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; Marie Ann Cagas, Asian Development Bank; Al-Habbyel Yusoph, University of the Philippines; Simon Alec Askin, University of the Philippines; Martin Alexander Cruz, University of the Philippines; Juan Delgado, Global Economics Group; Héctor Otero, Global Economics Group; and Violeta Rodriguez, Global Economics Group.

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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.

Sector Financial Balances

See data on financial positions of government, domestic private, and the external sector.

COVID-19 Cases

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


$31.735 trillion

(as of November 15, 2021)

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


$3.783 trillion

ADB's Developing Members

$2.770 trillion East Asia
$0.517 trillion Southeast Asia
$0.439 trillion South Asia
$0.053 trillion Central and West Asia
$0.005 trillion Pacific


$21.154 trillion

ADB's Other Members

$5.974 trillion

European Central Bank

$0.824 trillion

European Union