As of Monday 24 August 2020, 326,614 people have tested positive for coronavirus in the UK (pillar 1 and 2, see descriptions below) and there has been 41,433 deaths. Daily reported COVID deaths are now measured across the UK as deaths that occurred within 28 days of the first laboratory-confirmed positive COVID test. Data using the old and new measures can be downloaded here. The dashboard deaths page is being re-developed.

Further information on the data is available here:



Coronavirus cases in the UK: daily updated statistics The latest number of coronavirus (COVID-19) tests, cases and deaths in the UK.

  • Weekly number and percentage of care homes reporting a suspected or confirmed outbreak of COVID-19 to PHE by local authorities, regions and PHE centres.

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