Netherlands: 12.5 percent of Covid infections contracted at an education facility last week

Children, Coronavirus, Infection, Netherlands, Transmission

“One in eight coronavirus infections last week, 12.5 percent, was contracted at an education or childcare facility. That is based on all coronavirus cases in which the GGDs managed to trace the suspected source of infection. The number of infections rose sharply among children of primary school age.  In Utrecht, where children have completed their first week of school after the summer holidays, ten to fifteen school groups are being sent home every day because of positive tests, said a spokesperson for the GGD.” report




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** This post was originally published on September 7, 2021 **