We prepared another animation to visualize the latest coronavirus spread across the globe. Bear in mind: it just shows selected days of May 2020. For further details and in-depth analyses, please do not hesitate to try our COVID-19 data analysis tool.
COVID-19 worldwide situation from May 2 to May 29, 2020:
Worldwide development of Coronavirus spread from May 2, 2020 to May 29, 2020
The situation in May 2020: The number of infections in the USA 🇺🇸 continued to raise. Further hotspots developed in Russia 🇷🇺 as well as various countries of South America, such as Brazil 🇧🇷, Chile 🇨🇱, Peru 🇵🇪, and Ecuador 🇪🇨. May 2020 starts with 3.2M COVID-19 infections reported worldwide, which developed to to more than 5.8M reported end of May. This is an increase by more than 80% in one month. Moreover, the number of people reported as cured increased from about 1M to more than 2.4M, i.e. an increase by a factor of almost 2.5x.
We prepared another animation to visualize the dramatic coronavirus spread. Bear in mind: it shows just a ten days timeframe from early April to mid of April. For further analyses, please refer to our COVID-19 data analysis tool.
COVID-19 worldwide situation from Apr 5 to Apr 17, 2020:
Worldwide development of Coronavirus from Apr 5, 2020 to Apr 17, 2020
The situation in early April 2020: Former hotspots in Italy 🇮🇹 and Spain 🇪🇸 were stabilizing whilst the number of infections in the USA 🇺🇸 increased exponentially. Mid of April, more than 2M COVID-19 infections were reported worldwide, one third of them were reported by the USA.
We prepared another animation to visualize the dramatic coronavirus spread. Bear in mind: it shows just a two-weeks timeframe from mid March to end of March. For further analyses, please refer to our COVID-19 data analysis tool.
COVID-19 worldwide situation from Mar 15 to Mar 30, 2020:
Worldwide development of Coronavirus from Mar 15, 2020 to Mar 30, 2020
Mid of Mar 2020, the world had a closer look on Italy 🇮🇹 because of the exponential growth of new infections. The United States of America 🇺🇸 introduced country-wide testing, so reported infections passed Italy. Thus, USA became #1 hotspot worldwide with more than 140k cases end of March 2020, i.e. 20% of all worldwide infections. At the same time, China 🇨🇳 stabilized at around 75k cases and reported only a very small number of new infections after restarting the local economy stepwise. End of March, more than 715k COVID-19 infections were reported worldwide.
By the March 11, 2020, the worldwide spread of COVID-19 (formerly known as 2019-ncov) was referenced as a pandemic situation by WHO. The following animated GIFs visualize the impact of the latest developments. In the following, we compare two selected two-week timeframes in correspondence to the incubation period of COVID-19. For further analyses, please refer to our COVID-19 data analysis tool.
COVID-19 worldwide situation from Feb 01 to Feb 18, 2020:
Worldwide development of Coronavirus from Feb 01, 2020 to Feb 18, 2020
At the beginning of Feb 2020, we can see a single hotspot in China 🇨🇳. Afterwards, some punctual infections in selected countries around the globe occurred. The world speaks still considers COVID-19 as a Chinese epidemic situation. Starting from about 12k about 3k new infections per day are reported summing up to a total of >73k worldwide infections.
COVID-19 worldwide situation from Feb 18 to Mar 11, 2020:
About two weeks later starting from mid of Feb 2020, we can observe the development of a pandemic situation (sprinkles in almost all countries around the globe). Three main hotspots with a fast increase of new infections developed: Iran 🇮🇷, Italy 🇮🇹, and South Korea 🇰🇷. In the meantime, new infections outside of China. Worldwide infections decline to less than 1k per day for rest of Feb 2020. By the beginning of Mar 2020, daily infections start to grow and exceed more than 4k per day summing up to a total of almost 120k infected persons.
Worldwide development of Coronavirus from Feb 18, 2020 to Mar 11, 2020
Today, we are happy to announce the general availability of the 2019-nCoV Coronavirus Data Analysis Tool by HPI. After days of closed beta phase, we just finished integrating the valuable user feedback. Finally, the 2019-nCoV Coronavirus Data Analysis Tool is available for public use. Furthermore, we decided that improvements and functional extensions from now on will be directly integrated in the productive version. Thus, users can benefit much faster from them. Currently, we are working on adding additional situation reports to provide valuable insights on the latest development of the pandemia.
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#nCoVStats @HPI_DE Worldwide #COVID19 cases reach 6.6M; 128k new in the past 24hrs. Good to know, almost 2.9M are already reported as cured (44%). #Insight #India 🇮🇳: official number increased by almost 30% in the week reaching 227k infected; much more undiscovered expected.
#nCoVStats @HPI_DE Worldwide almost 6.5M #COVIDー19 cases (100k new in the past 24hrs), out of them are 2.8M (43%) reported as cured. Expect to hit 7M by the start of next week. Numbers in #SouthAmerica exceed 1M; #covid19brasil still grows fast.
#nCoVStats @HPI_DE Daily #COVIDー19 digest: Worldwide case numbers exceed 6.3M cases. 145k new cases in the past 24hrs. Highest increase for weeks. Top contributing countries: #USA 🇺🇸, #Brazil 🇧🇷, #Russia 🇷🇺, #UK 🇬🇧, #Spain 🇪🇸, #Italy 🇮🇹 forming together almost 3.2M cases (51%)
Global Health Challenge: 2019-nCoV Coronavirus outbreak
Just a couple of days ago, the year 2020 started when a new global health challenge approached: the outbreak of 2019-nCoV Coronavirus in China end of 2019. As seen in other pandemic situations, the global news coverage deals with the topic on a daily basis. With the provided data analysis tool, we want to contribute to an informed news coverage about the situational development.
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Dr. Matthieu-P. Schapranow
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Digital Health Center @ Hasso Plattner Institute
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#nCoVStats@HPI_DE The past 24hrs showed just a lower increase with 2,663 new reported #nCoV2019 cases worldwide, 54k+ of them in #Hubei region. Outside of #China the number of infections increased by 22 to a total of 523.
#nCoVStats@HPI_DE After yesterday’s spike of confirmed #nCoV2019 cases, reported cases are down to about 4k new cases in the past 24hrs summing up to a total of 64k+ worldwide cases. Cases outside #China reached a total of 501 confirmed cases; numbers in #Japan unchanged.
Feb 13, 2020: A spike in reported cases in Hubei region was reported. However, this might be the result of unconfirmed cases for days reported just now as confirmed and does not necessary indicate a super spreading event.