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UK Summary

The official UK government website for data and insights on coronavirus (COVID-19).

See the simple summary for the UK.

  • Vaccinations

    People vaccinated

    Up to and including 7 December 2021

    • Daily – first dose
      23,512Number of people vaccinated (first dose) reported on 7 December 2021
    • Total – first dose
      51,161,757Total number of people vaccinated (first dose) reported on 7 December 2021
    • Daily – second dose
      28,375Number of people vaccinated (second dose) reported on 7 December 2021
    • Total – second dose
      46,610,800Total number of people vaccinated (second dose) reported on 7 December 2021
    • Daily – booster or third dose
      391,050Number of people vaccinated (booster or third dose) reported on 7 December 2021
    • Total – booster or third dose
      21,300,859Total number of people vaccinated (booster or third dose) reported on 7 December 2021
    Percentage of population aged 12+
    • 89%Percentage of population aged 12+ vaccinated (first dose) reported on 7 December 2021
      First dose
    • 81.1%Percentage of population aged 12+ vaccinated (second dose) reported on 7 December 2021
      Second dose
    • 37%Percentage of population aged 12+ vaccinated (booster or third dose) reported on 7 December 2021
      Booster or third dose
  • Cases

    People tested positive

    Latest data provided on

    • Daily
      51,342Daily number of people tested positive reported on 8 December 2021
    • Last 7 days
      339,861Total number of people tested positive reported in the last 7 days (2 December 2021 - 8 December 2021)
    • There has been an increase of 34,609(11.3%) compared to the previous 7 days.Change from previous 7 days (25 November 2021 - 1 December 2021)
    Rate per 100,000 people: 488.2
    7-day rolling rate by date of specimen as of 3 December 2021

  • Deaths

    Deaths within 28 days of positive test

    Latest data provided on

    • Daily
      161Daily number of deaths within 28 days of positive test reported on 8 December 2021
    • Last 7 days
      847Total number of deaths within 28 days of positive test reported in the last 7 days (2 December 2021 - 8 December 2021)
    • There has been a decrease of -7(-0.8%) compared to the previous 7 days.Change from previous 7 days (25 November 2021 - 1 December 2021)
    Rate per 100,000 people: 1.1
    7-day rolling rate by date of death as of 3 December 2021

  • Healthcare

    Patients admitted

    Latest data provided on

    • Daily
      729Daily number of patients admitted reported on 4 December 2021
    • Last 7 days
      5,385Total number of patients admitted reported in the last 7 days (28 November 2021 - 4 December 2021)
    • There has been an increase of 42(0.8%) compared to the previous 7 days.Change from previous 7 days (21 November 2021 - 27 November 2021)

  • Testing

    Virus tests conducted

    Latest data provided on

    • Daily
      1,051,987Daily number of virus tests conducted reported on 7 December 2021
    • Last 7 days
      7,550,992Total number of virus tests conducted reported in the last 7 days (1 December 2021 - 7 December 2021)
    • There has been an increase of 770,790(11.4%) compared to the previous 7 days.Change from previous 7 days (24 November 2021 - 30 November 2021)