Evidence brief on ethnicity and COVID-19


ID:
131

Research Question:
Summarize the literature on associations of ethnicity with risk of infection, severity and mortality to COVID-19. Is there evidence for differential impacts among ethnic groups in Canada?

Document Type:
Evidence summary/scan

Population:
All populations

Setting:
Commercial site, Community health centre, Correctional institution, Daycare centre, Dentist, Emergency services, Home, Hospital, Long-term care facility, Primary Care Provider clinic, Religious institution, Rural/remote, School, Worksite, Community

Public health topic area:
Health equity, Social Determinants of Health

Contact Name:
PHAC Emerging Science Group

Contact Title:
N/A

Contact Email:
phac.emergingsciencesecretariat-secretariatdessciencesemergentes.aspc@canada.ca

Organization:
Public Health Agency of Canada

Jurisdiction (of reviewer):
Federal

Status of Review:
Completed

Review available:
On request

Date Completed:
2020-06-12

Date Submitted:
2020-07-10