Infection Detection Ratio

This table lists the Infection Detection Ratio for different countries.

he Infection Detection Ratio is the ratio of the number of detected infections divided by the number of actual infections. It ranges from 0 to 1. The method to calculate it is described in this paper.

Typically if the IDR for a country is low then there is not much testing being done in that country. Given that

Rank Country IDR R
11 Somalia 15% 1.15
12 Mali 15% 1.04
13 Liberia 15% 0.9
14 Zimbabwe 15% 0.54
15 Tanzania 15% 5.0
16 Bosnia and Herzegovina 16% 0.76
17 Eswatini 16% 0.92
18 Iran 16% 1.01
19 Hungary 17% 1.39
20 Chad 17% 0.65