More than 370 new Covid cases confirmed in Sunderland, latest figures show

More than 370 new Covid cases confirmed in Sunderland, according to the latest Government figures.

Monday, 24th January 2022, 7:35 pm

The Government confirmed on Monday, January 24, that 56 more people who tested positive for coronavirus (Covid-19) had died, taking the total number of confirmed reported deaths in the UK to 153,916.

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

Across the UK on Monday, January 24, it was announced that 88,447 more people had tested positive for coronavirus, bringing the total of UK cases since the start of the pandemic to 15,953,685.

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Sunderland Royal Hospital is part of South Tyneside and Sunderland NHS Trust.

Scroll down for the latest data for Sunderland.

Covid-related deaths

Number of deaths announced on January 24: 0

Deaths within 28 days of a positive test: 940

An aerial view of Sunderland.

Deaths with Covid-19 on the death certificate: 1,000

Cases of coronavirus

372 more cases on January 24

Total number of cases since March 2020: 75,831

COVID-19 mobile testing at Silksworth Wellness Centre

Weekly case rate

Weekly case rate: 1,390.3 per 100,000 people

Total number of cases recorded in seven days up to January 19: 3,863

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: 200

Currently on ventilation: 5

Total admissions: 5,597

Based on the latest available information.

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