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Ethnicity and COVID-19: preliminary meeting for SAGE, 2 June 2020

Paper prepared by the Government Office for Science (GOS) for the Scientific Advisory Group for Emergencies (SAGE).


Ethnicity and COVID-19: 2 June preliminary meeting for SAGE, 2 June 2020

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Paper by GOS on ethnicity and COVID-19. It was considered at SAGE 40 on 4 June 2020.

It should be viewed in context: the paper was the best assessment of the evidence at the time of writing. The picture is developing rapidly and, as new evidence or data emerges, SAGE updates its advice accordingly.

Therefore, some of the information in this paper may have been superseded and the author’s opinion or conclusion may since have developed.

These documents are released as pre-print publications that have provided the government with rapid evidence during an emergency. These documents have not been peer-reviewed and there is no restriction on authors submitting and publishing this evidence in peer-reviewed journals.

Published 26 June 2020
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