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Portsmouth COVID-19 intelligence summary - last updated 22 January (this page is updated weekly)

Portsmouth new cases (3 day average)

Chart showing the infection rate of COVID-19 in Portsmouth

There have been 1,242 new infections in Portsmouth recorded in the past week. There have been 11,305 people with at least one positive Covid-19 test result.

The chart shows the curve of people with at least one positive Covid-19 test result.

Data is from the National government website, data as of 21 January 2020.

Case numbers are subject to revisions, especially most recent numbers.

New deaths within 28 days of positive test (3-day average) in Portsmouth

Chart showing the moving 3-day average of COVID-19 deaths in Portsmouth

There have been 151 Covid-19 related deaths recorded in Portsmouth since the end of October.

There have been 37 deaths in the last 7 days, and 231 deaths in total.

The chart shows the number of deaths (3-day average) of people who had had a positive test result for Covid-19 and died within 28 days of the first positive test in Portsmouth.

Data for the period ending 5 days before 21 January (the date when the website was last updated with data) is incomplete and subject to change.

Data is from the national government website as of 21 January 2021.

Cases by age in Portsmouth

Number of people testing positive for COVID-19 in the previous 7 days per 100,000

Chart showing the COVID-19 case rate for different age groups in Portsmouth
Age rangeCases per 100,000 (past 7 days)
0-14 years174.26
15-29 years583.12
30-44 years721.55
45-59 years743.82
60 years and over567.53

This chart shows the rate per 100,000 of cases in the last 7 days, split into age bands.

Rates remain highest among 30-59 year olds, but rates for all age groups are getting lower or staying level.

The chart shows the rolling 7 day average rate of people testing positive for Covid-19 by age group for Portsmouth residents.

Case data is from the National Government website, correct as of 21 January 2021. Rates are calculated using the ONS 2019 mid-year population estimates.

Case numbers are subject to revisions, especially most recent numbers.

Confirmed cases for each HIOW Upper-Tier Local Authority

Chart showing the moving 7-day average of COVID-19 cases in Portsmouth

Portsmouth:

  • 11,305 total cases
  • 1,242 new cases in last 7 days
Chart showing the moving 7-day average of COVID-19 cases in Southampton

Southampton

  • 10,793 total cases
  • 1,270 new cases in last 7 days
Chart showing the moving 7-day average of COVID-19 cases in Isle of Wight

Isle of Wight:

  • 5,593 total cases
  • 924 new cases in last 7 days
Chart showing the moving 7-day average of COVID-19 cases in Hampshire

Hampshire

  • 50,137 total cases
  • 5,901 new cases in last 7 days

The chart shows the curve of new cases (daily and 7 day average) for the Upper Tier Local Authorities in HIOW.

The new cases in the last 7 days is from the 7-day period ending 16 January 2021.

Data is from the National government website, data as of 21 January 2021.

Case numbers are subject to revisions, especially most recent numbers.

Weekly rates of COVID-19 cases

Map of England showing weekly rates of COVID-19

Weekly rate of COVID-19 cases per 100,000 population tested under Pillar 1 and 2, by upper-tier local authority, England (box shows enlarged maps of London area).

Based on week 2 (between 11 to 17 January). Available on the National Government website.

Note: the colour ramp / scale for this map was altered as of 4 January 2021. This means that colours can’t be compared to previous versions of this map.

Local authorityRate per 100,000 last 7 days
Hampshire426.8
England484.0
South East488.9
Southampton502.9
Medway560.7
Portsmouth577.9
Isle of Wight651.8
Liverpool809.8
Slough1,019.1

Rate of COVID-19 per 100,000 resident population in 7 days. This is data from the most recent 7 day period with complete data (10 to 16 January).

Available on the Government website (accessed 21 January 2021).

Registered COVID-19 deaths compared to weekly average

Chart showing excess deaths and proportion showing COVID-19 on the death certificate
  • In the last 7 days in Portsmouth, there have been 37 deaths within 28 days of a positive Covid-19 test (Data up to 20 January 2021 accessed from https://coronavirus.data.gov.uk/)
  • The total number of deaths each week in Portsmouth was higher than in an average week for 5 weeks from the end of March to early May. These excess deaths were mostly Covid-19 related.
  • Since week ending 15th May, deaths have been below the weekly average in previous years. However, from week 34 (ending 21 August) deaths have been broadly in line with what has been seen in an average week over the previous five years.
  • Over the past four weeks, as well as week 49 (up to 4 December 2020), the total number of deaths in Portsmouth has been higher than in an average week. These excess deaths were mostly Covid-19 related.

The chart shows the number of deaths by week of occurrence.

  • The pale grey bars show the number of deaths where COVID-19 was not mentioned on the death certificate
  • The red bars show the number of deaths where COVID-19 was mentioned on the death certificate
  • The total height of each bar shows the total number of deaths
  • The green line shows the average number of deaths for the corresponding week of the relevant years

Numbers are subject to revisions, especially most recent numbers.