A further 183 cases of Covid-19 recorded in Northumberland, official figures show

A further 183 cases of Covid-19 have been recorded across Northumberland, according to the latest Government figures.

Saturday, 4th December 2021, 7:50 pm

The Government confirmed on Saturday, December 4, that 127 more people who tested positive for coronavirus (Covid-19) had died, taking the total number of confirmed reported deaths in the UK to 145,551.

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

Across the UK on Saturday, December 4, it was announced that 42,848 more people had tested positive for coronavirus, bringing the total UK cases since the start of the pandemic to 10,421,104.

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Northumbria Specialist Emergency Care Hospital, in Cramlington, is among the hospitals treating coronavirus patients from across Northumberland.

Scroll down for the latest data for Northumberland.

Covid-related deaths

Number of deaths announced on December 4: 0

Deaths within 28 days of a positive test: 807

Coronavirus testing.

Deaths with Covid-19 on the death certificate: 878

Cases of coronavirus

183 more cases on December 4

Total number of cases since March 2020: 49,745

Weekly case rate

Weekly case rate: 362.2 per 100,000 people

Total number of cases recorded in seven days up to November 29: 1,173

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 Northumbria trust: 53

Currently on ventilation: 10

Total admissions: 3,857

Based on the latest available information.

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