Derbyshire latest coronavirus figures as Derby cases pass 20,000

A further 56 cases of Covid-19 have been recorded in Derbyshire, according to the latest statistics released by the Government on Monday (April 12) – up from 28 yesterday.

There have been no further coronavirus-related deaths recorded at NHS health trusts in Derbyshire, which means the total number of people who have died since the start of the pandemic in the county remains at 2,102.

The new cases figures mean that Derby has now passed 20,000 cases of Covid-19 since the pandemic began.

Today’s 19 new cases – the highest in the county – have taken the total there to 20,000.

The next highest increase was in Erewash, with 11 new cases, and the remaining areas all recorded six cases or fewer each.

Today’s figures bring the total number of recorded coronavirus cases in Derby and Derbyshire to 68,678.

The total number of cases reported in Derbyshire, indicating the new totals for each area and the increase in the last 24 hours, along with the cases removed from the total where relevant

  • Amber Valley – 8,556 (three new cases)
  • Bolsover – 5,921 (three new cases)
  • Chesterfield – 6,104 (two new cases)
  • Derby – 20,001 (19 new cases)
  • Derbyshire Dales – 2,964 (one new case)
  • Erewash – 6,998 (11 new cases)
  • High Peak – 4,944 (five new cases)
  • North East Derbyshire – 5,963 (six new cases)
  • South Derbyshire – 7,283 (six new cases)

Nationwide, the Government said a further 13 people had died within 28 days of testing positive for Covid-19 as of Monday, bringing the UK total to 127,100.

Separate figures published by the UK’s statistics agencies show there have been 150,000 deaths registered in the UK where Covid-19 was mentioned on the death certificate.

The Government also said that, as of 9am on Monday, there had been a further 3,568 lab-confirmed cases in the UK.

It brings the total to 4,373,343.

Locally, the number of Covid-related hospital deaths since the start of the pandemic is as follows:

  • Derby and Burton NHS Foundation Trust – 1,649 (no change)
  • Chesterfield Royal Hospital – 414 (no change)
  • Derbyshire Community Health Services – 37 (no change)
  • Derbyshire Healthcare – 2 (no change)

How many people have had a Covid-19 vaccine?

Government data up to April 10 shows that of the 39,846,781 jabs given in the UK so far, 32,190,576 were first doses – a rise of 69,223 on the previous day.

Some 7,656,205 were second doses, an increase of 189,665.

Courtesy of Derbyshire Live – Derby News