Corona-the crisis raging in the entire world. One of the places where it is at its worst in Italy.
at the time Of writing is 53.578 number of people infected, while the 4825 is dead. But why is just Italy so badly affected by the deaths.
The Italian newspaper Corriere della Sera has tried to point to a number of reasons, and they come to five things.
so they die so many in Italy
1. Italy is the country in the world with the second-most older people. With a share of 23 percent of the population over 65 years is italinerne only surpassed by Japan, which tops the list with 27.5 percent.
2. Italy has major problems with smoking and therefore the bad of lungs, especially among older men.
3. Working from a theory of a big mørketal. Like In Denmark, Italy has now changed tactics and decided to test them with severe symptoms. Therefore dødelighedsprocenten actually lower.
4. An outbreak of the hospitals, which have created further problems.
5. In Italy, there is a greater tradition to be seen with his family very often. In addition, live many together in large families, and thus are, for example, grandparents are more exposed.
Italy confirmed its first case of coronasmitte at the end of January, while the first 'lockdowns' were introduced 21. February and applied for large parts of Lombardy.
9. march introduced the Italian prime minister, Giuseppe Conte, a national curfew in the country, where about 2,000 people right now are in the intensive care unit at the nation's hospitals.
All shops with the exception of pharmacies, supermarkets and the like have been closed down, and the italians may only leave their home if it is not more than necessary.
the Curfew affects 60 million italians.
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a total Of 4825 people have died of the coronavirus in Italy, and the number of persons who are found to be contaminated, is at the time of writing 53.578 and increase with around 3500 new cases every day.
22. march, the country has registered 792 deaths over 24 hours. It is the highest number any country has ever recorded in a day.