Coronavirus death rate may be as bad – or worse – than for Spanish flu

Coronavirus death rate may be as bad – or worse – than for Spanish flu

Coronavirus death rate may be as bad – or worse – than for Spanish flu

Chinese and US researchers have come up with an estimate of 4.54 per cent based on data from the initial outbreak in Wuhan. It compares to estimates ranging from 1.61 to 1.98 per cent for the influenza virus over a century ago.

By Miki