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An overview of how health inequalities such as mortality and hospitalisations were impacted by the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

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28 November 2022
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Science Evidence Advice: Coronavirus and health inequalities , file type: PDF, file size: 2 MB

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Analysis includes age, gender, disability, ethnicity and religion amongst other characteristics. This paper also synthesises research on how deprivation impacted people's experiences of the pandemic, including indirect harms and includes policy context for Wales.