India  

Young Adults May Be Fueling COVID-19 Spread

Video Credit: Wochit Tech - Duration: 00:30s - Published
Young Adults May Be Fueling COVID-19 Spread

Young Adults May Be Fueling COVID-19 Spread

Nearly 60% of new COVID-19 cases are in adults between 18 and 24 years old.

Adults under 24-years-old represent nearly 1.7 million of the nearly 2.9 million cases of coronavirus in that age group.

According to UPI, 96% of these cases experienced symptoms, agency researchers said.

Children aged 5 to 17 years, make up nearly 35% of all reported cases in people 24 years of age and younger.

The data was released Wednesday by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.


You Might Like


Related videos from verified sources

When Will the COVID-19 Vaccine Be Available? [Video]

When Will the COVID-19 Vaccine Be Available?

When Will the COVID-19 Vaccine Be Available?. Government officials have said a coronavirus vaccine may be available before the end of the year. Here’s a breakdown of when the vaccine could..

Credit: Wibbitz Top Stories     Duration: 01:07Published