COVID-19 Confirmed Cases in the OIC Member Countries (Daily Updates)

The share of COVID-19 cases in the OIC member countries of the global figure reached 11.65% on 21 September after 50 of the infected members recorded 25,735 new infections, bringing the total OIC confirmed cases to 3,666,183 since the start of the pandemic. There were 12 OIC nations with over 10,000 active cases. Meanwhile, twenty of the OIC members had less than 1,000 active cases, of which five countries had less than 100 unrecovered patients as of the same day.

Bangladesh had the largest number of active cases (86,925) among all OIC countries on 21 September. A total of six OIC countries recorded over one thousand new COVID-19 infections each on the same day namely Indonesia (4,176), Iraq (3,821), Iran (3,341) Turkey (1,743) Bangladesh (1,705) and Morocco (1,376). There were six of the infected OIC countries that did not report coronavirus infections on 21 September and Turkmenistan remained the only OIC member that is coronavirus-free.

A total of 26,399 COVID-19 patients had reportedly recovered in 44 OIC member countries on 21 September, bringing the total OIC recoveries to 3,099,393. This figure represents 84.54% of all OIC's confirmed COVID-19 cases since the start of the pandemic. A total of 51 OIC nations had over 50% recovery rates, of which 21 had more than 90% recovery rates, on the same day. Iraq had the largest number of single-day recoveries (4,484) and Djibouti had the highest recovery rate (98.74%) among the OIC nations on the same day.

Speaking of the COVID-19 deaths toll in the OIC member countries, it reached 89,800 after 31 of them confirmed the passing away of 633 patients on 21 September. The pandemic's fatality rate in the infected OIC nations stood at 2.45%, which is relatively better than the global fatality rate of 3.08% on the same day. With 177 patients reportedly passed away, Iran had the largest number of deaths among the OIC nations, followed by Indonesia which reported 124 deaths on 21 September.

COVID-19 CASES IN OIC COUNTRIES

Confirmed Recovered Deaths

Country Confirmed Recovered Deaths In Treatment
Total New Total New Total New
Iran 604,952 +8,011 477,300 +4,702 34,478 +365 93,174
Iraq 470,633 +2,878 397,241 +2,855 10,862 +47 62,530
Indonesia 406,945 +2,897 334,295 +4,517 13,782 +81 58,868
Bangladesh 406,364 +1,604 322,703 +1,422 5,905 +19 77,756
Turkey 373,154 +2,322 322,465 +1,703 10,177 +78 40,512
Saudi Arabia 346,880 +398 333,409 +404 5,383 +20 8,088
Pakistan 332,186 +1,078 313,527 +889 6,795 +20 11,864
Morocco 215,294 +3,256 177,925 +3,014 3,625 +53 33,744
Qatar 132,343 +193 129,349 +225 232 +1 2,762
UAE 131,508 +1,172 127,607 +1,460 490 +2 3,411
Kuwait 125,337 +671 116,202 +727 773 +6 8,362
Oman 114,434 103,060 1,208 10,166
Kazakhstan 111,492 +392 106,187 +128 1,825 3,480
Egypt 107,376 +167 99,353 +80 6,258 +11 1,765
Bahrain 81,466 +204 78,365 +263 319 +2 2,782
Lebanon 79,529 +1,751 40,352 +1,229 625 +15 38,552
Jordan 69,306 +3,921 7,600 +92 772 +32 60,934
Uzbekistan 66,628 +236 63,864 +283 563 +2 2,201
Palestine 64,741 +504 57,234 +448 553 +8 6,954
Nigeria 62,691 +170 58,430 +181 1,144 +3 3,117
Libya 60,628 +972 34,369 +819 847 +16 25,412
Kyrgyzstan 58,394 +596 49,522 +425 1,142 +3 7,730
Tunisia 58,029 +3,751 5,032 1,253 +100 51,744
Algeria 57,651 +319 40,014 +379 1,956 +7 15,681
Azerbaijan 54,174 +1,022 42,996 +480 718 +10 10,460
Afghanistan 41,334 +66 34,258 +19 1,533 +1 5,543
Malaysia 30,889 +799 20,248 +491 249 +3 10,392
Cameroon 21,793 20,117 426 1,250
Cote d'Ivoire 20,692 +64 20,349 +39 124 219
Albania 20,634 +319 11,097 +90 502 +3 9,035
Senegal 15,605 +12 14,732 +72 323 550
Sudan 13,804 +32 6,764 837 6,203
Mozambique 12,777 +252 10,437 +436 91 2,249
Uganda 12,410 +209 7,503 +42 110 +2 4,797
Guinea 12,072 +52 10,550 72 +1 1,450
Maldives 11,643 +27 10,779 +46 37 827
Tajikistan 10,977 +38 10,182 +54 82 713
Gabon 8,968 +11 8,698 +79 55 215
Mauritania 7,700 7,416 163 121
Syria 5,683 +50 1,937 +39 285 +4 3,461
Djibouti 5,559 +4 5,437 +10 61 61
Suriname 5,197 +5 5,053 +7 111 33
Guyana 4,143 +45 3,192 +38 124 +1 827
Somalia 3,941 3,185 104 652
Gambia 3,666 2,666 119 881
Mali 3,545 +8 2,746 +60 136 663
Benin 2,643 2,330 41 272
Burkina Faso 2,471 2,211 67 193
Guinea-Bissau 2,403 1,818 41 544
Sierra Leone 2,365 +3 1,798 +3 74 493
Togo 2,312 +74 1,640 +20 55 +1 617
Yemen 2,062 1,366 599 97
Chad 1,483 +10 1,314 +7 98 +1 71
Niger 1,220 +1 1,137 +2 69 14
Comoros 537 +20 494 +4 7 32
Brunei 148 143 3 2

Note: Turkmenistan is the only OIC member country with no cases of Covid-19