Covid-19 latest: Dacorum records 110 new cases but no covid-related deaths

There have been no Covid-related deaths recorded in Dacorum for 62 days

Friday, 16th July 2021, 4:17 pm
Updated Friday, 16th July 2021, 4:18 pm

Dacorum recorded 110 new positive Covid-19 cases today (July 16).

The total for the borough is now 10,445, according to the latest figures from Public Health England.

The incidence rate over the last 7 days has increased from 346.3 per 100,000 population to 370.2 per 100,000 (the period represented is the 7 days ending July 11).

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In Hertfordshire there are now 90,374 cases.

Here's a daily breakdown of the figures in Dacorum for the last seven days:

> July 9 - 100 cases

> July 10 - 93 cases

> July 11 - 93 cases

> July 12 - 58 cases

> July 13 - 120 cases

> July 14 - 80 cases

> July 15 - 145 cases.

According to Public Health England there were 20 confirmed COVID-19 patients in West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust - which manages hospitals in Watford, Hemel Hempstead and St Albans - on Tuesday, July 13, and two patients were on a mechanical ventilation bed.

There have been no new Covid-related deaths recorded in Dacorum, the total is 332, according to Public Health England (deaths within 28 days of positive test). It has been 62 days since a death within 28 days of a COVID test has been reported in Dacorum.

In the UK, the number of coronavirus cases has risen by 51,870 to 5,332,371. The number of deaths has risen by 49 to 128,642.

As of July 15, in the UK, 46,159,145 people had received the first dose of the vaccination for COVID-19, and 35,543,321 had received their second dose.

And in Dacorum, 106,445 people had received the first dose of the vaccination for COVID-19, and 81,570 had received their second dose.

The figures for the number of patients recovered from Covid-19 have not been released by Public Health England.

The figures come from the Government website which is available for the public to view here.