When will the COVID-19 pandemic end? Experts explain

McKinsey experts have analyzed what the 'end' of COVID-19 could look like. Image: REUTERS/Ritzau Scanpix Denmark

Sarun Charumilind

Partner, McKinsey & Company

Matt Craven

Partner, McKinsey & Company

Jessica Lamb

Partner, McKinsey & Company

Adam Sabow

Senior Partner, McKinsey & Company

Shubham Singhal

Senior Partner, McKinsey & Company

Matt Wilson

Senior Partner, McKinsey & Company


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a graph showing that because of the highly transmissible Delta variant, countries may have to reach higher COVID-19 vaccination rates to achieve herd immunity
The potential levels of herd immunity across the world. Image: Mckinsey and Company

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graphs showing that in the U.S., incidence of COVID-19 cases in June and July was similar to long-term incidence of influenza cases, but now exceeds it
A look at the hospitalisations and deaths due to COVID-19. Image: Mckinsey and Company

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charts showing that some countries could resume a transition to normalcy and begin managing COVID-19 as an endemic disease after the recent wave of Delta-variant cases
The potential road to normalcy. Image: Mckinsey and Company
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