Table 1

Snapshot of COVID-19 context at time of interviews

Interview dateWorldwide*CountryRegion
CasesDeathsPlaceCasesDeathsPlaceCasesDeaths
24 April 20202 719 522191 228Australia*665776Victoria‡134216
24 April 2020USA*869 17249 963Pennsylvania*38 3791724
24 April 2020Canada*43 2862241Quebec (Montreal)*21 8381243
25 April 20202 812 557197 506USA*905 33351 949New York*271 59021 411
25 April 2020India*24 530780Maharashtra¶6430283
27 April 20202 981 592206 803Singapore*14 42312Singapore*14 42312
28 April 20203 052 245211 350UK*†145 99325 302London**27 1125416
29 April 20203 126 806217 555Japan*13 736394Saitama¶85130
29 April 2020Nigeria*153244Lagos¶84419
30 April 20203 206 333227 847Turkey*117 5893081Anatolia††
1 May 20203 267 867233 560Nigeria*193258Oyo¶232
6 May 20203 677 165257 454Argentina*5020264Buenos Aires Provence¶1811103
6 May 2020Italy*213 01329 315Emili-Romagna¶26 2753705
6 May 2020South Africa*7572148Western Cape§360971
7 May 20203 768 535264 109Canada*64 6944336Ontario (Hamilton)*19 9101560
7 May 2020USA*1 228 60973 431Minnesota*9365508
8 May 20203 861 697269 867Spain†256 85526 070Madrid¶64 3338552
19 May 20204 819 959318 833Switzerland*30 5971886Vaud¶5503389