The current pandemic multiplies uncertainties. Will the virus mutate significantly? If so, will this mutation increase its dangerousness for humans or will it transform the disease into a harmless cold? Will there be a rebound in the fall?
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There is however one thing which is already certain: the Covid-19 will not upset the statistics of world mortality for the year 2020. Sixty million people die each year in the world (including 600,000 in France, or 11,500 per week ) and the Covid-19 epidemic will not change this figure significantly. The vast majority of victims will be elderly people or patients whose immune systems have been weakened by other pathologies. In France, the average age of Covid-19 deaths is 81.2 years. In Luxembourg, he is 86 years old.
On its website, the BBC devoted an entire article to the death of a 5-year-old girl. The British reference media tells us that the girl suffered from another pathology,
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