Worrying South Africa data
Everyone look at the attached South Africa chart and decide for yourself
The wave there went away and daily deaths are still 6x higher than at that time and 11x higher than before the wave.
If anyone knows more please share. more
Very important questions to understand the causes of death. more
This data does not mean anything in itself, we need a lot more data if we have to judge it anything like "worry/no worry". 1. SA's population is 60M. What is the death rate per week, per month? Has SA's death rate suffered any drastic/visible increase during the pandemic? As you can see in the attached screenshot, SA's death has been falling since 2008. The pandemic years of 2021 and 2022 did not change (increase) death rate. 2. What is the profile of those mortalities? Are those aged people with existing morbidities and other terminal illnesses? 3. What percentage are vaccinated? 4. What was the treatment given to these patients? How many of them were invasively intubated? How many of them received experimental anti-virals? 5. Did those patients receive Vitamin supplements, or any of the proven generics? more