Covid-19: Low skilled men have highest death rate of working age adults

  title={Covid-19: Low skilled men have highest death rate of working age adults},
  author={Jacqui Wise},
  • J. Wise
  • Published 12 May 2020
  • Medicine, Economics
  • BMJ
Men working in the lowest skilled jobs had the highest rate of death involving covid-19 among working age people, the latest figures from the Office for National Statistics (ONS) show.1 However, healthcare workers, including doctors and nurses, were not found to have statistically higher rates of death involving covid-19 when compared with the rate among those of the same age and sex in the general population. There were 2494 deaths involving covid-19 among 20 to 64 year olds registered up to… 

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