Is coronavirus more contagious than the flu?
Yes, “this is more contagious than the flu,” CNN Chief Medical Correspondent Dr. Sanjay Gupta said.
Research indicates a person with the flu infects about 1.28 other people, on average.
But with the novel coronavirus, Gupta said, “it’s likely between two and three” other people.
Source: You asked, we’re answering: Your top coronavirus questions — CNN