Milestone numbers. Their relevance is perhaps greatest as media fodder. Nice round numbers (or not so nice) trip off a headline rather easily. In the near future, the Balearics will reach 100,000. A boost to coronavirus news, as these 100,000 will be the number of cases since the start of the pandemic. It may take rather longer, but the Balearics are likely to also reach 1,000 - deaths since the start of the pandemic.