Nearly 6 out of every 10 people who died with coronavirus in England last year were disabled, figures suggest.
Some 30,296 of the 50,888 deaths between January and November were people with a disability, Office for National Statistics (ONS) data shows. It also suggests the risk of death is three times greater for more severely disabled people.
Charities have called for urgent government action, describing the data as "horrifying and tragic".
The ONS figures suggest disabled people were disproportionately affected by the pandemic - accounting for 17.2% of the study population but