Russia

The first case of COVID-19 in Russia was discovered on 31 January 2020. Toward the end of March, the government closed the country's borders and implemented a week-long paid holiday and urged citizens to stay at home. Thereafter stay at home orders were issued on a regional basis, beginning in Moscow on 29 March. By 30 April, the number of cases in Russia exceeded 100,000.

Key statistics

  • Confirmed cases

    232,243

  • Cases per 100,000 people

    158.26

  • Deaths

    2,116

  • Recovered cases

    43,512

  • Days since first case

    103

  • Days since 100 cases

    57

  • Days since highest daily increase

    2

These statistics were last updated for 15 May 2020 and are drawn from the Coronavirus COVID-19 Daily Cases dataset, published by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering at John Hopkins University, via API by Laeyoung.

Russian Federation COVID-19 policies

Last updated 16 April 2020

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