Small decline in daily Covid infections in Aylesbury Vale and no virus-linked deaths recorded today

The small decrease hasn't stopped overall figures increasing over the past seven days.
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A further 97 Covid infections were recorded by the Government in Aylesbury Vale in the past 24 hours.

Today's figures (August 13) show a slight decline from yesterday's total, when the daily case numbers for Aylesbury Vale rose above 100 for the first time in nearly a month.

The slight improvement in daily figures hasn't majorly altered the weekly statistics for the region, 520 cases have been reported in the past seven days, a 26.8% increase from the week before.

97 new Covid infections were reported in Aylesbury Vale on August 1397 new Covid infections were reported in Aylesbury Vale on August 13
97 new Covid infections were reported in Aylesbury Vale on August 13

No Covid-linked deaths have been reported in the region, these are recorded when someone passes within 28 days of testing positive.

Latest rollout data for Aylesbury Vale shows 85.1% of adults received a first dose of a vaccine protecting against Covid and 72.1% of over 18s have been jabbed twice.

Daily case numbers for the UK as a whole remain above the 30,000 marker. In total, 32,700 new positive tests were returned and 100 new virus-related deaths were confirmed.

Case numbers and the deaths recorded have both increased across the UK in the past seven days by 7.8% and 4.7% respectively.

National vaccination data shows that 76% of over 18s are fully vaccinated against Covid and 89.3% of adults have received their first dose.