Table 3

ORs by ethnicity for PIMS-TS, and COVID-19 infections and hospitalisations

Ethnicity groupPIMS-TS*England COVID-19 infections†Hospitalisation‡
White***
Black15.7 (8.6 to 28.7)1.39 (1.36 to 1.43)4.32 (3.00 to 6.23)
Asian4.0 (1.6 to 10.3)1.22 (1.20 to 1.24)2.12 (1.37 to 3.28)
Mixed2.5 (0.8 to 7.5)0.52 (0.50 to 0.54)
Other11.2 (3.2 to 38.6)2.79 (2.71 to 2.86)1.84 (1.13 to 2.99)
  • *ORs from incidence of the PIMS-TS cohort presented here.

  • †COVID-19 cumulative infection incidence as defined by PCR positive test from Public Health England until 17 June 2020.22

  • ‡Hospitalisation for COVID-19: those admitted to hospital in biobank study with COVID-19 symptoms and confirmed COVID-19 on PCR, taken from Lassale et al,21 age-adjusted and sex-adjusted ORs (from 15 March 2020 to 26 April 2020).

  • PIMS-TS, Paediatric Inflammatory Multisystem Syndrome, Temporally associated with SARS-CoV-2.