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Weekly local coronavirus figures for Central Bedfordshire

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COVID-19 update as of 18 November 2020

Coronavirus weekly figures to 15 November 2020

The number of people testing positive for coronavirus in the last week (week ending 15 November) has increased by 12 cases compared to the same point last week to 346 cases.

The headline statistics from our weekly COVID report and our Public Health partner councils are provided below:

  • Luton: 600 cases (up 63 from the previous week)
  • Milton Keynes: 512 cases (up 164 from the previous week)
  • Bedford: 291 cases (up 80 from the previous week)

Detailed information

The figures now include the number of COVID-19 cases separated out by ‘cases – local residence’ and ‘cases – living away from local residence’. This includes, for example, people who are away studying at university.

Total individuals tested: 64,499

Total COVID-19 cases: 3,121

Percentage of individuals that tested positive: 4.8%

Individuals tested in the last 7 days: 2,862 (up 194)

COVID-19 cases in the last 7 days: 346 (up 12)

Positive tests in the last 7 days: 12.1% (down 0.4%)

Wards with more than 2 cases in the last 7 days: 

  • Stotfold and Langford 36
  • Arlesey 29
  • Dunstable-Icknield 24
  • Flitwick 18
  • Leighton Buzzard South 18
  • Cranfield and Marston Moretaine 17
  • Barton-le-Clay 16
  • Dunstable-Northfields 16
  • Caddington 14
  • Biggleswade North 13
  • Biggleswade South 13
  • Leighton Buzzard North 13
  • Linslade 11
  • Ampthill 10
  • Dunstable-Watling 10
  • Potton 10
  • Dunstable-Central 9
  • Parkside 9
  • Sandy 9
  • Westoning, Flitton and Greenfield 8
  • Toddington 7
  • Dunstable-Manshead 6
  • Heath and Reach 6
  • Tithe Farm 6
  • Shefford 4
  • Houghton Hall 3
  • Silsoe and Shillington 3

Number of weekly positive cases per 100,000 population (rates based on ONS mid-year population, 2018)

Previous 7 days (2 November to 8 November): 115.7

Last 7 days (9 November to 15 November): 119.9

Direction of travel: up 4.2

Deaths

Total deaths registered involving COVID-19 since 1 January 2020: 290

Deaths registered involving COVID-19 between 24 October and 30 October: 4

Direction of travel: up 2

Data source

Data reported up to 15 November 2020.

Public Health England and Office for National Statistics.

Produced by Public Health Evidence and Intelligence.


COVID-19 update as of 11 November 2020

COVID-19 weekly update to 11 November

 

The number of people testing positive for coronavirus in the last week (week ending 8 November) has increased by 50 cases compared to the same point last week to 334 cases.

The headline statistics from our weekly COVID report and our Public Health partner councils are provided below:

  • Luton: 537 cases (up 64 from the previous week)
  • Milton Keynes: 348 cases (up 37 from the previous week)
  • Bedford: 211 cases (up 10 from the previous week)

Detailed information

The figures now include the number of COVID-19 cases separated out by ‘cases – local residence’ and ‘cases – living away from local residence’. This includes, for example, people who are away studying at university.

Total individuals tested: 61,580

Total COVID-19 cases: 2,849

Percentage of individuals that tested positive: 4.6%

Individuals tested in the last 7 days: 2,668 (up 486)

COVID-19 cases in the last 7 days: 334 (up 50)

Positive tests in the last 7 days: 12.50% (down 0.5%)

Wards with more than 2 cases in the last 7 days: 

  • Stotfold and Langford 29
  • Shefford 23
  • Barton-le-Clay 22
  • Biggleswade South 22
  • Cranfield and Marston Moretaine 21
  • Ampthill 15
  • Arlesey 15
  • Biggleswade North 13
  • Flitwick 13
  • Westoning, Flitton and Greenfield 13
  • Dunstable-Watling 12
  • Houghton Hall 12
  • Houghton Conquest and Haynes 10
  • Linslade 10
  • Sandy 10
  • Dunstable-Icknield 9
  • Leighton Buzzard South 9
  • Silsoe and Shillington 9
  • Dunstable-Northfields 8
  • Toddington 8
  • Dunstable-Manshead 7
  • Leighton Buzzard North 7
  • Parkside 7
  • Eaton Bray 6
  • Caddington 5
  • Potton 5
  • Dunstable-Central 4
  • Heath and Reach 4
  • Tithe Farm 3

Number of weekly positive cases per 100,000 population (rates based on ONS mid-year population, 2018)

Previous 7 days (26 October to 1 November): 98.4

Last 7 days (2 November to 8 November): 115.7

Direction of travel: up 17.3

Deaths

Total deaths registered involving COVID-19 since 1 January 2020: 286

Deaths registered involving COVID-19 between 24 October and 30 October: 2

Direction of travel: up 2

Data source

Data reported up to 8 November 2020.

Public Health England and Office for National Statistics.

Produced by Public Health Evidence and Intelligence.