Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the UK

Simple summary for King's Lynn and West Norfolk

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 King's Lynn and West Norfolk

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

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

Between 18 September 2021 and 24 September 2021, 393 people had a confirmed positive test result. This shows an increase of 26.8% compared to the previous 7 days.

Vaccinations in King's Lynn and West Norfolk

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

115,870 people had been given a first dose by the end of 23 September 2021.

108,865 people had been given a second dose by the end of 23 September 2021.

Healthcare in Queen Elizabeth Hospital, King's Lynn, 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, 20 went into hospital with coronavirus. This shows a decrease of -31.0% compared to the previous 7 days.

There were 32 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 2 coronavirus patients in hospital beds with a mechanical ventilator on 21 September 2021.

Deaths in King's Lynn and West Norfolk

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 3 deaths within 28 days of a positive coronavirus test. This shows a decrease of -40.0% compared to the previous 7 days.