The spread of the coronavirus shocked all of us, and the speed at which it has spread everywhere throughout the world is disturbing. To such an extent, that it is practically difficult to accept that a few nations despite everything have revealed no instances of the Coronavirus/COVID-19. All things considered, there are in reality nations without Coronavirus!
The UN authoritatively perceives 193 nations. As of June 18 2020, only 12 nations have not affirmed any instances of COVID-19. A large number of these nations are Pacific Island nations in Oceania.
Rundown of Countries Without Coronavirus
The following is a rundown of nations without coronavirus that at present has proclaimed no instances of COVID-19.
12 COUNTRIES WITHOUT CORONAVIRUS
1. North Korea
3. Solomon Islands
7. The Unified States of Micronesia
9. Marshall Islands
Starting at 08/06/2020, these nations all have no revealed instances of the COVID-19 novel Coronavirus.
So how did these nations figure out how to be among the not many to have no instances of an infection that has influenced millions of people around the world?
A Look at the Countries Without Coronavirus
How about we investigate the nations without coronavirus in more detail, and maybe get an understanding into why they as of now have no announced instances of Coronavirus.
1. NORTH KOREA, ASIA (POPULATION: 25,778,816)
North Korea was one of the very few nations to close its borders at the earliest.
As a neighbor of China, the nation shut its outskirts on January 21st and hasn’t re-opened since. It at that point executed severe measures for those coming into the nation (outsiders and nationals) including month or two-month isolation.
While the North Korean specialists report zero cases one may consider how China’s closest neighbor could genuinely be liberated from the infection. Clearly prompt and quick actions such as shutting down the borders and quarantine of travelers were the reasons it is now Covid-19 free.
2. TURKMENISTAN, ASIA (POPULATION: 6,031,200)
Turkmenistan is a nation in Central Asia flanked by Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, Iran, and Afghanistan – all nations with reports of coronavirus diseases. The vast majority of the land outskirts were shut over a month back, and in early February, Turkmenistan dropped numerous flights and all trips to and from China.
3. THE SOLOMON ISLANDS, OCEANIA (POPULATION: 686,884)
The Solomon Islands is among one of the least visited nations on the planet. You can get to it effectively from close nations with non-stop flights, including Australia, Papua New Guinea, and Vanuatu.
Since early February, in the same way as other Pacific Island nations, the Solomon Islands required a clinical testament to permit section. Explorers who enter from contaminated nations required 14-day isolation.
4. VANUATU, OCEANIA (POPULATION: 307,145)
Vanuatu has announced no cases and actualized severe strategies for those rolling in from abroad from February. Those going from contaminated nations were not allowed or needed to experience quarantine, and anybody showing up into the nation needed to give a clinical declaration.
5. SAMOA, OCEANIA (POPULATION: 198,413)
Samoa has been on lockdown since 25th March.
A highly sensitive situation stays set up and all global travel all through the nation has been suspended.
6. KIRIBATI, OCEANIA (POPULATION: 119,451)
There are no cases in Kiribati, yet a condition of the open crisis has been pronounced. From 30th March, schools were shut.
7. The Unified STATES OF MICRONESIA, OCEANIA (POPULATION: 115,030)
Micronesia rushed to actualize travel bans toward the beginning of February, including whole travel bans for those going from China and Chinese residents.
8. TONGA, OCEANIA (POPULATION: 105,695)
Tonga has been exacting with movement rules since February.
Since Fiji’s originally revealed instance of coronavirus, Tonga shut its outskirts to outsiders and just permitted outsiders to leave who were heading out back on trips to their own nations. As of 29th of March, Tonga has been in lockdown. 8 speculated cases were tried, all returned negative.
9. THE MARSHALL ISLANDS, OCEANIA (POPULATION: 59,190)
On 21st March, it was accounted for that the main worldwide flight association with the Marshall Islands stopped assistance incidentally for 3 weeks in any event.
10. PALAU, OCEANIA (POPULATION: 18,094)
There is as of now one individual under scrutiny for having coronavirus subsequent to having gone from Guam, nonetheless, there are right now no coronavirus contaminations in Palau.
11. TUVALU, OCEANIA (POPULATION: 11,793)
Frequently known as one of, if not the, least visited nation on the planet, Tuvalu sees less than 200 sightseers for every year. This has likely been gigantic assistance in forestalling an episode of Coronavirus in this nation with a little populace.
12. NAURU, OCEANIA (POPULATION: 10,823)
Nauru, a nation so little that you can stroll around it in one day, has likewise figured out how to remain sans coronavirus. Alongside Tuvalu, it holds the record for being one of the least visited nations on the planet.
How these nations were able to remain Covid-19 free?
The answer is quite simple. Most of these countries are the least travelled and if there are some exceptions than those countries were able to remain Covid-19 free due to their prompt actions against it. Moreover, these countries do not have a large population like the US, UK, India, etc. So that makes it a bit easy for them to combat Covid-19 as well. Secondly, they will not suffer as much of economic loss as the big economies of the world would and are currently experiencing it.
Other actions which these and other such countries took who have extremely low cases of Covid-19 are deploying their public health workers to follow up the contacts of the infected patients, get all their hospitals ready and equipped with all the essentials for the situation, publishing clear and consistent information regarding the matter and how to deal with it. So, they had some advantages and plus they prepared themselves before the pandemic could spread.
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