Prevalence of SARS-CoV-2 in Karnataka, India

JAMA. 2021 Feb 4;e210332. doi: 10.1001/jama.2021.0332. Online ahead of print.


In the context of large numbers of workers moving from urban to rural areas with less strict lockdown policies in low- and middle-income countries, this study describes community-based severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) prevalence in urban vs rural areas of Karnataka state, India.