Table 2

Number of reported COVID-19 deaths in children and adolescents

CountryAge group (years)Deaths (n)TimeframePopulation*Incidence risk† (per million)
Australia1080–1912To 15 January 20236 287 0001.9
Canada1090–1147To 26 January 20234 736 0609.92
12–19253 289 7057.60
Denmark1100–94To 8 February 2023617 5856.48
10–194677 7965.90
England and Wales, UK111<143To 30 January 2023607 32470.8
1–4282 624 71210.7
5–9383 524 62710.8
10–14553 596 02915.3
15–191303 394 66538.3
Finland1120–190To 16 February 20231 762 9930
Scotland, UK113<12To 6 February 202346 78242.8
1–144806 9484.96
South Africa160–9481To 30 December 202211 298 39242.6
10–1944610 816 05241.2
USA150–171489To 15 February 202373 106 00020.4
  • *Population figures from government census data.

  • †To date in the pandemic.