In a pandemic, death rates rise rapidly as people that would not normally die start to die. 2020 numbers from the Canadian government now show that Canada had not only no extra deaths, but the annual increase in deaths dropped.

“Canada – Number of deaths 295.37 thousand in 2020. Over the last 50 years, number of annual deaths in Canada grew from 158.43 to 295.37 thousand rising at an increasing annual rate that reached a maximum of 2.08% in 2015 and then DECREASED to 1.55% in 2020.