More Kids Are Getting COVID-19, Kentucky Pediatrician Says

November 24, 2020

(NPR) – Children represent about 11.5% of all reported coronavirus cases where a person’s age is noted, according to the American Academy of Pediatrics and the Children’s Hospital Association. The groups said the seven-day period of Nov. 5 to 12, the most recent for which they’ve reported data, was “by far the highest weekly increase” in children’s cases since the start of the pandemic.