COVID-19 in Israel

Israel started its COVID-19 vaccination campaign quite early and has already achieved an impressive vaccination rate.

Inevitably, contradictory information circulates all over the internet concerning the success (or lack thereof) of such massive campaign.

Postitivity ratio (major lockdowns are highlighted in red whereas the milestones from the vaccination campaign, the start and having fifty percent of the population vaccinated, are highlighted in orange):

Absolute number of deaths attributed to COVID-19:


As you can see, deaths are delayed for at least two weeks with respect to cases.

For the sake of comparison, a country with virtually no vaccination and no lockdown, Sweden:


Updated positive ratio image:

Updated deaths image:

Updated hospitalisations:

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