Covid-19: The number of cases in Harlow falls to 118
General / Thu 18th Feb 2021 pm28 06:09pm
THE NUMBER of cases in Harlow has fallen to 118.
It has gone back up three places in infection table to 129th out of 315 local authorities.
That is a rate of 135.5 cases per 100,000. A fall of 36.9% cases per 100,000 (over seven days).
This is the lowest rate since mid-November.
Todays figure relates to Feb 13th but reported on Feb 18th.
If we can stress the positive, the number of in-patients at Princess Alexandra Hospital (PAH) has fallen very steadily.
YH understands that there are 53 Covid in-patients, including 6 on ventilators.
There are 180 outstanding test results.
Plus Twitter account @RP131
If you are interested in flu rates etc then we can signpost you to the Twitter account of @jburnmurdoch who will in turn explain Public Health data.
Increase and Decrease
Dec 16th: 506
Dec 20th: 726
Dec 27th: 984
Dec 31st: 1123
Jan 4th: 1327
Jan 10th: 1078
Jan 13th: 810
Jan 16th: 717
Jan 20th: 594
Jan 25th: 402
Jan 30th: 284
Feb 5th: 199
Feb 8th: 158
Feb 13th: 118
On November 19th it was 251st out of 315 local authorities. Then the rate started to rise and it climbed up the chart. By November 30th, it was in 53rd place.
The infection rate tells a similar story. Back on September 30th it was 29.9. October 16th: 68.9. November 8th: 118.3. November 22nd it was 206.7. December 2nd it was 221.7.
For further reference, may we signpost is channel which has, to date, over 1000 Covid-related news items on channel since March. Go to our Covid-19 report on December 12th for a fuller explanation of the statistics.
You may want to compare other areas near to Harlow
Havering : 179th–302
England local authorities by highest number of COVID-19 positives per 100k population.
Seven–day rolling rate by specimen date – ending Feb 13th