The elderly are at highest risk of coronavirus infection and death

A new Health Ministry study released on Thursday found that people over 70 accounted for 87pc of coronavirus infections and 11pc of those infected failed to recover and died. According to the latest figures, Israel’s covid-19 death toll has risen to 191, with 5,334 confirmed cases, of which 136 are in serious condition and a declining number, 107, is on ventilators.

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