million cases have been reported across 188 countries and territories with more than 1.03 million deaths; more than 24.3 million people have recovered.

Confirmed cases for Top-5 countries

The case-fatality ratio for COVID-19 has been much lower than SARS of 2003, but the transmission has been significantly greater, with a significant total death toll.

Death rate of COVID’19 against per 1,000 infected people

The Ministry of Planning has estimated that 12.3 million to 18.5 million people will become jobless due to the pandemic.

“It is estimating that in Pakistan the number of unemployed people will reach 6.65 million in the 2020-2021 financial year, as compared to 5.80 million in the previous financial year.”

The COVID-19 pandemic is cited to be one of the largest factors causing of increase in the unemployment rate. Particularly among vulnerable employment groups and daily wage workers.

Worldwide COVID-19 map with latest updates
This article documents an ongoing situation relating to the COVID-19 pandemic. The article may change rapidly as information becomes available

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Back to top button