Covid Scotland: Nearly 200 children under-16 in hospital with virus in past month – The Herald

Covid Scotland: Nearly 200 children under-16 in hospital with virus in past month

NEARLY 200 children under 16 have been admitted to hospital with Covid in Scotland in the past four weeks, compared to just one who had been vaccinated. The figures from Public Health Scotland (PHS) show that unvaccinated under-16s had a hospitalisation rate of seven per 100,000 compared to 66 per 100,000 for unvaccinated people aged 60 or older.

According to the latest Covid-19 Statistical Report, a total of 192 people under 16 who were admitted to hospital in Scotland between August 21 and September 17 tested positive for the coronavirus which causes Covid.

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