The age group of 40 to 49 years is the most affected among the non-elderly population, with a growth of almost 100%; Arpen president links decrease in deaths with advances in vaccination
Just over a year after the pandemic began, Covid-19, you notaries of the State of Sao Paulo they began to register a reduction in death certificates for the elderly and saw the increase in the issuance of supporting documents of death for the population between 20 and 59 years of age. According to data recorded by the Civil Registry Transparency Portal, deaths of people between 90 and 99 years old have decreased by 70%; of people between 80 and 89 years old fell 54%, and between 70 and 79 years old, 3%. The population between 60 and 69 years old showed a slight increase in deaths. In March 2020, they represented an average of 23% of deaths, rising to 27.4% in the first half of April. Among the youngest, on the other hand, the deaths of people between 20 and 29 years old, which before were 0.8% of the total by coronavirus in the State, reached 1.2% (growth of 40%); between 30 and 39 years old they rose from 3% to 5% (an increase of 69%) and between 50 and 59 years old, which was 12.3%, they grew to 18.8%, an increase of 53%. The 40 to 49 age group is the most affected among the non-elderly population. Until January 2021, it represented 5.4% of deaths from the disease; today, it is 10.5% of the total, an increase of almost 100%.
The figures compared data computed at the end of 2020 and at the beginning of April 2021, one of the most severe moments of the pandemic in the state, which registered more than a thousand deaths per day caused by Covid-19 and exceeded the 90% range of deaths. occupied beds. The president of the National Association of Registrars of Natural Persons of the State of São Paulo (Arpen / SP), Daniela Silva Mroz, links the immunized population in the state and the drop in death among the elderly. “With the information from the Transparency Portal, we can inspect and prove the vaccine’s effectiveness. And also to point out that the young population must continue to be cautious, until it is time to be able to receive their dose ”, he affirmed. According to the state vaccinometer, 3.5 million people have received two doses of the immunizer in SP so far.