Swathes of Devon with high Covid-19 rates

The interactive map for the 7 days to 17th July, show swathes of Devon now with high numbers of Covid-19 infections.

North Devon had 514 cases, a case rate per 100,000 people of 529.1, while Mid-Devon sat at 333 cases (404.6) and East Devon hit 666 (455.3). Exeter had 550 cases (418.6) while Torbay had 955 cases (700.1) and Plymouth 2410 (919.5). Torridge figures were 172 (252).

Devon as a while hit 3218 cases (401.1 per 100,000).

Cornwall is not too far behind, with 2241 (391.9) cases. Bude’s figures were 33 (309.4).

Luckily, so far, hospitalisations and deaths are low/negligible in North Devon Healthcare Trust.

0 people with coronavirus went into hospital on 18 July 2021.

Between 12 July 2021 and 18 July 2021, 2 went into hospital with coronavirus. This shows a decrease of -50.0% compared to the previous 7 days.

There were 2 patients in hospital with coronavirus on 20 July 2021.

There were 0 coronavirus patients in hospital beds with a mechanical ventilator on 20 July 2021.

There were 0 deaths within 28 days of a positive test for coronavirus reported on 22 July 2021.

Deaths in Cornwall and Isles of Scilly

There was 1 death within 28 days of a positive test for coronavirus reported on 22 July 2021.

Between 16 July 2021 and 22 July 2021, there have been 3 deaths within 28 days of a positive coronavirus test. This shows no change compared to the previous 7 days.

Estimated R number for South West

1.2 to 1.5 with a daily infection growth rate range of +4% to +8% as of 16 July 2021.

 

 

 

 

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