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 الولايات المتحدة فقدت 800.000 شخص بسبب كوفيد19- infographic
Graphic charts total U.S. deaths from Covid-19, among the over 65s and those under that age.


الولايات المتحدة فقدت 800.000 شخص بسبب كوفيد19-

By Ninian Carter

December 15, 2021 - وصلت الولايات المتحدة إلى وضع حرج يتمثل في وفاة 800.000 شخص بسبب كوفيد19-، ثلاثة أرباعهم كانوا من الفئة العمرية التي تزيد على 65 عاما.

On December 14, as the coronavirus pandemic nears the end of its second year, the United States reached the dismaying figure of 800,343 deaths from Covid-19.

Of that figure, three-quarters of fatalities have been among people aged 65 and above. That’s about one in 100 older Americans dying from the virus. For those under 65, the ratio is nearer 1 in 1,400.

Older Americans continue to suffer isolation and fear associated with the pandemic, long after millions of younger people have returned to work and school. And as new variants, like Delta and Omicron, take hold, so too older Americans feel compelled to withdraw further from society.

PUBLISHED: 15/12/2021; STORY: Graphic News