COVID-19 pandemic in Åland
|COVID-19 pandemic in the Åland Islands|
|Arrival date||22 March 2020|
(1 year, 11 months, 1 week and 5 days)
|Test positivity rate||4.9%|
On 12 January 2020, the World Health Organization (WHO) confirmed that a novel coronavirus was the cause of a respiratory illness in a cluster of people in Wuhan City, Hubei Province, China, which was reported to the WHO on 31 December 2019.
On 22 March 2020, the first case in the Åland Islands was confirmed.
On 13 April 2020, the Islands reached a total of 10 cases.
Cases by municipalities
|Last update 5 March 2022|
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Media files used on this page
This illustration, created at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), reveals ultrastructural morphology exhibited by coronaviruses. Note the spikes that adorn the outer surface of the virus, which impart the look of a corona surrounding the virion, when viewed electron microscopically. A novel coronavirus, named Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2), was identified as the cause of an outbreak of respiratory illness first detected in Wuhan, China in 2019. The illness caused by this virus has been named coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).
Author/Creator: Sami270, Licence: CC BY-SA 4.0
Map of the COVID-19 outbreak in Åland Islands by municipalities.