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Numbers of the week: May 2, 2020

A weekly digest of the most interesting figures tucked inside the latest news about Brazil. A selection of numbers that help explain what is going on in Brazil.

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This is Brazil by the Numbers, a weekly digest of the most interesting figures tucked inside the latest news about Brazil. A selection of numbers that help explain what is going on in Brazil. This week’s topics: Covid-19 — confirmed cases and deaths. President Bolsonaro faces daily fines. Impeachment requests against the president. Unemployment figures. People unable to pay their bills. Undetermined deaths skyrocketing. Covid-19-related bills stuck in Congress. And more.

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91,589 confirmed infections, 6,329 deaths

According to the Health Ministry’s latest coronavirus update, Brazil has recorded 91,589 Covid-19 infections and 6,329 deaths....

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