Ecuador News and Interesting Facts   -   October, 2021

Ecuador is approximately the same geographic size as our home state of Wisconsin.

Ecuador:     17.3 million people, 415,000 COVID cases, 20,000+ deaths

Wisconsin:  5.8 million people, 790,282 COVID cases, 8,500+ deaths

Ecuador:     Has 3 times the population as Wisconsin

                     Has had half as many COVID cases as Wisconsin

                     Two thirds of the deaths occurred at ground zero in Guayaquil during the early months of the pandemic

Wisconsin:  Has one third the population of Ecuador

                     Has had 2 times as many COVID cases as Ecuador

                     Has had half as many deaths as Ecuador (Guayaquil included), or twice as many (Guayaquil not included)