While the World Cup in Qatar draws closer, the criticism grows. Human rights advocates supporters, politicians, and the media have reported on Qatar World Cup Deaths But how many world cup deaths nn Qatar have been recorded?
- The Qatar World Cup will kick off on Sunday.
- The opening match will be between Qatar and Ecuador.
In the list of causes for the Qatar World Cup deaths, one was predominant deaths due to natural causes that account 77% of reasons cited by Indian, Nepalese and Bangladeshi workers.
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The Qatari government has released official statistics on the subject annually. While their reliability or completeness is unknown, they may provide some clues.
According to the data, 12,412 immigrant men died between 2011 and 2020, nearly half of whom (5,935) were between 20 and 50 years old, which is relatively young.
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According to DW, the claim that the World Cup in Qatar has cost the lives of 6,500 — even as many as 15,000 — migrant workers” is false.
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Data from India, Bangladesh, Nepal and Sri Lanka revealed there were 5,927 deaths of migrant workers in the period 2011–2020. Separately, data from Pakistan’s embassy in Qatar reported a further 824 deaths of Pakistani workers, between 2010 and 2020.