Cases are individuals who have examined constructive for coronavirus. Public well being our bodies might sometimes revise their case numbers up or down. Case fee by age solely accessible for England. *The “average area” means the center rating council or native authorities district when ranked by cases per 100,000 individuals.
The case fee chart exhibits how many individuals have examined constructive every day for each 100,000 individuals in that space. The darkish blue line exhibits the common each day fee over the previous seven days. This common helps to indicate whether or not cases are rising or falling. The case fee by age chart exhibits how many individuals have examined constructive in every age group per 100,000 individuals. Steeper rises in older age teams are of extra concern as a result of older individuals are extra more likely to be badly affected by the virus and are extra more likely to want hospital care. The case fee by age exhibits a fee. This means the values for the two age teams can’t be added collectively to get the total case fee in every space.
Source: UK public well being our bodies – up to date weekdays.
Vaccines are knowledge for first and second doses. England, Scotland and Wales knowledge is by native authority, Northern Ireland is nationwide knowledge. In Scotland and Northern Ireland the percentages are calculated utilizing the most up-to-date mid-year inhabitants estimates from the nationwide statistics companies. In England the percentages are calculated utilizing the variety of individuals on the National Immunisation Management Service (NIMS) database. Percentages in Wales use knowledge from the Welsh Immunisation System. These knowledge embrace individuals who have an NHS quantity and are presently alive. Areas may have totally different demographics which is able to have an effect on how many individuals have been vaccinated. Caution ought to be taken when evaluating areas. Source: UK public well being our bodies, gov.uk dashboard – England, Scotland and Northern Ireland knowledge up to date weekdays, Wales knowledge up to date weekly.
Deaths are the place COVID-19 was talked about on the demise certificates. The chart exhibits the variety of deaths recorded every week per 100,000 individuals in that space. Covid deaths are in pink, different deaths are in gray. The common is the month-to-month common of deaths in the final 5 years between 2014-2019. This common will proceed for use in 2021. Recording of deaths over Christmas and New Year was affected by the financial institution holidays – traits ought to be handled with warning.
Source: ONS, NRS and NISRA – knowledge up to date weekly.