Frequently Asked Questions

Where does the source come from?

The data sources include the World Health Organization, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the European Center for Disease Prevention and Control, the National Health Commission of the People’s Republic of China, and the DXY, one of the world’s largest online communities for physicians, health care professionals, pharmacies and facilities.

How often is the data updated?

Data is updated every 10 minutes. For the “Active case by states”, Ministry of Health Malaysia release the data to public every day between 5-6 PM GMT 8.

Why do I see different data from different sources?

There are various sources that are tracking and aggregating coronavirus data. They update at different times and may have different ways of gathering data.

What is included in the data?

Cases only include people who were tested and confirmed positive. Testing rules and availability vary by country. Some areas may not have data because they haven’t published their data or haven’t done so recently.