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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 6 December 2021

    • Daily – first dose
      19,979Number of people vaccinated (first dose) reported on 6 December 2021
    • Total – first dose
      51,138,245Total number of people vaccinated (first dose) reported on 6 December 2021
    • Daily – second dose
      25,012Number of people vaccinated (second dose) reported on 6 December 2021
    • Total – second dose
      46,582,425Total number of people vaccinated (second dose) reported on 6 December 2021
    • Daily – booster or third dose
      329,165Number of people vaccinated (booster or third dose) reported on 6 December 2021
    • Total – booster or third dose
      20,909,809Total number of people vaccinated (booster or third dose) reported on 6 December 2021
    Percentage of population aged 12+
    • 88.9%Percentage of population aged 12+ vaccinated (first dose) reported on 6 December 2021
      First dose
    • 81%Percentage of population aged 12+ vaccinated (second dose) reported on 6 December 2021
      Second dose
    • 36.4%Percentage of population aged 12+ vaccinated (booster or third dose) reported on 6 December 2021
      Booster or third dose
  • Cases

    People tested positive

    Latest data provided on

    • Daily
      45,691Daily number of people tested positive reported on 7 December 2021
    • Last 7 days
      336,893Total number of people tested positive reported in the last 7 days (1 December 2021 - 7 December 2021)
    • There has been an increase of 36,339(12.1%) compared to the previous 7 days.Change from previous 7 days (24 November 2021 - 30 November 2021)
    Rate per 100,000 people: 478.9
    7-day rolling rate by date of specimen as of 2 December 2021

  • Deaths

    Deaths within 28 days of positive test

    Latest data provided on

    • Daily
      180Daily number of deaths within 28 days of positive test reported on 7 December 2021
    • Last 7 days
      857Total number of deaths within 28 days of positive test reported in the last 7 days (1 December 2021 - 7 December 2021)
    • There has been an increase of 25(3%) compared to the previous 7 days.Change from previous 7 days (24 November 2021 - 30 November 2021)
    Rate per 100,000 people: 1.1
    7-day rolling rate by date of death as of 2 December 2021

  • Healthcare

    Patients admitted

    Latest data provided on

    • Daily
      713Daily number of patients admitted reported on 3 December 2021
    • Last 7 days
      5,349Total number of patients admitted reported in the last 7 days (27 November 2021 - 3 December 2021)
    • There has been a decrease of -8(-0.1%) compared to the previous 7 days.Change from previous 7 days (20 November 2021 - 26 November 2021)

  • Testing

    Virus tests conducted

    Latest data provided on

    • Daily
      1,122,003Daily number of virus tests conducted reported on 6 December 2021
    • Last 7 days
      7,500,219Total number of virus tests conducted reported in the last 7 days (30 November 2021 - 6 December 2021)
    • There has been an increase of 810,521(12.1%) compared to the previous 7 days.Change from previous 7 days (23 November 2021 - 29 November 2021)