Four more coronavirus cases in Sunderland with no virus deaths reported
Four new coronavirus case have been confirmed in Sunderland but no further Covid-related deaths have been reported in the city.
The Government confirmed on Sunday, May 9, that a further two people who tested positive for coronavirus (Covid-19) had died, bringing the total number of confirmed reported deaths in the UK to 127,605.
Deaths are recorded as Covid-19 related where a person has died within 28 days of a positive test.
Across the UK on Sunday, May 9, it was announced that 1,770 more people had tested positive for coronavirus, bringing the total since the start of the pandemic to 4,434,860.
Scroll down for the latest data for Sunderland.
Covid related deaths
Number of deaths announced on May 9: 0
Deaths within 28 days of a positive test: 759
Deaths with Covid-19 on the death certificate: 842
Cases of coronavirus
Four new cases on May 9
Total number of cases since March 2020: 22,147
Weekly case rate
Weekly case rate: 9.4 per 100,000 people
Total number of cases recorded in seven days up to May 4: 26
Data for the most recent five days has been excluded as it is incomplete and may not reflect the true number of cases.
Currently in hospital in South Tyneside and Sunderland trust: 11
Currently on ventilation: 1
Total admissions: 3,457
Based on the latest available information.