ANOTHER 28 new COVID-19 cases have been confirmed in Warrington, as infection rates continue to rise above the national average, although hospital admissions continue to remain low.
The 28 (42) new COVID-19 cases in the latest data from Public Health England, take the total of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Warrington since the start of the pandemic to 18,241 (18,213).
Data shows most of the recent new infections in Warrington are younger people aged between 15-35.
Meanwhile, Cases in Warrington for the last seven days continue to rise, with 128 (96) – 60.9 (50.7) per 100,000 population over a seven-day period– which is now well above the national rate of 51.7 (45.8) per 100,000, which also continues to rise.
COVID-19 inpatient numbers at Warrington & Halton Hospitals remain low, at just two.
Warrington & Halton Hospitals has reintroduced its daily reporting of figures Monday-Friday, excluding Bank Holidays.
Current inpatients as of June 9 (confirmed positive result – 14 days or less from first positive sample) – 2
Cumulative discharges (discharges of positive patients [excluding deaths]– 2004
Cumulative deaths (deaths of positive inpatients) – current figure 499
There have been no hospital deaths since April.
*Hospital deaths include residents from Warrington and Halton. Total deaths of Warrington residents can be seen below.
The total number of deaths in Warrington within 28 days of a positive test reported by Public Health England is currently 487 (486) 231.9 per 100,000 population compared to the national rate of 191.4
The total number of deaths with Covid-19 on the death certificate in Warrington reported by Public Health England in all settings is now 567 (567).
Education settings data June 9 2021
Number of schools and early years settings with COVID-19 cases: 2 (3)
Number of pupils self-isolating (close contact): 0 (14)
Across the UK the daily number of COVID-19 associated UK deaths reported on Thursday, June 10th 2021 was 7 (6), taking the total number of deaths to 127,867 (127,860).
The daily number of lab-confirmed UK cases was 7,393 (7,540), taking the total number to 4,542,986 (4,535,754).
Across the country, there are 1,048 (1,024) patients currently in hospital and 158 (154) on ventilation.
Total number of 1st dose vaccinations: 40,886,878 (40,710,319) and second dose 28,857,102 (28,540,844)
To find out more about COVID-19 testing, and to book a test if you have symptoms, visit http://warrington.gov.uk/get-tested-coronavirus
For the latest COVID-19 guidance for Warrington visit https://www.warrington.gov.uk/coronavirus-latest-guidance
Local data is also available at https://www.warrington.gov.uk/coronavirus-figures-warrington