Spread of the corona virus in GreenlandCurrently: 7.9 new infections per day per 100,000 inhabitants
By October 18th, 2021, 654 infected persons have been reported in the country, but not yet any deaths.The first confirmed infections were reported in March 2020, which is the date of the official notification. An additional 10-14 days are calculated for noticing one's own infection, the doctor's appointment, the laboratory test and, above all, the period from the infection until the first symptoms appear.
The total of 654 infected people represent 1.2% of the country's total population. The number of new infections during the 41st calendar week (10/11/2021 to 10/17/2021) was 31 , representing 7.9 cases per 100,000 inhabitants per day.
The graph shows the number of infected persons reported per calendar week.
Fatalities have not yet been reported. Due to the current corona pandemic, we update the worldwide case numbers weekly. A list of all infected and dead people by country can be found on our Corona virus topic page.
Weight and size
|Body height||173 cm||161 cm|
|Weight||78.5 kg||69.5 kg|
* The number of people suffering from diabetes refers only to inhabitants aged between 20 and 79 years.
Medical suppliesThe medical care provided by doctors and hospitals in Greenland is above average and also exceeds the average achieved in the EU countries. The country provides 14.4 hospital beds per 1000 inhabitants. The global mean here is 2.7 beds. Within the EU, 5.6 beds are available for every 1,000 residents.
With about 64 physicians in Greenland, there are about 1.14 doctors per 1000 inhabitants. Here again the comparison: worldwide this standard is 1.50 physicians per 1000 inhabitants and in the EU even 3.57.