The death rate in Bulgaria has increased by over 40,000 in 2021
Deaths have increased by more than 40,000 in Bulgaria in 2021. This is a request in the studio of “Hello. Bulgaria ”the economist Petar Ganev.
147,727 people were found in 2021. For comparison, in 1918, 151,525 people were selected. This is a record death for the last 100 years in our country, Ganev said.
He answers that in the years before the pandemic in our country about 107,000 people die every year. ie there is an increase in mortality by about 40,000 by 2021 and by just under 20,000 in 2020.
“Of course, it’s not just because of the coronavirus pandemic, but when you look at the weekly data, they coincide with the waves. So it is very clear what this mortality is about, “said the economist.
According to him, you will see similar data in other European countries. “And there it is seen that the rise in death after the COVID waves. However, the other countries managed to control them, but we did not, “Ganev said.
At the moment we have about 2 million vaccinated or about 30% of the population. “This is half of the goal by August 31. In order to control the crisis, there is no strong vaccination campaign “, the economist was categorical.
Watch the whole conversation in the video.