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
71 Ireland 31% 0.97
72 Suriname 32% 1.31
73 Philippines 32% 0.95
74 Armenia 32% 0.91
75 Latvia 32% 1.03
76 Sierra Leone 32% 1.51
77 Japan 32% 1.2
78 Haiti 33% 1.15
79 Slovenia 34% 0.85
80 Trinidad and Tobago 34% 1.64