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 cases and deaths, Latin American leaders not immune to the coronavirus, healthcare coverage, Latam airlines in hot water, vaccine trials, football coming back, Mexico-U.S. relations, and oil deals.
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70,398 deaths, 1,800,827 infections
The latest coronavirus update by the Health Ministry shows Brazil’s coronavirus infections totaling 1,800,827 and recording 70,398 confirmed deaths in the country. Meanwhile, states...