RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Over last week (between April 9th and 15th), Brazil registered 555,390 new Covid-19 cases and 26,161 deaths, according to a survey conducted by VEJA based on data published by the Ministry of Health. Of these, about 41% were reported in four states: São Paulo, Minas Gerais, Ceará, and Rio Grande do Sul.
São Paulo alone, the most populous state in Brazil, accounted for 19.2% of cases and 22 . . .