Currently COVID-19 cases in India are doubling every week. But is testing in India able to keep up? Are tests picking up positive cases at a higher rate than the day or week before? Or has the curve flattened and the rate is going down? How reliable is the testing data?
Using cumulative testing data from various states of India, AID volunteers have calculated the daily rates of those positive versus those tested for each state of India. We display the results in the table below. Thanks to Sarath Chandran for keeping track of the rates everyday.AID Responds to COVID Donate to COVID Relief Fund
Daily percentages — Daily tested positive/Daily total tested
Number of tests being done by each state daily:
In the below graphs, the red/orange line is daily test positive percentage (from the above table) and the blue line is the cumulative test positive percentage since the beginning of the pandemic in India.
For more details please see the google chart here.