Spread of COVID-19 in MaliSince the beginning of the pandemic until March 22nd, 2023, a total of 33,071 infected people and 743 deaths have been reported in Mali.
The total of 33,071 infected people currently represents 0.16 percent of the total population. The number of new infections during the seven days preceding March 22nd, 2023, was 4, for a 7-day incidence of 0.0 cases per 100,000 population. Since the outbreak of the pandemic, this results in a mortality rate of about 2.2 percent in Mali.
Current vaccination statusAccording to official WHO data, a total of 4.92 million vaccine doses have been administered as of February 26th, 2023. More recent data are not yet available to WHO. There are 3.61 million people who have received at least one vaccination (17.8 percent).
2.95 million of these are considered fully vaccinated in Mali (= 14.6 percent).
This means that Mali is one of the countries with the worst vaccination coverage in the world.The vaccination rate is higher in 216 countries.
Weight and size
|Body height||174 cm||162 cm|
|Weight||69.1 kg||60.3 kg|
|HIV / Aids||0.04%||0.03%|
* The number of people suffering from diabetes refers only to inhabitants aged between 20 and 79 years.
* DTP is a combined basic vaccination against diphtheria, pertussis (whooping cough) and tetanus, which should be given to children up to the age of 23 months.
In Mali, 8.3 percent of all over 15-year-olds are still smokers.
The number of underweight newborns is 18 percent.
Medical suppliesMedical care provided by doctors and hospitals in Mali is below average compared to the world population. The country provides 0.1 hospital beds per 1,000 inhabitants. The global mean here is 2.9 beds. Within the EU, 4.6 beds are available for every 1,000 residents.
With about 3,050 physicians in Mali, there are about 0.14 doctors per 1000 inhabitants. Here again the comparison: worldwide this standard is 1.50 physicians per 1,000 inhabitants and in the EU is 3.57.
Through medical care, the mortality rate of major known diseases can be reduced as far as possible. For example, only about 22 percent of all people who suffer from cancer, diabetes, cardiovascular diseases or chylomicron retention disease (CRD) currently die.