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UK Summary

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

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  • Vaccinations

    People vaccinated

    Up to and including 5 December 2021

    • Daily – first dose
      21,955Number of people vaccinated (first dose) reported on 5 December 2021
    • Total – first dose
      51,118,266Total number of people vaccinated (first dose) reported on 5 December 2021
    • Daily – second dose
      27,166Number of people vaccinated (second dose) reported on 5 December 2021
    • Total – second dose
      46,557,413Total number of people vaccinated (second dose) reported on 5 December 2021
    • Daily – booster or third dose
      290,165Number of people vaccinated (booster or third dose) reported on 5 December 2021
    • Total – booster or third dose
      20,580,644Total number of people vaccinated (booster or third dose) reported on 5 December 2021
    Percentage of population aged 12+
    • 88.9%Percentage of population aged 12+ vaccinated (first dose) reported on 5 December 2021
      First dose
    • 81%Percentage of population aged 12+ vaccinated (second dose) reported on 5 December 2021
      Second dose
    • 35.8%Percentage of population aged 12+ vaccinated (booster or third dose) reported on 5 December 2021
      Booster or third dose
  • Cases

    People tested positive

    Latest data provided on

    • Daily
      51,459Daily number of people tested positive reported on 6 December 2021
    • Last 7 days
      330,918Total number of people tested positive reported in the last 7 days (30 November 2021 - 6 December 2021)
    • There has been an increase of 27,596(9.1%) compared to the previous 7 days.Change from previous 7 days (23 November 2021 - 29 November 2021)
    Rate per 100,000 people: 468.8
    7-day rolling rate by date of specimen as of 1 December 2021

  • Deaths

    Deaths within 28 days of positive test

    Latest data provided on

    • Daily
      41Daily number of deaths within 28 days of positive test reported on 6 December 2021
    • Last 7 days
      836Total number of deaths within 28 days of positive test reported in the last 7 days (30 November 2021 - 6 December 2021)
    • There has been a decrease of -2(-0.2%) compared to the previous 7 days.Change from previous 7 days (23 November 2021 - 29 November 2021)
    Rate per 100,000 people: 1.1
    7-day rolling rate by date of death as of 1 December 2021

  • Healthcare

    Patients admitted

    Latest data provided on

    • Daily
      811Daily number of patients admitted reported on 30 November 2021
    • Last 7 days
      5,388Total number of patients admitted reported in the last 7 days (24 November 2021 - 30 November 2021)
    • There has been a decrease of -42(-0.8%) compared to the previous 7 days.Change from previous 7 days (17 November 2021 - 23 November 2021)

  • Testing

    Virus tests conducted

    Latest data provided on

    • Daily
      1,137,998Daily number of virus tests conducted reported on 5 December 2021
    • Last 7 days
      7,392,575Total number of virus tests conducted reported in the last 7 days (29 November 2021 - 5 December 2021)
    • There has been an increase of 737,314(11.1%) compared to the previous 7 days.Change from previous 7 days (22 November 2021 - 28 November 2021)

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