COVID-19 pandemic in Croatia

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COVID-19 pandemic in Croatia
COVID-19 Croatia cases per capita.svg
Map of the 2020 COVID-19 pandemic in Croatia by county per 100k people
COVID-19 Outbreak Number of Cases in Croatia by County.svg
Map of the 2020 COVID-19 pandemic in Croatia by county as of 20 May 2020
  ≥451 confirmed
  101–450 confirmed
  51–100 confirmed
  31–50 confirmed
  21–30 confirmed
  16–20 confirmed
  11–15 confirmed
  1–10 confirmed
Virus strainSARS-CoV-2
First outbreakWuhan, Hubei, China
via Italy, Austria,
Germany, Romania,
Tanzania, Turkey
Index caseZagreb
Arrival date25 February 2020
(2 years, 8 months, 2 weeks and 4 days)
Confirmed cases2,336
Active cases87
Government website

The COVID-19 pandemic in Croatia is part of the worldwide pandemic of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2).

The first case in the Republic of Croatia was reported in Zagreb on 25 February, when a patient who had come from Italy was tested positive. The same day, the second case related to the first one was confirmed.

In March 2020, a cluster of cases were reported in numerous Croatian cities. On 12 March, the first recovery was reported, and on 18 March the first death from the virus was confirmed.

On 15 June, two new cases, both of them from Zagreb, and six recoveries were reported. No deaths were recorded.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Stožer: Danas dvoje novooboljelih, oboje su iz Zagreba". Večernji list (in Croatian). 15 June 2020.{{cite news}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)