People living in apartments and larger households were at higher risk of dying from COVID-19 during the first wave of the pandemic - ARCHIVED

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The risks of mortality due to COVID-19 have been found to be higher for some Canadians (e.g., older population, especially those living in long term care residences, etc.). For Canadians living in close quarters there could also be an increased risk. This article examines the rate of mortality due to COVID-19 associated with people living in different types of private dwellings in Quebec and Ontario. Additionally, the size of the household and the living arrangements are also explored among individuals.

Issue Number: 2021001
Author(s): Aitken, Nicole; Yang, Fei-Ju
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HTMLApril 13, 2021
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