Covid update for Cornwall/Devon

In the 7 days to 8th November, Covid numbers dropped in Cornwall, to 1962 cases, a case rate of 340.9 per 100,000 people. So, good news.

Neighbouring Devon also dropped to 3725 cases for the same period, a case rate of 459.5, so now Devon is higher than Cornwall, when previously the reverse was the case. In Torridge, case rates rose to 483.1 per 100,000 people, 332 actual cases. Holsworthy, Bradworthy & Welcombe had 46 cases, a case rate of 454.8.

Meanwhile, back in Bude & Stratton, case numbers dropped to 34, a case rate of 320.8. Poundstock and Kilkhampton sat at 27 (353.6 case rate) while Crackington & Tintagel were at 22 (301.9 case rate). Camelford & Tresmeer cases were also lower, figures down to 23, a case rate of 319.8 per 100,000. Launceston was doing very well with only 17 cases, a case rate of 153.6. Many other parts of Cornwall are higher, however.

In Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly, 333 new people had a confirmed positive test result reported on 13 November 2021. In North Devon Healthcare Trust, 1 person with coronavirus went into hospital on 7 November 2021.

Between 1 November 2021 and 7 November 2021, 12 went into hospital with coronavirus. This shows an increase of 9.1% compared to the previous 7 days.

There were 13 patients in hospital with coronavirus on 9 November 2021. There were 2 coronavirus patients in hospital beds with a mechanical ventilator on 9 November 2021.

In Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly, there were 3 deaths within 28 days of a positive test for coronavirus reported on 13 November 2021. Between 7 November 2021 and 13 November 2021, there have been 12 deaths within 28 days of a positive coronavirus test. This shows an increase of 9.1% compared to the previous 7 days.

Vaccinations in Cornwall and Isles of Scilly

Vaccines are currently given in 2 doses, at least 21 days apart.

448,901 people had been given a first dose by the end of 12 November 2021.

418,440 people had been given a second dose by the end of 12 November 2021.

Keep safe.

 

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