Testing in England
Testing is where we do a test to see who has coronavirus. Some people are tested more than once.
There were 728,675 tests reported on 25 October 2021. This shows a decrease of -4.3% compared to the previous 7 days.
Between 19 October 2021 and 25 October 2021, there have been 5,664,670 tests.
Cases in Central Bedfordshire
A confirmed case is someone who has tested positive for coronavirus.
273 new people had a confirmed positive test result reported on 26 October 2021.
Between 20 October 2021 and 26 October 2021, 1,869 people had a confirmed positive test result. This shows an increase of 40.1% compared to the previous 7 days.
Vaccinations in Central Bedfordshire
Vaccines are currently given in 2 doses, at least 21 days apart.
216,488 people had been given a first dose by the end of 25 October 2021.
200,967 people had been given a second dose by the end of 25 October 2021.
Healthcare in East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust
Some people with coronavirus have to go into hospital.
4 people with coronavirus went into hospital on 17 October 2021.
Between 11 October 2021 and 17 October 2021, 30 went into hospital with coronavirus. This shows an increase of 30.4% compared to the previous 7 days.
There were 26 patients in hospital with coronavirus on 19 October 2021.
Some people in the hospital need to use a special device called a mechanical ventilator to help them breathe.
There was 1 coronavirus patient in hospital beds with a mechanical ventilator on 19 October 2021.
Deaths in Central Bedfordshire
There were 0 deaths within 28 days of a positive test for coronavirus reported on 26 October 2021.
Between 20 October 2021 and 26 October 2021, there have been 3 deaths within 28 days of a positive coronavirus test. This shows an increase of 200.0% compared to the previous 7 days.