Covid-19 latest: Dacorum records 178 new cases in the last 24 hours

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85 new covid-related deaths recorded nationally, but none in Dacorum

Dacorum records 178 new positive Covid-19 cases today (January 17).

The total for the borough is now 35,305 according to the latest figures from Public Health England.

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The incidence rate over the last 7 days has decreased from 1,065.2 per 100,000 to 947.5 per 100,000 (the period represented is the 7 days ending January 12).

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

> January 10 - 248 cases

> January 11 - 182 cases

> January 12 - 227 cases

> January 13 - 208 cases

> January 14 - 217 cases

> January 15 - 195 cases

> January 16 - 147 cases.

There have been no new Covid-related deaths recorded in Dacorum. The total is 374, according to Public Health England (deaths within 28 days of positive test).

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In the UK, the number of coronavirus cases has risen by 84,429 to 15,305,410, and the number of deaths has risen by 85 to 152,075.

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As of January 16, in the UK, 52,117,863 people had received the first dose of the vaccination for Covid-19, 47,963,133 people had received their second dose and 36,473,316 had received their booster.

And, in Dacorum, 118,803 people had received the first dose of the vaccination for Covid-19, 110,897 people had received their second dose and 86,341 had received their booster.

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.