Understanding the second wave

October 22, 2020 • Reading time 1 minute

Published 29 October 2020

Did anyone honestly expect Covid-19 cases to increase as much as they have in the past few weeks? After a summer of socialising, while also distancing, case numbers fell to low (and seemingly manageable) levels. But now, as the chart below shows they have started to increase a lot.

How did we get here? See our presentation below.


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