Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the UK

Simple summary for Hackney and City of London

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 958,915 tests reported on 23 September 2021. This shows a decrease of -5.1% compared to the previous 7 days.

Between 17 September 2021 and 23 September 2021, there have been 5,930,704 tests.

Cases in Hackney and City of London

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

65 new people had a confirmed positive test result reported on 24 September 2021.

Between 18 September 2021 and 24 September 2021, 394 people had a confirmed positive test result. This shows a decrease of -7.9% compared to the previous 7 days.

Vaccinations in Hackney and City of London

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

174,682 people had been given a first dose by the end of 23 September 2021.

155,996 people had been given a second dose by the end of 23 September 2021.

Healthcare in Barts Health NHS Trust

Some people with coronavirus have to go into hospital.

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

Between 13 September 2021 and 19 September 2021, 77 went into hospital with coronavirus. This shows a decrease of -6.1% compared to the previous 7 days.

There were 110 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 27 coronavirus patients in hospital beds with a mechanical ventilator on 21 September 2021.

Deaths in Hackney and City of London

There were 0 deaths within 28 days of a positive test for coronavirus reported on 24 September 2021.

Between 18 September 2021 and 24 September 2021, there have been 5 deaths within 28 days of a positive coronavirus test. This shows an increase of 66.7% compared to the previous 7 days.