Ethiopia: Confirmed Coronavirus cases surpass 20,000

The Ministry of Health reported on Wednesday that 459 new coronavirus cases are confirmed across Ethiopia in the past twenty-four hours which makes the total number 20,336. Details are provided below.

Lia Tadesse, Minister for Health. (File/ENA)

Ethiopia Coronavirus update August 5, 2020

Number of tested people over the past twenty-four hours:7319
Newly confirmed cases:459
Total confirmed cases: 20,336
Active cases: 11,380
Patients in the Intensive Care Unit:185
New cases of recovery: 358
Total registered recovery: 8598
Reported death so far: 356
The total number of people tested so far: 459,746
*Two Coronavirus patients were Japanese nationals and have returned to their country in March 2020



For Ethiopia’s Coronavirus data in the past ten days, check out the information below :

Ethiopia Coronavirus update August 4, 2020 :

Number of tested people over the past twenty-four hours:8201
Newly confirmed cases:588
Total confirmed cases: 19,877
Active cases: 11,292
Patients in the Intensive Care Unit: 187
New cases of recovery: 309
Total registered recovery: 8240
Reported death so far: 343
The total number of people tested so far:452,427
*Two Coronavirus patients were Japanese nationals and have returned to their country in March 2020

Ethiopia Coronavirus update August 3, 2020 :

Number of tested people over the past twenty-four hours:6907
Newly confirmed cases: 583
Total confirmed cases: 19,289
Active cases: 11.020
Patients in the Intensive Care Unit: 145
New cases of recovery: 330
Total registered recovery: 7931
Reported death so far: 336
The total number of people tested so far:444,226
*Two Coronavirus patients were Japanese nationals and have returned to their country in March 2020 

Ethiopia Coronavirus update August 2, 2020 :

Number of tested people over the past twenty-four hours:7607
Newly confirmed cases: 707
Total confirmed cases: 18,706
Active cases: 10,793
Patients in the Intensive Care Unit: 153
New cases of recovery: 406
Total registered recovery: 7601
Reported death so far: 310
The total number of people tested so far:437,319
*Two Coronavirus patients were Japanese nationals and have returned to their country in March 2020

Ethiopia Coronavirus update August 1, 2020 :

Number of tested people over the past twenty-four hours: 7358
Newly confirmed cases: 469
Total confirmed cases: 17,999
Active cases: 10,518
Patients in the Intensive Care Unit: 68
New cases of recovery: 245
Total registered recovery: 7195
Reported death so far: 284
The total number of people tested so far:429,712
*Two Coronavirus patients were Japanese nationals and have returned to their country in March 2020

Ethiopia Coronavirus update July 31, 2020 :

Number of tested people over the past twenty-four hours: 8957
Newly confirmed cases: 915
Total confirmed cases: 17,530
Active cases: 10,304
Patients in the Intensive Care Unit: 138
New cases of recovery: 187
Total registered recovery: 6950
Reported death so far: 274
The total number of people tested so far:422,354
*Two Coronavirus patients were Japanese nationals and have returned to their country in March 2020

Ethiopia Coronavirus update July 30, 2020 :

Number of tested people over the past twenty-four hours: 9786
Newly confirmed cases: 805
Total confirmed cases: 16,615
Active cases: 9587
Patients in the Intensive Care Unit:134
New cases of recovery: 78
Total registered recovery: 6763
Reported death so far: 263
The total number of people tested so far: 413,397
*Two Coronavirus patients were Japanese nationals and have returned to their country in March 2020

Ethiopia Coronavirus update July 29, 2020 :

Number of tested people over the past twenty-four hours: 7760
Newly confirmed cases: 610
Total confirmed cases: 15,810
Active cases: 8870
Patients in the Intensive Care Unit: 66
New cases of recovery: 159
Total registered recovery: 6685
Reported death so far: 253
The total number of people tested so far: 403,611
*Two Coronavirus patients were Japanese nationals and have returned to their country in March 2020

Ethiopia Coronavirus update July 28, 2020 :

Number of tested people over the past twenty-four hours: 6503
Newly confirmed cases: 653
Total confirmed cases: 15,200
Active cases: 8433
Patients in the Intensive Care Unit: 66
New cases of recovery: 170
Total registered recovery: 6526
Reported death so far: 239
The total number of people tested so far: 395, 851
*Two Coronavirus patients were Japanese nationals and have returned to their country in March 2020

Ethiopia Coronavirus update July 27, 2020 :

Number of tested people over the past twenty-four hours: 7009
Newly confirmed cases: 579
Total confirmed cases: 14,547
Active cases: 7931
Patients in the Intensive Care Unit: 66
New cases of recovery: 170
Total registered recovery: 6386
Reported death so far: 228
The total number of people tested so far: 389,348
*Two Coronavirus patients were Japanese nationals and have returned to their country in March 2020

Geographical Distribution :

Addis Ababa: 422
Afar region:1
Amhara region: 2
Benishangul Gumuz region: 0
Dire Dawa City: 35
Gambella region: 37
Harari region:5
Oromia region: 18
Sidama region:18
SNNPR region:11
Somali region:7
Tigray region: 23

Ethiopia Coronavirus update July 26, 2020 : 

Number of tested people over the past twenty-four hours:9527
Newly confirmed cases: 720
Total confirmed cases: 13,968
Active cases: 7525
Patients in the Intensive Care Unit:65
New cases of recovery: 250
Total registered recovery: 6216
Reported death so far: 223
The total number of people tested so far: 13,968
*Two Coronavirus patients were Japanese nationals and have returned to their country in March 2020

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