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In Pics: Countries ranked by per capita coronavirus testing; know where India stands

Updated : 2020-06-04 11:54:15

With coronavirus pandemic continuing to create havoc across the globe concerns are being raised about the test facilities in countries across the globe. Here is a look at the number of tests per thousand people daily as of April 15, according to Our World in data:

India: The test rate in India, at 0.02 per thousand is quite low given the large population of the country.
India: The test rate in India, at 0.02 per thousand is quite low given the large population of the country.
USA: The country, that emerged as one of the worst affected in the world is steadily raised its testing facilities and currently stands at 0.49 tests per thousand people.
USA: The country, that emerged as one of the worst affected in the world is steadily raised its testing facilities and currently stands at 0.49 tests per thousand people.
Italy: After being hit hard by the pandemic, Italy has steadily improved its testing facilities. Currently, 0.74 per thousand citizens are tested daily. (Claudio Furlan/LaPresse via AP)
Italy: After being hit hard by the pandemic, Italy has steadily improved its testing facilities. Currently, 0.74 per thousand citizens are tested daily. (Claudio Furlan/LaPresse via AP)
South Korea: The epidemic had hit Korea pretty hard last week. But the country has been quite successful in combating the spread and with 0.14 daily tests per thousand people, it is making steady progress. (Kim Sun-woong/Newsis via AP)
South Korea: The epidemic had hit Korea pretty hard last week. But the country has been quite successful in combating the spread and with 0.14 daily tests per thousand people, it is making steady progress. (Kim Sun-woong/Newsis via AP)
Indonesia: Many have claimed that the death toll in the country may be way above the official figures. With only 0.01 tests per thousand people the country is a long way away from bringing down the concerns. (AP Photo/Tatan Syuflana)
Indonesia: Many have claimed that the death toll in the country may be way above the official figures. With only 0.01 tests per thousand people the country is a long way away from bringing down the concerns. (AP Photo/Tatan Syuflana)
Senegal: While African continent has so far not ben affected heavily by the pandemic there are serious concerns about how the impoverished continent will handle the crisis. The example of Senegal, with 0.01 tests per thousand points towards how ill-prepared the continent is when it comes to an health crisis. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)
Senegal: While African continent has so far not ben affected heavily by the pandemic there are serious concerns about how the impoverished continent will handle the crisis. The example of Senegal, with 0.01 tests per thousand points towards how ill-prepared the continent is when it comes to an health crisis. (AP Photo/Felipe Dana)
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