Estimating Long COVID II

Different methods produce different estimates.

In children, a SARS-CoV-2 infection often has no symptoms or induces only mild disease. Fatalities among children are rare, but mortality is not the only concern. Some people with Covid-19 may experience symptoms long after recovering from infection.

How many children have ‘long COVID’? For the United Kingdom, there are two sources on the prevalence of post-COVID syndrome.

COVID Infection Survey (ONS)