Nothing personal. Just figures.
Computed as follows ↓
Hong Kong Flu
|Period||1918-20||1968-69||cumulated as of 7 March 2021|
|Deaths worldwide, mln||Medium estimation: 75 mln; Pessimistic est.: 100 mln
|Medium est.: 2.5 mln; Pessimistic est.: 4 mln
|World Population, mln||1912||3552||7851|
|Population Lost in the Pandemic, %||3.92%||0.07%||0.03%|
Covid-19 data as of 7 March 2021.
And… Have you ever heard of the Hong Kong Flu? Honestly. It was only 52 years ago. Twice as many victims as our Covid. Honestly, please.