CDC Releases the Death Rate of Children Hospitalized for COVID-19

From August 2020 – August 2021, Analysis reveals there were 1,790 hospitalizations of patients below the age of 18. For an entire year, the year of Covid, there were 1790 hospitlaizations of kids. 1790! In the USA.

There were a total of eight “COVID-19-related” deaths among the aforementioned 1,790 minors. That constitutes a 0.4% death rate among those admitted.

As we know, in January, a study by the American Academy of Pediatrics suggested transmission of the virus at school was “extremely rare.”

The paper’s exact words:

We examined 11 school districts with nearly 100,000 students/staff open for 9 weeks of in- person instruction, tracking secondary transmission of SARS-CoV-2; within-school infections were extremely rare. Each case was independently adjudicated for community or within-school acquisition by local health departments. … No instances of child-to-adult transmission of SARS-CoV-2 were reported within schools.