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 10 August 2022 and 16 August 2022, there have been 9,710 tests. This shows a decrease of -16.0% compared to the previous 7 days.

Cases in Wiltshire

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

Between 6 August 2022 and 12 August 2022, 3 people had a confirmed positive test result. This shows a decrease of -76.9% compared to the previous 7 days.

Vaccinations in Wiltshire

Vaccines are given in several doses.

425,093 people had been given a first dose by the end of 16 August 2022.

411,291 people had been given a second dose by the end of 16 August 2022.

347,473 people had been given a booster or third dose by the end of 16 August 2022.

Healthcare in Royal United Hospitals Bath NHS Foundation Trust

Some people with coronavirus have to go into hospital.

Between 8 August 2022 and 14 August 2022, 14 went into hospital with coronavirus. This shows a decrease of -70.8% compared to the previous 7 days.

There were 21 patients in hospital with coronavirus on 16 August 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 16 August 2022.

Deaths in Wiltshire

Between 6 August 2022 and 12 August 2022, there have been 7 deaths within 28 days of a positive coronavirus test. This shows a decrease of -36.4% compared to the previous 7 days.