UK Covid cases today 21 April – See cases, deaths, vaccinations, hospitalisations and testing data for today.
UK Covid cases today 21 April
Vaccines are currently given in 3 doses.
53,071,451 people had been given a first dose by the end of 20 April 2022.
49,651,320 people had been given a second dose by the end of 20 April 2022.
39,108,473 people had been given a booster or third dose by the end of 20 April 2022.
Some people with coronavirus have to go into hospital.
Between 9 April 2022 and 15 April 2022, 13,720 went into hospital with coronavirus. This shows a decrease of -14.3% compared to the previous 7 days.
There were 17,368 patients in hospital with coronavirus on 20 April 2022.
Some people in the hospital need to use a special device called a mechanical ventilator to help them breathe.
There were 349 coronavirus patients in hospital beds with a mechanical ventilator on 20 April 2022.
Between 15 April 2022 and 21 April 2022, there have been 1,636 deaths within 28 days of a positive coronavirus test. This shows a decrease of -17.5% compared to the previous 7 days.