Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the UK

Simple summary for West Devon

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 West Devon

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

There were 1,329 tests reported on 21 January 2022. This shows a decrease of -1.9% compared to the previous 7 days.

Between 15 January 2022 and 21 January 2022, there have been 11,568 tests.

Cases in West Devon

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

42 new people had a confirmed positive test result reported on 22 January 2022.

Between 16 January 2022 and 22 January 2022, 421 people had a confirmed positive test result. This shows an increase of 3.2% compared to the previous 7 days.

Vaccinations in West Devon

Vaccines are currently given in 3 doses.

47,254 people had been given a first dose by the end of 21 January 2022.

44,554 people had been given a second dose by the end of 21 January 2022.

38,219 people had been given a booster or third dose by the end of 21 January 2022.

Healthcare in University Hospitals Plymouth NHS Trust

Some people with coronavirus have to go into hospital.

15 people with coronavirus went into hospital on 16 January 2022.

Between 10 January 2022 and 16 January 2022, 81 went into hospital with coronavirus. This shows a decrease of -16.5% compared to the previous 7 days.

There were 130 patients in hospital with coronavirus on 18 January 2022.

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 18 January 2022.

Deaths in West Devon

There were 0 deaths within 28 days of a positive test for coronavirus reported on 22 January 2022.

Between 16 January 2022 and 22 January 2022, there have been 0 deaths within 28 days of a positive coronavirus test. This shows no change compared to the previous 7 days.