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  • Geographies of death: Study maps COVID-19 health disparities in Greater Santiago

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    Pamela Martinez and her colleagues report significantly higher infection rates and deaths in the more economically depressed municipalities of Greater Santiago, Chile, than in wealthier parts of the metropolitan area.

    Photo by L. Brian Stauffer

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  • Editor’s notes

    To reach Pamela Martinez, email pamelapm@illinois.edu.
    To reach Gonzalo Mena, email gonzalo.mena@stats.ox.ac.uk

    The paper “Socioeconomic status determines COVID-19 incidence and related mortality in Santiago, Chile” is available online and from the U. of I. News Bureau.

    DOI: 10.1126/science.abg5298