Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the UK

Simple summary for Corsham, Bowden Hill & Lacock

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 Wiltshire

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

Between 15 September 2022 and 21 September 2022, there have been 5,360 tests. This shows an increase of 2.7% compared to the previous 7 days.

Cases in Wiltshire

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

Between 11 September 2022 and 17 September 2022, 3 people had a confirmed positive test result. This shows a decrease of -40.0% compared to the previous 7 days.

Vaccinations in Wiltshire

Vaccines are given in several doses.

424,877 people had been given a first dose by the end of 21 September 2022.

411,320 people had been given a second dose by the end of 21 September 2022.

347,988 people had been given a booster or third dose by the end of 21 September 2022.

Healthcare in Royal United Hospitals Bath NHS Foundation Trust

Some people with coronavirus have to go into hospital.

Between 13 September 2022 and 19 September 2022, 29 went into hospital with coronavirus. This shows an increase of 11.5% compared to the previous 7 days.

There were 26 patients in hospital with coronavirus on 21 September 2022.

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 21 September 2022.

Deaths in Wiltshire

Between 11 September 2022 and 17 September 2022, there have been 2 deaths within 28 days of a positive coronavirus test. This shows a decrease of -33.3% compared to the previous 7 days.