Figures from the Office for National Statistics are being widely misunderstood. Flu isn’t the underlying cause of more deaths than Covid-19 at the moment, but pneumonia probably is.
People who don’t think they will get the coronavirus vaccine may not be planning to “refuse” it.
A viral Facebook post claims Spain had a much lower Covid-19 death toll than the UK at the end of July. That’s correct but isn’t the best way to compare …
By using a mean average, the results overstated what the average Brit thinks the death rate has been.
The government has demanded an urgent review into the way Public Health England calculates the daily death figures from coronavirus.
Both Boris Johnson and the Department for Health and Social Care claimed in May that 125,000 staff in care settings and 118,000 care home residents had been tested for Covid-19. …
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