Are black people getting the coronavirus?

Asked By: Edwardo Lakin
Date created: Sun, May 16, 2021 2:00 AM
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Are Black People Immune to the Coronavirus? There’s a rumor going around that black people can’t get the coronavirus. After all, we haven’t heard or seen of too many cases of any African Americans who have contracted the virus. So we did a little research to 1) see where this rumor came from, and 2) to see if it was true.
Answered By: Deondre Schroeder
Date created: Sun, May 16, 2021 6:19 PM
Black people are twice as likely as white people to catch the coronavirus, a study of 18 million people suggests. The research also indicates Asian people are 1.5 times more likely than white...
Answered By: Saige Kovacek
Date created: Mon, May 17, 2021 11:56 AM
Disproportionate Rates of COVID-19 Illness and Death in Black Communities According to media reports, in Chicago, where African Americans comprise a third of the city’s population, they account for half of those who have tested positive for the coronavirus, and almost three-quarters of COVID-19 deaths.
Answered By: Jordane Yundt
Date created: Tue, May 18, 2021 7:32 AM
Black People Are Disproportionately Getting and Dying From COVID-19 Early data indicates African Americans are bearing the brunt of the coronavirus pandemic in the U.S. By Joseph P. Williams
Answered By: Darrion Hintz
Date created: Wed, May 19, 2021 6:27 AM
However, Asian people had lower vaccinations rates than White people in six states (Colorado, Virginia, Utah, North Dakota, Pennsylvania, and South Dakota). As of June 21, less than half of Black...
Answered By: Dominic Homenick
Date created: Wed, May 19, 2021 2:03 PM
Data in Chicago, for example, shows that black non-Latino people were more likely to be infected with coronavirus and to die of it. Black non-Latino people made up 52% of all coronavirus cases in...
Answered By: Jadon Feil
Date created: Wed, May 19, 2021 4:13 PM
Throughout the pandemic, Black people have been disproportionately affected by Covid-19, accounting for about 12.5% of the population but more than 15% of total deaths, according to data from the...
Answered By: Cindy Barrows
Date created: Thu, May 20, 2021 3:55 AM
Fewer Black People Are Getting the COVID-19 Vaccine—and It's Rooted in Distrust of the Health Care System The COVID vaccine is rolling out across the US—but the larger medical system is still...
Answered By: Megane Sanford
Date created: Thu, May 20, 2021 7:46 AM
But a recent Pew survey challenges the idea that Black Americans are hesitant to get vaccinated: A majority of Black adults (61 percent) told Pew that they either planned to get a COVID-19 vaccine...
Answered By: Jules Botsford
Date created: Thu, May 20, 2021 2:13 PM
Derek Thompson: The coronavirus will be a catastrophe for the poor And Americans are blaming black people. To explain the disparities in the mortality rate, too many politicians and commentators...
Answered By: Hank Krajcik
Date created: Fri, May 21, 2021 3:25 AM
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