Almost 40% of Covid-related deaths in Scotland in the community, figures reveal

First Minister Nicola Sturgeon

Thirty-eight percent of coronavirus-related deaths in Scotland have happened in a care home, at home or in a non-institutional setting, latest figures have revealed. As at Sunday 12 April, 962 deaths had been registered where Covid-19 was mentioned in the death certificate, according to statistics published by National Records of Scotland (NRS). Of these, 596…

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