When it comes to testing people for the COVID-19 virus, Malta currently ranks in third place across the globe.
In terms of daily tests carried it per 1000 people, Malta is testing more people than any country around the world, except for two: the Gulf nations of UAE and Bahrain. This, according to the ourworldindata.org statistics website.
Currently, Malta is testing its people at the rate of 4.81. the Gulf nations of UAE are testing at a rate of 6.04, and Bahrain is testing at the rate of 5.84.
New Zealand, the United States, and the UK are ranked fourth, fifth and sixth. Luxembourg is currently in 7th place with a rate of 1.97, which means that Malta’s current testing rate is more than double that of any other EU member state.