People under 70 Are Now The Majority among Those Killed by Covid in Brazil

Publicado em 26 maio 2021

People aged 69 or less represented 46.72% of the total deaths in January this year, or 21,855. Now this group adds up to 58,260 (170% more), and represents the majority of the dead: 53.78%. This inversion of the death pyramid had already been detected by the SP Covid-19 Info Tracker platform, a tool created by researchers from USP (University of São Paulo) and Unesp (Universidade Estadual Paulista) with support from Fapesp (Fundação de Amparo à Pesquisa no State of São Paulo) to monitor the evolution of the [...]

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