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Table 1 Incidence, mortality, and case fatality rate of COVID-19, according to population size, Municipal Human Development Index and Social Vulnerability Index. Brazil, 2020

From: Human development, social vulnerability and COVID-19 in Brazil: a study of the social determinants of health

Population size No. of municipalities No. of cases No. of deaths Resident population Incidence rate/100 000 Mortality rate/1 million CFR1 (%)
≤ 10 000 inhabitants 482 1296 77 2 824 212 45.89 27.26 5.94
10 001 to 20 000 580 2568 175 8 549 277 30.04 20.47 6.81
20 001 to 50 000 783 7075 390 24 491 464 28.89 15.92 5.51
50 001 to 100 000 328 6988 411 22 642 923 30.86 18.15 5.88
>  100 000 323 107 259 7399 120 576 849 88.95 61.36 6.90
MHDI2
 Very low (0–0.499) 18 289 9 489 795 59.00 36.75 3.11
 Low (0.500–0.599) 588 4031 301 13 623 241 29.59 22.01 7.47
 Medium (0.600–0.699) 830 13 021 832 31 335 083 41.55 26.55 6.39
 High (0.700–0.799) 1.016 72 544 4891 100 556 389 72.14 48.63 6.74
 Very high (0.800–1) 44 35 301 2419 33 080 217 106.71 73.12 6.85
SVI3
 Very low (0–0.200) 350 7428 362 20 782 329 35.74 17.42 4.87
 Low (0.200–0.300) 703 54 736 3722 79 129 666 69.17 47.04 6.80
 Medium (0.300–0.400) 485 49 528 3413 49 839 712 99.37 68.48 6.89
 High (0.400–0.500) 534 8530 628 17 423 869 48.96 36.04 7.36
 Very high (0.500–1) 424 4964 327 11 909 149 41.68 27.46 6.59
Total 2496 125 186 8452 179 084 725 69.90 47.20 6.75
  1. aData from May 6, 2020. 1CFR Case Fatality Rate, 2MHDI Municipal Human Development Index, 3SVI Social Vulnerability Index