COVID-19 tracker

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Credit: Johns Hopkins University

This tracker is updated in near real time with information across the globe.

COVID-19 tracker features

Some main features of COVID 19 interactive map include:

  • interactive map with confirmed COVID-19 cases
  • a total wordwide confirmed cases of COVID-19
  • confirmed COVID-19 cases by country/region/state
  • total death recorded worldwide and by each country
  • total recovered cases worldwide and by country

A total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases is marked on the map with red circles.

You can learn more about the interactive dashboard by watching a presentation by Professor Lauren Gardner who discussed how the COVID-19 dashboard is built and maintained.

Where is the data coming from?

  • the interactive tracker was created by Johns Hopkins University. The sources for the data include (JHU, 2020):
  • the World Health Organization
  • the European Center for Disease Prevention and Control
  • the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • the National Health Commission of the People’s Republic of China
  • local media reports
  • local health departments
  • and the DXY, one of the world’s largest online communities for doctors, health care professionals, pharmacies and other facilities

How often is COVID-19 tracker updated?

COVID-19 dashboard is maintained in near real time during the day with a combination of manual and automated updating (ibid).


JHU (2020). COVID-19 Map FAQs. Available at: Accessed on 02/04/2020