A further 190 Covid cases confirmed cases in Sunderland but no virus related deaths

The latest figures show a further 190 people have tested positive for Covid-19 in Sunderland

Saturday, 16th October 2021, 4:35 pm
Sunderland Royal Hospital is part of South Tyneside and Sunderland NHS Trust.

The Government confirmed on Saturday, October 16, that 148 more people who tested positive for coronavirus (Covid-19) had died, taking the total number of confirmed reported deaths in the UK to 138,527.

Deaths are recorded as Covid-19 related where a person has died within 28 days of a positive test.

Across the UK on Saturday, October 16, it was announced that 43,423 more people had tested positive for coronavirus, bringing the total UK cases since the start of the pandemic to 8,404,469.

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Covid-related deaths

Number of deaths announced on October 16: 0

COVID-19 mobile testing at Silksworth Wellness Centre

Deaths within 28 days of a positive test: 865

Deaths with Covid-19 on the death certificate: 939

Cases of coronavirus

190 more cases on October 16

Total number of cases since March 2020: 43,822

Weekly case rate

Weekly case rate: 375.4 per 100,000 people

Total number of cases recorded in seven days up to October 11: 1043

Data for the most recent five days has been excluded as it is incomplete and may not reflect the true number of cases.

Hospital admissions

Currently in hospital in South Tyneside and Sunderland trust: 64

Currently on ventilation: 6

Total admissions: 4,537

Based on the latest available information.

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