COVID-19 Hospitalization and Death by Age
Rate ratios compared to 18-29 year olds
|0-4 years||4x lower||9x lower|
|5-17 years||9x lower||16x lower|
|18-29 years||Comparison Group||Comparison Group|
|30-39 years||2x higher||4x higher|
|40-49 years||3x higher||10x higher|
|50-64 years||4x higher||30x higher|
|65-74 years||5x higher||90x higher|
|75-84 years||8x higher||220x higher|
|85+ years||13x higher||630x higher|
Factors that increase community spread and individual risk
Actions to reduce risk of COVID–19
(6 ft goal)
1 Data source: COVID-NET (https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/covid-data/covidview/index.html, accessed 08/06/20). Numbers are unadjusted rate ratios.
2 Data source: NCHS Provisional Death Counts (https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/nvss/vsrr/COVID19/index.htm, accessed 08/06/20). Numbers are unadjusted rate ratios.