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Within schools and universities, 80% of clusters come from secondary education (45.7%) and higher education ( 33.3%)EPIDEMIA - Within schools and universities, 80% of clusters come from secondary education (45.7%) and higher education (33.3%)
A third ofcome from schools and universities, but they are more numerous in colleges, high schools and universities than in nursery schools and primary, according to figures from Public Health France. clusters coronavirus
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occurred in schools and universities. Behind, we find private and public companies (18.4%) and health establishments (10.6%). This classification does not take into account clusters in nursing homes and in family settings.
Student parties, bars and restaurants, places of contamination. And high-criticality clusters, that is to say with a high risk of transmission of Covid-19, are mainly concentrated in higher and post-secondary education (42.9%), where there is a average number of 24 cases per cluster. The health authorities have repeatedly pointed to the role of festive evenings in the increase in contamination among students. from higher education (33.3%)
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, with a low criticality rate (5 , 9%) and an average of 5 cases per cluster.
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