According to the study, the authors estimate that 50-80 per cent of the global population could contract Covid-19. Photo: AFP According to the study, the authors estimate that 50-80 per cent of the global population could contract Covid-19. Photo: AFP
According to the study, the authors estimate that 50-80 per cent of the global population could contract Covid-19. Photo: AFP

Coronavirus pandemic

Coronavirus: middle-aged people at greater risk of dying from Covid-19 just like elderly, study finds

  • New comprehensive analysis of virus cases in mainland China showed that age was a key determining factor in serious infections
  • The Lancet study estimated that the mortality rate from confirmed virus cases in mainland China was 1.38 per cent

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According to the study, the authors estimate that 50-80 per cent of the global population could contract Covid-19. Photo: AFP According to the study, the authors estimate that 50-80 per cent of the global population could contract Covid-19. Photo: AFP
According to the study, the authors estimate that 50-80 per cent of the global population could contract Covid-19. Photo: AFP
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