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True COVID-19 death toll is double the official numbers, study finds

Data: IHME; Chart: Will Chase/Axios

There have been twice as many deathsfrom COVID-19 around the world as have been reported, according to the University of Washington's Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME), which analyzed excess mortality and other factors.

The big picture: The U.S. has undercounted by over 300,000 deaths, while the death tolls in India and Mexico — second and third on the list, respectively — are nearly three times the official numbers, according to the analysis.

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