Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the UK

Simple summary for Dacorum

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 Dacorum

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

Between 13 May 2022 and 19 May 2022, there have been 4,339 tests. This shows a decrease of -11.3% compared to the previous 7 days.

Cases in Dacorum

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

Between 14 May 2022 and 20 May 2022, 117 people had a confirmed positive test result. This shows a decrease of -20.4% compared to the previous 7 days.

Vaccinations in Dacorum

Vaccines are currently given in 3 doses.

120,221 people had been given a first dose by the end of 19 May 2022.

115,075 people had been given a second dose by the end of 19 May 2022.

92,392 people had been given a booster or third dose by the end of 19 May 2022.

Healthcare in West Hertfordshire Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust

Some people with coronavirus have to go into hospital.

Between 9 May 2022 and 15 May 2022, 39 went into hospital with coronavirus. This shows a decrease of -11.4% compared to the previous 7 days.

There were 58 patients in hospital with coronavirus on 17 May 2022.

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

There were 3 coronavirus patients in hospital beds with a mechanical ventilator on 17 May 2022.

Deaths in Dacorum

Between 14 May 2022 and 20 May 2022, there have been 1 deaths within 28 days of a positive coronavirus test. This shows a decrease of -80.0% compared to the previous 7 days.