As the effects of long covid are ongoing, it’s difficult to get accurate numbers on exactly how many Americans are unable to work after having Covid-19. It’s estimated that around 10-30% of people who contract Covid-19 end up with “long covid”. How does this relate to social security disability? Well, Long Covid is a new kind of disability that can make it impossible for people to support themselves, with short to long-term consequences depending on how severe it is. Read more here.