DEATHS from Influenza A/H1N1 laboratory confirmed cases* (a) in TOP 10 AFFECTED COUNTRIES to 10 July 2009

Country America Mexico Argentina Canada Chile Australia United Kingdom Thailand Uruguay New Zealand TOTAL Deaths 217 121 82 39 21 18 14 14 7 6 593 Population 309m 110m 40m 34m 17m 23m 62m 63m 3m 4m 665m Deaths per million 0.7 1.21 2.02 1.15 1.24 0.78 0.23 0.22 2.33 1.5 0.81

(b) in RAINFOREST COUNTRIES to July 10 2009
Country Columbia Peru Brazil Venezuela Bolivia Guyana Suriname Indonesia Malaysia Singapore TOTAL Deaths 4 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 Population 40m 29m 174m 24m 8m 0.7m 0.4m 228m 27m 4m 535m Deaths per million 0.1 0.1 0.01 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.02

*Complied by Mohd Peter Davis from official data reported on http://e.wikipedia.org/2009_flu_pandemic

Conclusion: 54 times more H1N1 deaths per million population in top 10 affected countries compared to rainforest countries

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