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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 26 October 2021

    • Daily – first dose
      41,083Number of people vaccinated (first dose) reported on 26 October 2021
    • Total – first dose
      49,794,120Total number of people vaccinated (first dose) reported on 26 October 2021
    • Daily – second dose
      23,031Number of people vaccinated (second dose) reported on 26 October 2021
    • Total – second dose
      45,605,920Total number of people vaccinated (second dose) reported on 26 October 2021
    • Daily – booster or third dose
      264,468Number of people vaccinated (booster or third dose) reported on 26 October 2021
    • Total – booster or third dose
      6,706,468Total number of people vaccinated (booster or third dose) reported on 26 October 2021
    Percentage of population aged 12+
    • 86.6%Percentage of population aged 12+ vaccinated (first dose) reported on 26 October 2021
      First dose
    • 79.3%Percentage of population aged 12+ vaccinated (second dose) reported on 26 October 2021
      Second dose
    • 11.7%Percentage of population aged 12+ vaccinated (booster or third dose) reported on 26 October 2021
      Booster or third dose
  • Cases

    People tested positive

    Latest data provided on

    • Daily
      43,941Daily number of people tested positive reported on 27 October 2021
    • Last 7 days
      307,716Total number of people tested positive reported in the last 7 days (21 October 2021 - 27 October 2021)
    • There has been a decrease of -12,878(-4%) compared to the previous 7 days.Change from previous 7 days (14 October 2021 - 20 October 2021)
    Rate per 100,000 people: 481.5
    7-day rolling rate by date of specimen as of 22 October 2021

  • Deaths

    Deaths within 28 days of positive test

    Latest data provided on

    • Daily
      207Daily number of deaths within 28 days of positive test reported on 27 October 2021
    • Last 7 days
      1,010Total number of deaths within 28 days of positive test reported in the last 7 days (21 October 2021 - 27 October 2021)
    • There has been an increase of 56(5.9%) compared to the previous 7 days.Change from previous 7 days (14 October 2021 - 20 October 2021)
    Rate per 100,000 people: 1.3
    7-day rolling rate by date of death as of 22 October 2021

  • Healthcare

    Patients admitted

    Latest data provided on

    • Daily
      894Daily number of patients admitted reported on 23 October 2021
    • Last 7 days
      6,990Total number of patients admitted reported in the last 7 days (17 October 2021 - 23 October 2021)
    • There has been an increase of 882(14.4%) compared to the previous 7 days.Change from previous 7 days (10 October 2021 - 16 October 2021)

  • Testing

    Virus tests conducted

    Latest data provided on

    • Daily
      802,547Daily number of virus tests conducted reported on 26 October 2021
    • Last 7 days
      6,141,270Total number of virus tests conducted reported in the last 7 days (20 October 2021 - 26 October 2021)
    • There has been a decrease of -292,564(-4.5%) compared to the previous 7 days.Change from previous 7 days (13 October 2021 - 19 October 2021)