ONS: Update on long COVID-19 prevalence estimate, 1 February 2021
Paper prepared by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) for the Scientific Advisory Group for Emergencies (SAGE).
Paper by ONS on long COVID-19 symptom prevalance. It was considered at SAGE 79 on 4 February 2021.
These are an assessment of the evidence at the time of writing. As new evidence or data emerges, SAGE updates its advice accordingly.
This paper should be read alongside the paper ‘ONS: Post-COVID complications following hospitalisation, 3 February 2021’.
These documents are released as pre-print publications that have provided the government with rapid evidence during an emergency. These documents have not been peer-reviewed and there is no restriction on authors submitting and publishing this evidence in peer-reviewed journals.