Chinese researchers say it is possible the coronavirus death toll could rise to 5 million by March. Photo: EPA-EFE Chinese researchers say it is possible the coronavirus death toll could rise to 5 million by March. Photo: EPA-EFE
Chinese researchers say it is possible the coronavirus death toll could rise to 5 million by March. Photo: EPA-EFE

Coronavirus: global death toll could hit 5 million by March, Chinese researchers say

  • ‘The development of the pandemic is hard to foresee, but a numerical estimate by modelling can provide some useful information,’ lead scientist says
  • In worst case, the number of Covid-19 infections in the United States could rise to 32 million, study says

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Chinese researchers say it is possible the coronavirus death toll could rise to 5 million by March. Photo: EPA-EFE Chinese researchers say it is possible the coronavirus death toll could rise to 5 million by March. Photo: EPA-EFE
Chinese researchers say it is possible the coronavirus death toll could rise to 5 million by March. Photo: EPA-EFE
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