There have been more Coronavirus deaths worldwide in 2021 than in all of 2020.
Johns Hopkins University data analysed by The Wall Street Journal showed that the 2021 deaths have now surpassed the 2020 figure.
According to the data, there were 1,880,000 COVID-related deaths in 2020.
Although vaccines have been approved and distributed worldwide this year, the World Health Organisation has reported vaccine inequality.
More transmissible variants like India’s B.1.617, have also arisen and spread, driving surges around the planet.