Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Situation Report in Japan

Confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Japan. Data provided by the Ministry of Health, Labor and Welfare.

By Kazuki OGIWARA (Toyo Keizai Online Editor)


What's New

Added information about prefectures. Select prefecture below on the page to see detailed data on each prefecture.

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Nationwide Situation

Tested Positive


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Confirmed number of "PCR test positives > PCR Tested positive" in MHLW publication. The number includes cases with no symptom. Dates are based on reports from each prefecture.READ MORE

With Symptoms


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Confirmed number of "Number of symptom / no symptom when PCR test is positive > symptoms" in MHLW publication. It equals to the value of people PCR tested positive minus people with no symptoms and under confirmation. Dates are based on reports from each prefecture.READ MORE

Discharged


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Confirmed number of "Status of hospitalization and discharge > Already discharged from hospital" in MHLW publication. It includes both cases with symptoms or no symptoms. Dates are based on reports from each prefecture.READ MORE

PCR Tested


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Confirmed number of "PCR test positives > PCR tested" in MHLW publication. Since this is not the number of PCR tests but people PCR tested, it will be counted as 1 case when PCR tests were performed multiple times for one person. Since the MHLW does not, in principle, correct past numbers, the number may be significant increase or minus when reports from prefectures were corrected. Dates are based on reports from each prefecture.READ MORE

Serious


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Confirmed number of "Status of hospitalization and discharge > Need inpatient treatment > Hospitalized with a ventilator or intensive care unit" in MHLW publication. Dates are based on reports from each prefecture.READ MORE

Deaths


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Confirmed number of "Status of hospitalization and discharge > Death" in MHLW publication. Dates are based on reports from each prefecture.READ MORE

By Age


"Unknown" includes undisclosed or under confirmation. The part of this data, such as the total number, may be inconsistent with other data due to difference of the publication date from MHLW.

Prefectures

Each Prefecture

Tested Positive in


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The number includes cases with no symptom. Dates are based on reports from each prefecture. Cases in which a mistake was later corrected were retroactively corrected (Saitama in 3/14, Aomori in 3/25).READ MORE

Discharged in


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The number includes both cases with symptoms or no symptoms. Dates are based on reports from each prefecture.Dates are based on reports from each prefecture. Cases in which a mistake was later corrected were retroactively corrected (Tochigi in 3/18-19).READ MORE

Deaths in


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Dates are based on reports from each prefecture. Cases in which a mistake was later corrected were retroactively corrected (Hokkaido in 3/18-19, Hyogo in 3/22-26, Aichi in 3/26).READ MORE

PCR Tested in


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Since this is not the number of PCR tests but people PCR tested, it will be counted as 1 case when PCR tests were performed multiple times for one person. Since the MHLW does not, in principle, correct past numbers, the number may be significant increase or minus when reports from prefectures were corrected. Dates are based on reports from each prefecture. Numbers are supposed to be the same as the previous day when they are undetermined. Akita in 3/11 is the number of only Akita city. Aichi in 3/16-22 excludes number of Nagoya city. The figures for Chiba are only counted from 3/21, Osaka from 3/22, and Kanagawa from 3/23, because they had been reporting number of PCR tests instead of people PCR tested. As of these prefectures, numbers before the dates are treated as 0.READ MORE