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: the latest Covid-19 numbers, Brazil set to become the world leader in Covid-19 deaths, economic disaster, President Bolsonaro’s son’s suspicious cash payments, football clubs headed toward a serious financial crisis, states might need new lockdowns, Brazil is as big as a planet, unemployment skyrocketing, deforestation and new strategies for delivery companies.
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41,828 deaths, 828,810 infections
As of writing, Brazil’s Covid-19 death toll