Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the UK

Simple summary for South Gloucestershire

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 South West

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

There were 510 tests reported on 29 November 2021. This shows an increase of 5.1% compared to the previous 7 days.

Between 23 November 2021 and 29 November 2021, there have been 6,254,330 tests.

Cases in South Gloucestershire

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

259 new people had a confirmed positive test result reported on 2 December 2021.

Between 26 November 2021 and 2 December 2021, 1,615 people had a confirmed positive test result. This shows an increase of 1.8% compared to the previous 7 days.

Vaccinations in South Gloucestershire

Vaccines are currently given in 2 doses, at least 21 days apart.

228,631 people had been given a first dose by the end of 1 December 2021.

212,454 people had been given a second dose by the end of 1 December 2021.

Healthcare in South West

Some people with coronavirus have to go into hospital.

97 people with coronavirus went into hospital on 30 November 2021.

Between 24 November 2021 and 30 November 2021, 569 went into hospital with coronavirus. This shows a decrease of -2.1% compared to the previous 7 days.

There were 562 patients in hospital with coronavirus on 2 December 2021.

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

There were 56 coronavirus patients in hospital beds with a mechanical ventilator on 2 December 2021.

Deaths in South Gloucestershire

There were 0 deaths within 28 days of a positive test for coronavirus reported on 2 December 2021.

Between 26 November 2021 and 2 December 2021, there have been 4 deaths within 28 days of a positive coronavirus test. This shows no change compared to the previous 7 days.