Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the UK

Simple summary for Shrewsbury Town

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 Shropshire

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

Between 22 June 2022 and 28 June 2022, there have been 11,835 tests. This shows an increase of 21.6% compared to the previous 7 days.

Cases in Shropshire

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

Between 18 June 2022 and 24 June 2022, 16 people had a confirmed positive test result. This shows a decrease of -11.1% compared to the previous 7 days.

Vaccinations in Shropshire

Vaccines are given in several doses.

265,113 people had been given a first dose by the end of 28 June 2022.

255,134 people had been given a second dose by the end of 28 June 2022.

216,551 people had been given a booster or third dose by the end of 28 June 2022.

Healthcare in Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust

Some people with coronavirus have to go into hospital.

Between 13 June 2022 and 19 June 2022, 46 went into hospital with coronavirus. This shows an increase of 109.1% compared to the previous 7 days.

There were 32 patients in hospital with coronavirus on 21 June 2022.

Some people in the hospital need to use a special device called a mechanical ventilator to help them breathe.

There were 0 coronavirus patients in hospital beds with a mechanical ventilator on 21 June 2022.

Deaths in Shropshire

Between 18 June 2022 and 24 June 2022, 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.