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Table 2 COVID-19 case fatality rates, comparisons among several countries

From: Race against death or starvation? COVID-19 and its impact on African populations

Country Number of cases Deaths Case fatality rate %
Sudan 11,894 773 6.5
Nigeria 46,140 942 2.0
Chad 942 76 8.1
Ghana 40,533 206 0.5
Algeria 34,693 1293 3.7
South Africa 553,188 10,210 1.8
Egypt 95,314 4,992 5.2
Kenya 25,837 418 1.6
Ethiopia 22,253 390 1.8
India 2,212,429 44,457 2.3
USA 5,166,319 165,269 3.2
Brazil 3,018,286 100,667 3.3
Italy 250,566 35,205 14.1
UK 310,825 46,574 15.0
France 197,921 30,324 12.9
  1. Source: The Coronavirus Resource Center at Johns Hopkins University 9 August 2020 [41]