Rural Areas Face Higher and Distinct Risks of Serious COVID-19 Outcomes than Urban Areas
Analyzes factors that may contribute to an undercounting of COVID-19 cases in rural areas and increased risk for these populations. Features statistics using 7 different risk factors, with breakdowns by 6 levels of population density, including semi-rural and rural.
David J. Peters
Iowa State University
Infectious diseases · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data