After a year of the Chinese virus and the chaos it has caused across the world, we now have a better idea of the severity of the coronavirus compared to other major pandemics in the past.
And it’s not even close.
Via Carmen Ang, visual capitalist
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The Visual Capitalist also produced a visual on the history of pandemics last year.
According to the number of deaths around the world at that time, the coronavirus was one of the smallest pandemics in modern history.
Since then, the numbers have increased for the coronavirus but still do not compare to the large pandemics of the past.
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