Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the UK

Simple summary for Stoke-on-Trent

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 Stoke-on-Trent

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

There were 5,483 tests reported on 21 January 2022. This shows a decrease of -14.1% compared to the previous 7 days.

Between 15 January 2022 and 21 January 2022, there have been 44,708 tests.

Cases in Stoke-on-Trent

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

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

Between 16 January 2022 and 22 January 2022, 3,132 people had a confirmed positive test result. This shows a decrease of -18.6% compared to the previous 7 days.

Vaccinations in Stoke-on-Trent

Vaccines are currently given in 3 doses.

190,489 people had been given a first dose by the end of 21 January 2022.

174,709 people had been given a second dose by the end of 21 January 2022.

131,117 people had been given a booster or third dose by the end of 21 January 2022.

Healthcare in University Hospitals of North Midlands NHS Trust

Some people with coronavirus have to go into hospital.

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

Between 10 January 2022 and 16 January 2022, 224 went into hospital with coronavirus. This shows an increase of 17.9% compared to the previous 7 days.

There were 159 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 8 coronavirus patients in hospital beds with a mechanical ventilator on 18 January 2022.

Deaths in Stoke-on-Trent

There was 1 death 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 8 deaths within 28 days of a positive coronavirus test. This shows an increase of 700.0% compared to the previous 7 days.