(July 9): Three countries — the United States, Brazil, and Mexico — account for nearly half (46%) of the world’s reported Covid-19 deaths, yet they contain only 8.6% of the world’s population. Some 60% of Europe’s deaths are concentrated in just three countries — Italy, Spain, and the UK — which account for 38% of Europe’s population. There were many fewer deaths and lower death rates in most of Northern and Central Europe.

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