Fact-checked by: Estadão Verifica

2021/10/06 | Brazil, Germany

Misleading: Post claiming that vaccination is faster in Brazil than in Germany. Brazil reached 11% of the population vaccinated in 138 days, against 140 days in Germany.

Explanation: In fact, Brazil needed 142 days to reach 11% of the population fully vaccinated, while Germany took three days less, 139. Moreover, Germany started applying the immunizers almost a month earlier and was on a pace of 860 doses per 100,000 inhabitants per day on June 9, 2021, versus 379 in Brazil.

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This false claim originated from: Facebook posts

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