COVID-19 News

Key overviews: Medical

Corona is likely to have overall fatality rates of 0.5-1% of infected:

Fatality in younger age classes (<60) in developing countries seems to be significantly higher than in industrialized countries, see India ( ) Peru with significant levels for males already from 40 years: , Mexico:

Susceptibility to infection in individuals under 20 years of age is approximately half that of adults >20 years. Clinical symptoms manifest in ~20% of children (10-19 years), results from multi-country modelling

~0.4 billion people worldwide are at serious risk if infected by Corona, with concentrations in African countries with high HIV/AIDS prevalence, and small island nations with high diabetes prevalence