Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the UK

Simple summary for Croydon

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 Croydon

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

Between 13 May 2022 and 19 May 2022, there have been 13,974 tests. This shows an increase of 29.8% compared to the previous 7 days.

Cases in Croydon

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

Between 14 May 2022 and 20 May 2022, 305 people had a confirmed positive test result. This shows an increase of 2.3% compared to the previous 7 days.

Vaccinations in Croydon

Vaccines are currently given in 3 doses.

268,996 people had been given a first dose by the end of 19 May 2022.

251,287 people had been given a second dose by the end of 19 May 2022.

177,624 people had been given a booster or third dose by the end of 19 May 2022.

Healthcare in Croydon Health Services NHS Trust

Some people with coronavirus have to go into hospital.

Between 9 May 2022 and 15 May 2022, 18 went into hospital with coronavirus. This shows an increase of 12.5% compared to the previous 7 days.

There were 50 patients in hospital with coronavirus on 17 May 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 17 May 2022.

Deaths in Croydon

Between 14 May 2022 and 20 May 2022, there have been 2 deaths within 28 days of a positive coronavirus test. This shows a decrease of -33.3% compared to the previous 7 days.