COVID-19 pandemic in Macau

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COVID-19 pandemic in Macau
COVID-19 Outbreak Cases in Macau.svg
Map of parishes with confirmed (red) coronavirus cases (as of 29 March)
Virus strainSARS-CoV-2
First outbreakWuhan, Hubei, China
Arrival date22 January 2020 (2020-01-22) – present
(2 years, 6 months and 1 week)
Confirmed cases79[1]
Active cases1
Government website
Macao Government Special webpage against Epidemics

The COVID-19 pandemic in Macau is part of the ongoing worldwide pandemic of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2). The first case of the disease in Macau was confirmed on 22 January 2020. The city saw nine more cases by 4 February, but no more cases until 15 March.[2] Until 26 April 2021, the city has 49 confirmed cases of COVID-19, all of those having recovered, and no deaths from the disease.

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 "Macao Government Special webpage against Epidemics". Centre for Disease Control and Prevention, Macau. Archived from the original on 20 May 2020. Retrieved 2020-04-10.
  2. Keegan, Matthew (2020-03-24). "Lessons From Macau, the Densely Populated Region Beating Back COVID-19". U.S. News and World Report. Archived from the original on 10 April 2020. Retrieved 2020-04-10.