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Sri Lanka still at low risk exposure for high death rate as per the age distribution of confirmed cases and CFR

Global IndexesMar 24, 2020
Sri Lanka still at low risk exposure for high death rate as per the age distribution of confirmed cases and CFR
The number of Covid-19 confirmed cases hit 100 in Sri Lanka. 53% of them were in the age range 31 years to 50 years. South Korea it is concentrated in two age ranges 21 to 30 years (29%) and 51 to 60 years (19%). Italy it is above 71 years (41%). The Case Fatality Rate (CFR) is the number of reported deaths per number of reported cases. Average CFR % for the majority of Sri Lankan cases are is only 0.32% where Italy is 9.76%

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