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More than half of people with strong Covid infection are asymptomatic, new figures show – The Independent

New analysis of infected people in the community highlights risk of asymptomatic transmission of Coronavirus

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More than half of people with a strong Covid infection did not report any of the major symptoms, new figures from the Office for National Statistics have revealed.
This underlines the risk of people spreading the virus without knowing they are infected which is thought to be one of the main ways the coronavirus pandemic has been able to spread so easily around the world.
The ONS said 53 per cent of people with a strong positive, or high viral load, between December and March did not report having…

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