Policy Database

This database provides information on the key economic measures that authorities are taking to combat the COVID-19 pandemic. Measures are classified according to how they work their way through the financial system, and how they affect the financial positions of different sectors of society. The database also tracks non-economic measures.

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Project Team: Jesus Felipe (Lead), Asian Development Bank; Scott Fullwiler, University of Missouri-Kansas City; Gemma Estrada, Asian Development Bank; Maria Susan Torres, Asian Development Bank; Mary Ann Magadia, Asian Development Bank; Donna Faye Bajaro, Asian Development Bank; Maria Hanna Jaber, Asian Development Bank; Remrick Patagan, Asian Development Bank; Al-Habbyel Yusoph, University of the Philippines; Simon Alec Askin, University of the Philippines; and Martin Alexander Cruz, University of the Philippines.




Policy Measures

View measures implemented by each economy.

Data Extraction

Extract data by economy, by measure, or by date.


Read the policy opinions and analysis from the ADB COVID-19 Policy Database Team

COVID-19 Cases

Get data on daily and cumulative cases
and deaths by economy and by region.

$25.1 trillion

(as of September 21, 2020)

The total amount announced by ADB’s members to combat the COVID-19 pandemic


$3.677 trillion

ADB's Developing Members

Top 10

$2.359 trillion People’s Republic of China
$0.376 trillion India
$0.235 trillion Republic of Korea
$0.194 trillion Hong Kong, China
$0.116 trillion Indonesia
$0.092 trillion Singapore
$0.084 trillion Thailand
$0.078 trillion Malaysia
$0.048 trillion Taipei,China
$0.027 trillion Viet Nam

$16.153 trillion

ADB's Other Members

Top 10

$7.084 trillion United States
$3.431 trillion Japan
$2.054 trillion Germany
$0.829 trillion United Kingdom
$0.760 trillion France
$0.713 trillion Italy
$0.612 trillion Canada
$0.357 trillion Australia
$0.278 trillion Spain
$0.215 trillion Switzerland

$4.945 trillion

European Central Bank

$0.351 trillion

European Union


Note: Aggregated amounts exclude Measure 9.



Sources: Estimates using data from the ADB COVID-19 Policy Database, Asian Development Outlook (ADO) database, and OECD Statistics (OECD.Stat).



Source: Estimates using data from the ADB COVID-19 Policy Database.