Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the UK

Simple summary for Wiltshire

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.

There were 12,942 tests reported on 21 January 2022. This shows a decrease of -5.8% compared to the previous 7 days.

Between 15 January 2022 and 21 January 2022, there have been 104,971 tests.

Cases in Wiltshire

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

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

Between 16 January 2022 and 22 January 2022, 4,476 people had a confirmed positive test result. This shows an increase of 4.3% compared to the previous 7 days.

Vaccinations in Wiltshire

Vaccines are currently given in 3 doses.

419,683 people had been given a first dose by the end of 21 January 2022.

393,493 people had been given a second dose by the end of 21 January 2022.

327,154 people had been given a booster or third dose by the end of 21 January 2022.

Healthcare in Royal United Hospitals Bath NHS Foundation Trust

Some people with coronavirus have to go into hospital.

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

Between 10 January 2022 and 16 January 2022, 46 went into hospital with coronavirus. This shows a decrease of -16.4% compared to the previous 7 days.

There were 53 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 4 coronavirus patients in hospital beds with a mechanical ventilator on 18 January 2022.

Deaths in Wiltshire

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 6 deaths within 28 days of a positive coronavirus test. This shows a decrease of -45.5% compared to the previous 7 days.