Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the UK

Simple summary for Thanet

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 England

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

There were 853,767 tests reported on 22 September 2021. This shows a decrease of -8.4% compared to the previous 7 days.

Between 16 September 2021 and 22 September 2021, there have been 5,895,534 tests.

Cases in Thanet

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

21 new people had a confirmed positive test result reported on 23 September 2021.

Between 17 September 2021 and 23 September 2021, 191 people had a confirmed positive test result. This shows a decrease of -21.7% compared to the previous 7 days.

Vaccinations in Thanet

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

101,939 people had been given a first dose by the end of 22 September 2021.

94,828 people had been given a second dose by the end of 22 September 2021.

Healthcare in East Kent Hospitals University NHS Foundation Trust

Some people with coronavirus have to go into hospital.

3 people with coronavirus went into hospital on 19 September 2021.

Between 13 September 2021 and 19 September 2021, 32 went into hospital with coronavirus. This shows a decrease of -34.7% compared to the previous 7 days.

There were 24 patients in hospital with coronavirus on 21 September 2021.

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

There were 6 coronavirus patients in hospital beds with a mechanical ventilator on 21 September 2021.

Deaths in Thanet

There was 1 death within 28 days of a positive test for coronavirus reported on 23 September 2021.

Between 17 September 2021 and 23 September 2021, there have been 1 deaths within 28 days of a positive coronavirus test. This shows a decrease of -50.0% compared to the previous 7 days.