Confirmed, recovered, and probable cases of coronavirus in South Korea 2020

As of the 19th of February 2020, South Korea confirmed the 51st case of infection after the first case of coronavirus in the country on January 20. At the moment, 16 patients were discharged from hospitals after making a full recovery from the virus and 1,149 tests are still in progress.

In the first quarter of 2020, it was expected that South Korea will see a loss of around 2.9 trillion South Korean won in tourism revenue if the novel coronavirus spreads rapidly in the country. In addition, the number of foreign tourists visiting South Korea was expected to decrease by two million.

Number of novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV, Covid-19) confirmed, recovered, and probable cases in South Korea as of February 19, 2020

Number of cases
Confirmed (incl. recovered)51
Test in progress1,149
Loading statistic...
You need to log in to download this statistic
Register for free
Already a member?
Log in
Show detailed source information?
Register for free
Already a member?
Log in

Release date

February 2020


South Korea

Survey time period

January 3 to February 19, 2020

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $708 / Year
Basic Account
Get to know the platform

You only have access to basic statistics.

Premium Account
Your perfect start with Statista
  • Instant access to 1m statistics
  • Download in XLS, PDF & PNG format
  • Detailed references

$59 / Month *

Corporate Account
Full access

Corporate solution including all features.

* All products require an annual contract.
   Prices do not include sales tax.

Statistics on "Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) in China"

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $708 / Year
Learn more about how Statista can support your business.