Lockdowns & length & depth matter! SA GDP done and dusted. Further proof lockdown kill economies. Red are long lockdowns countries. Yellow softer and shorter lockdowns. Green no lockdowns. Orange is state level differences. Blue uncertain. but all countries had COVID. Red is bad!
South Africa's outbreak wasn't nearly as bad as to justify the 6 month lockdown, including a ban on alcohol and cigarettes and a ban on online sales.
They have themselves to blame, not Corona.
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