Covid-19 update: here's how many new cases have been recorded in Dacorum since New Year's Eve

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Here's how many new cases were recorded in Dacorum between Friday, December 31, and Monday, January 3

Dacorum has recorded 1,480 new positive Covid-19 cases between Friday, December 31, and Monday, January 3.

The total for the borough is now 31,601 according to the latest figures from Public Health England.

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The incidence rate over the last 7 days is 1,863.5 per 100,000 (the period represented is the 7 days ending December 29).

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

> December 28 - 487 cases

> December 29 - 504 cases

> December 30 - 519 cases

> December 31 - 475 cases

> January 1 - 403 cases

> January 2 - 245 cases

> January 3 - 357 cases.

According to Public Health England there were 56 confirmed Covid-19 patients in West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust - which manages hospitals in Watford, Hemel Hempstead and St Albans - on Tuesday, December 28, and six patients were on a mechanical ventilation bed.

There have been no new Covid-related deaths recorded in Dacorum. The total is 368, 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 to 13,422,815, and the number of deaths has risen to 148,893.

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.