Sunderland records another 77 new coronavirus cases – but no deaths are reported
Another 77 people have tested positive for coronavirus in the city – but no further Covid-related deaths have been recorded.
The Government confirmed on Monday, August 2, that 24 more people who tested positive for coronavirus (Covid-19) had died, leaving the total number of confirmed reported deaths in the UK to 129,743.
Deaths are recorded as Covid-19 related where a person has died within 28 days of a positive test.
Across the UK on Monday, August 2, it was announced that 21,952 more people had tested positive for coronavirus, bringing the total since the start of the pandemic to 5,902,354.
Scroll down for the latest data for Sunderland
Covid related deaths
Number of deaths announced on August 2: 0
Deaths within 28 days of a positive test: 787
Deaths with Covid-19 on the death certificate: 854
Cases of coronavirus
77 more cases on August 2
Total number of cases since March 2020: 34,093
Weekly case rate
Weekly case rate: 394.7 per 100,000 people
Total number of cases recorded in seven days up to July 28: 1,096
Currently in hospital in South Tyneside and Sunderland trust: 105
Currently on ventilation: 9
Total admissions: 3,825
Based on the latest available information.