The info graphic tells the story of the progression of COVID deaths as the pandemic started and proceeded along (thus far).
One million is a big number. They attempt to put it in perspective to help us understand the impact.
Consider also that studies show a single death has an impact on an average of 9 other people; immediate family, etc. So the 1 million milestone is really an impact on 9 million.
And we are seeing the secondary effects of this with the great resignation, supply chain issues, etc.
|1 million is a big number|