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Do Indians die less from Covid-19 than the French?

2021-05-03T17:36:05.116Z

THE VERIFICATION - Would the situation in India be overdramatized? Some people notice that in proportion to its population, India is behind France in number of contaminations and deaths.



THE VERIFICATION

- Isn't the situation so dire in India?

Are we playing too much to scare ourselves?

Many Internet users today doubt the disaster facing the country of 1.3 billion inhabitants on the grounds that the daily data, reported to the Indian population, would be lower than those of the hexagon.

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Thus Florian Philippot, the president of the Patriots, on Twitter: "

Those who refuse to say that there have been in India for months proportionally fewer Covid deaths than in France are they zero in math, or twisted to agitate fears? Do you think they believe that the denominator 1.4 billion = 67 million, or that they know and manipulate?

". How to interpret the Indian figures in comparison with those of the hexagon? Is the annoyance of the former vice-president of the National Front legitimate?

CHECKS

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As if we confused the temperature and the thermometer, the epidemiological figures given every day sometimes tend to be mistaken for reality.

Faced with this blunder, we must be extra careful.

This is the challenge when we compare the data of the epidemic in France and India.

Arithmetically, Florian Philippot's rule of three is

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Source: lefigaro

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