New Delhi: With a recovery rate of 38.73% amongst COVID-19 patients, India has crossed the 60,000 active cases under active medical supervision. Of the active cases, only approx. 2.9% of the cases are in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU).
In terms of case mortality per lakh population, India has so far about 0.2 deaths per lakh population vis-a-vis approx. 4.1 deaths per lakh population for the world as a whole. The status of deaths per lakh population for countries having the highest number of deaths, vide WHO situation report-119, is as follows:
|Countries||Total Deaths||Case mortality per lakh population|
|United States of America||87180||26.6|
|The United Kingdom||34636||52.1|
|Iran (Islamic Republic of)||6988||8.5|