COVID-19 pandemic in Indonesia

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COVID-19 pandemic in Indonesia
Indonesia Map of COVID-19 Cases Per Million.svg
Cases per 100,000 by province
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Confirmed cases by province
COVID-19 pandemic deaths in Indonesia map.svg
Deaths by province
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Recoveries by province
Virus strainSARS-CoV-2
First outbreakWuhan, Hubei, China
Index caseJakarta
Arrival date2 March 2020
Confirmed cases6,273,228 (12 August 2022)[1]
Recovered6,057,237 (12 August 2022)[1]
157,189 (12 August 2022)[1]
Government website

The COVID-19 pandemic was first confirmed to have spread to Indonesia on 2 March 2020, after a dance instructor and her mother tested positive for SARS-CoV-2.

Cases[change | change source]

The first cases included a dance instructor and her mother in Depok, West Java. Both were infected from a Japanese national.[2][3] By 9 April, the pandemic had spread to all 34 provinces in the country after Gorontalo confirmed its first case, with Jakarta, West Java, and Central Java being the worst-hit.

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 "Peta Sebaran". COVID-19 Handling and National Economic Recovery Committee. Retrieved 12 August 2022.
  2. "First coronavirus cases confirmed in Indonesia amid fears nation is ill-prepared for an outbreak". The Guardian. 2 March 2020. Retrieved 2 March 2020.
  3. Limited, Bangkok Post Public Company. "Indonesia confirms first cases of coronavirus". Bangkok Post. Retrieved 2 March 2020.