Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the UK

Simple summary for Rawtenstall

This information comes from the UK Government.

This document explains the key statistics presented on the UK Coronavirus (COVID-19) Dashboard. It was last updated on .

Testing in Rossendale

Testing is where we do a test to see who has coronavirus. Some people are tested more than once.

Between 10 August 2022 and 16 August 2022, there have been 1,250 tests. This shows an increase of 1.9% compared to the previous 7 days.

Cases in Rossendale

A confirmed case is someone who has tested positive for coronavirus.

Between 6 August 2022 and 12 August 2022, 0 - 2 people had a confirmed positive test result. This shows a decrease of N/A% compared to the previous 7 days.

Vaccinations in Rossendale

Vaccines are given in several doses.

53,119 people had been given a first dose by the end of 16 August 2022.

50,568 people had been given a second dose by the end of 16 August 2022.

39,327 people had been given a booster or third dose by the end of 16 August 2022.

Healthcare in East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust

Some people with coronavirus have to go into hospital.

Between 8 August 2022 and 14 August 2022, 64 went into hospital with coronavirus. This shows a decrease of -36.6% compared to the previous 7 days.

There were 79 patients in hospital with coronavirus on 16 August 2022.

Some people in the hospital need to use a special device called a mechanical ventilator to help them breathe.

There were 0 coronavirus patients in hospital beds with a mechanical ventilator on 16 August 2022.

Deaths in Rossendale

Between 6 August 2022 and 12 August 2022, there have been 2 deaths within 28 days of a positive coronavirus test. This shows an increase of 100.0% compared to the previous 7 days.