Third wave of covid-19 that hit Portugal ‘one of most violent in world’

By TPN/Lusa, in News · 11-02-2021 18:21:00 · 2 Comments

The third wave of covid-19, which is still hitting Portugal, is one of the strongest in the world since the beginning of the pandemic

Stronger than any of the waves that hit Italy, Spain, the United States or even Brazil. This is the conclusion of the statistical publication "Our World in Data", developed by the University of Oxford. Judging by the average number of deaths in the last seven days, Spain was the only country to reach a peak of 18 deaths per day per every million inhabitants in March last year. Italy reached 13.5 deaths, days before. In Portugal, for three weeks now, since January 21, the average has exceeded 18 deaths per million inhabitants, and on February 1, averaged a new maximum of more than 28 deaths.



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Comments:

Lock-down measures are bad for your health.

By Kari Lehto from Other on 08-03-2021 07:08

Strongest Correlates to "COVID-19" related deaths world wide have been found to be number of overweight people and the quality of healthcare.
So why is Portugal on this list?
Should there be an investigation in to this? Or are we just going to blame "COVID-19" that does not increase overall deaths anywhere in the world?

By Kari Lehto from Other on 08-03-2021 07:02
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