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Portsmouth COVID-19 intelligence summary - last updated 9 April (this page is updated weekly)

Portsmouth new cases

There have been 48 new infections in Portsmouth recorded in the past week. There have been 14,206 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 7 April 2021.

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

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

There have been 288 Covid-19 related deaths recorded in Portsmouth since the end of October.

There has been 1 death in the last 7 days, and 368 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 7 April (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 7 April 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 years24.13
15-29 years19.15
30-44 years31.48
45-59 years20.81
60 years and over12.39

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

Rates are highest among 30-44 year olds. The rates for all other age-bands have levelled.

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 fromĀ the National Government website, correct as of 7 April 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:

  • 14,206 total cases
  • 48 new cases in last 7 days
Chart showing the moving 7-day average of COVID-19 cases in Southampton

Southampton

  • 14,526 total cases
  • 150 new cases in last 7 days
Chart showing the moving 7-day average of COVID-19 cases in Isle of Wight

Isle of Wight:

  • 6,755 total cases
  • 17 new cases in last 7 days
Chart showing the moving 7-day average of COVID-19 cases in Hampshire

Hampshire

  • 63,223 total cases
  • 338 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 2 April 2021.

Data is fromĀ the National government website, data as of 7 April 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 14 (29 March to 4 April). Available on the National Government website.

Note: the colour ramp / scale for this map was altered as of 1 March 2021. This means that colours can’t be compared to previous versions of this map.

Local authorityRate per 100,000 last 7 days
Isle of Wight12.0
Medway20.8
Portsmouth22.3
Hampshire24.4
South East25.2
England38.6
Southampton59.4
Slough75.6
Rotherham95.7
Barnsley111.4

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 (27 March to 2 April).

Available on the Government website (accessed 7 April 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 has been 1 death within 28 days of a positive Covid-19 test (Data up to 7 April 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 15 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.
  • From week 51 (up to 18 December 2020) to week 5 (up to 5 February 2021) the total number of deaths in Portsmouth was higher than in an average week. These excess deaths were mostly Covid-19 related.
  • For the past seven weeks, the number of deaths in Portsmouth was lower than in an average week (2015-2019).

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.