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

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People vaccinated up to and including 17 April 2021

First dose: 32,849,223

Second dose: 9,930,846

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Cases

People tested positive

Latest data provided on 18 April 2021

Last 7 days
17,887 Total number of people tested positive reported in the last 7 days (12 April 2021 – 18 April 2021)
arrow -516 (-2.8%) Change from previous 7 days (5 April 2021 – 11 April 2021)
Rate per 100,000 people:  28.1
7-day rolling rate by date of specimen as of 13 April 2021

Deaths

Deaths within 28 days of positive test

Latest data provided on 18 April 2021

Last 7 days
183 Total number of deaths within 28 days of positive test reported in the last 7 days (12 April 2021 – 18 April 2021)
arrow -68 (-27.1%) Change from previous 7 days (5 April 2021 – 11 April 2021)
Rate per 100,000 people:  0.2
7-day rolling rate by date of death as of 13 April 2021

Healthcare

Patients admitted

Latest data provided on 13 April 2021

Last 7 days
1,409 Total number of patients admitted reported in the last 7 days (7 April 2021 – 13 April 2021)
arrow -206 (-12.8%) Change from previous 7 days (31 March 2021 – 6 April 2021)


Testing

Virus tests conducted

Latest data provided on 15 April 2021

Last 7 days
6,081,156 Total number of virus tests conducted reported in the last 7 days (9 April 2021 – 15 April 2021)
arrow 967,380 (18.9%) Change from previous 7 days (2 April 2021 – 8 April 2021)


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Map of the UK showing latest rate of new cases by specimen date for Upper Tier Local Authorities