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Has Covid-19 caused more deaths in Lithuania than reported?

Thursday, May 21, 2020

The global death toll from Covid-19 could be almost 60 percent higher than reported in official counts, according to the Financial Times. Could it be the same in Lithuania? Many countries across Europe experienced higher-than-average monthly death rates, which may show the real scale of the pandemic. This jump in mortality rates, known as ‘excess deaths’, is associated with undiscovered cases of the novel coronavirus, or people who were ill…