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Amazon says 19,000 employees tested positive for Covid-19 (geekwire.com)
7 points by kirillzubovsky 24 days ago | hide | past | favorite | 1 comment

I find this very interesting because if true, this might be a better test sample than mismatched data we get from the news.

Amazon workers would've been required to test frequently and mandatory and without exceptions, very different from test data from the public population, people going to test in fears of having the virus or already exhibiting symptoms.

Amazon also probably doesn't have a ton of really old people working for them, which would have excluded the most sensitive population out of the their tests.

Would be curious to know what their internal data shows beyond the basics!

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