India is among the many 4 Asian nations with a minimum of 25,000 confirmed COVID-19 circumstances and 800 associated deaths as of April 26. China, Turkey and Iran are the opposite three. India is among the many few Asian nations the place the variety of circumstances and deaths on a regular basis are nonetheless rising.
Importantly, it’s among the many backside 5 Asian nations by way of testing. Whereas the info on circumstances and deaths in most Asian nations have been out there, testing knowledge have been out there for less than 19 nations.
Instances rising quick
The graph reveals the seven-day rolling common of latest COVID-19 circumstances recorded because the 500th case in every Asian nation. Whereas the common quantity in India is rising constantly and at a quicker tempo than many different nations, it’s falling in Turkey and Iran.
Development of latest circumstances
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Deaths on the rise
The chart reveals the seven-day rolling common of latest COVID-19 deaths recorded because the 100th loss of life in every nation.
After an preliminary surge, the common variety of new deaths in India began to dip. Nevertheless, over the previous week, it has began to rise once more.
Development of latest deaths
China will not be a part of the graph because it revised its toll by a big quantity.
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The chart plots the variety of assessments performed per million individuals in a rustic and the % of optimistic samples amongst them. India has a low testing charge and a decrease % of optimistic circumstances.
Assessments per million vs % of optimistic samples
South Asian nations like India, Pakistan, Bangladesh have low testing and optimistic charges.