Portugal 2020 mortality up 10.6%

By TPN/Lusa, in News, UK · 23-01-2021 14:00:00 · 3 Comments

The number of deaths in Portugal during 2020 was 10.6% higher than the average for the previous five years, according to the National Statistics Institute (INE), which registered 123,409 deaths, 12,220 more than between 2015 and 2019.

On 31 December, there were 6,906 deaths attributed to covid-19, or 56 percent of the excess mortality in 2020 compared to the 2015-2019 average.

According to preliminary data from INE, during the first two months of last year mortality was lower than the reference period of the previous five years, but after the first cases of contagion by the new coronavirus were diagnosed, the excess mortality increased every month.

From March to the end of 2020, there were 101,669 deaths in Portugal, 13,495 more than the average for the same period measured between 2015 and 2019.

One fifth of the deaths in the first week of 2021 were attributed to Covid-19, INE indicates, which recorded 3,634 deaths in total, 830 more than the average for the same period between 2015 and 2019.

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Their are lies,dammed lies and statistics.

By Peter shepherd from Lisbon on 26-01-2021 06:20

The dead increased in 2020 was due manly by dificulties created in live in general, beginning with healt services not assisting in time many other diseases, must not be automatically atributed directly to covid19!
There are also runors of other cause of deaths atributed to covid!

By Anton Alv from Lisbon on 24-01-2021 05:47

Only 10.6 % up even with the"ALERT" on T.V telling us every few minutes the countless ever escalating deaths by covid...
It doesn't take a genius to figure out things don't add up.....
The grandest hoax that ever gripped the world is starting to fall apart.
Not forgetting to mention those whom actually died of cancer and heart disease instead of covid but labelled on death certificates as having died by covid...
This evil is real.

By Gregoire Petit from Algarve on 23-01-2021 08:45
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