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Coronavirus infection charges, cases and deaths for all parts of Wales on Thursday, July 22


Four extra individuals have died in Wales with coronavirus and over 700 new coronavirus cases have been reported within the newest replace.

Public Health Wales stories {that a} additional 712 cases of coronavirus have been recognized within the final 24 hours, bringing the general whole of optimistic cases because the pandemic started to 234,880. The whole quantity who’ve died inside 28 days of a optimistic Covid-19 check is now 5,594.

The infection price in Wales now stands at 189.4 cases per 100,000 primarily based on the seven days main as much as July 17, down from 190.1 the day earlier than. It has not been this excessive since late January. All of Wales’ native authorities at the moment are reporting greater than 100 optimistic cases per 100,00 individuals other than Carmarthenshire.

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The figures are primarily based on the date a check was accomplished, not the date a check was put on the system, that means it’s an correct reflection of how briskly the virus is spreading in Wales.

First (*22*) Mark Drakeford has stated practically all coronavirus restrictions on individuals and companies in Wales are set to be lifted on Saturday, August 7. You can learn extra concerning the Welsh Government’s announcement on adjustments to restrictions in Wales right here.

The space with the very best infection price in Wales is now Denbighshire with 505.8 cases per 100k, up on 493.2 the day earlier than. This is adopted by Conwy with 354.9 per 100k and Wrexham with 317.7 cases.

The share of exams now coming again optimistic throughout Wales is 10.6%, unchanged since Wednesday, although some areas are seeing larger figures with Denbighshire seeing 18.5% of exams returning a optimistic consequence.

As of July 21, there have been 176 individuals usually and acute hospital beds with confirmed (110), suspected (22) or recovering (44) cases of coronavirus. This is up from 169 on the day earlier than. As of July 21 Cardiff and Vale UHB had the most individuals in hospital with Covid with 45 adopted by Betsi Cadwaladr UHB with 42, and Aneurin Bevan UHB with 38. There have been 20 individuals within the Cwm Taf Morgannwg space in hospital and there are 25 in Hywel Dda UHB and six in Swansea Bay UHB. Velindre University Trust and Powys Teaching Health Board had no sufferers.

There have been 26 individuals in invasive ventilated intensive care beds as of July 21 with confirmed Covid-19. There have been seven every in Betsi Cadwaladr well being board and Aneurin Bevan well being board, six in Hywel Dda, three in Cardiff and Vale and Cwm Taf Morgannwg.

To date 2,285,118 individuals in Wales have had no less than one coronavirus vaccine, with 1,959,641 having had each doses.

Uptake of the primary vaccine dose by precedence group (based on PHW):

  • Care residence residents: 14,200 (98.1%)
  • Care residence employees: 35,455 (93.1%)
  • 80 years and older: 164,018 (96.1%)
  • Healthcare employees: 137,322 (96.3%)
  • Social care employees: 45,598 (no share accessible)
  • 75-79 years: 128,027 (96.9%)
  • 70-74 years: 175,969 (96.2%)
  • Clinically extraordinarily weak 16-69 years: 76,900 (94.7%)
  • 65-69 years: 171,086 (94.9%)
  • Clinical danger teams 16-64 years: 317,158 (89.5%)
  • 60-64 years: 191,491 (93.3%)
  • 55-59 years: 213,379 (91.4%)
  • 50-54 years: 204,178 (89.5%)
  • 40-49 years: 331,261 (84.0%)
  • 30-39 years: 323,103 (75.8%)
  • 18-29 years: 356,513 (74%)

Uptake of the second vaccine dose by precedence group (based on PHW):

  • Care residence residents: 13,737 (94.9%)
  • Care residence employees: 33,789 (88.8%)
  • 80 years and older: 161,260 (94.5%)
  • Healthcare employees: 132,999 (93.3%)
  • Social care employees: 44,698 (no share accessible)
  • 75-79 years: 126,480 (95.7%)
  • 70-74 years: 174,173 (95.2%)
  • Clinically extraordinarily weak 16-69 years: 74,726 (92%)
  • 65-69 years: 168,425 (93.5%)
  • Clinical danger teams 16-64 years: 297,034 (83.9%)
  • 60-64 years: 187,462 (91.3%)
  • 55-59 years: 207,328 (88.8%)
  • 50-54 years: 196,287 (86%)
  • 40-49 years: 297,636 (75.5%)
  • 30-39 years: 246,396 (57.8%)
  • 18-29 years: 186,998 (38.8%)

Infection price for each 100,000 individuals in every space for the seven days (July 11 to July 17):

Aneurin Bevan University Health Board

Blaenau Gwent: 113.1 (down from 117.4)

Newport: 173.9 (up from 164.9)

Caerphilly: 114.9 (down from 118.7)

Torfaen: 206.5 (down from 221.4)

Monmouthshire: 179.7 (down from 180.8)

Betsi Cadwaladr University Health Board

Conwy: 354.9 (up from 354.1)

Anglesey: 111.4 (down from 117.1)

Gwynedd: 118.8 (down from 120.4)

Denbighshire: 505.8 (up from 493.2)

Flintshire: 282.5 (down from 292.8)

Wrexham: 317.7 (down from 323.6)

Cardiff and Vale University Health Board

Cardiff: 193.8 (up from 192.4)

Vale of Glamorgan: 167.7 (up from 162.4)

Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board

Merthyr Tydfil: 149.2 (up from 140.9)

Rhondda Cynon Taf: 163.7 (down from 168.3)

Bridgend: 272.7 (down from 275.4)

Hywel Dda University Health Board

Carmarthenshire: 94.3 (up from 93.8)

Pembrokeshire: 111.3 (up from 106.5)

Ceredigion: 114.2 (up from 108.7)

Powys Teaching Health Board

Powys: 228 (down from 240.1)

Swansea Bay University Health Board

Neath Port Talbot: 101.9 (up from 99.8)

Swansea: 134.4 (up from 133.2)

Wales whole: 189.4 (dpwn from190.1)

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First (*22*) Mark Drakeford has introduced Wales will transfer totally into alert degree one from July 17 and stated he hoped to maneuver into alert degree zero on August 7 if the general public well being scenario allowed. From that date, there will even be no authorized limits on the quantity of individuals who can meet others indoors, together with in personal properties. All premises would be capable of open and most, however not all, restrictions might be eliminated.

Also from August 7, masks won’t should be worn in hospitality settings however will proceed to be required by legislation in most indoor public locations and on public transport.

It means Wales is following a really related timetable to Scotland which is about to raise all restrictions from August 9.

Wales’ announcement additionally consists of adjustments from this Saturday (July 17) which imply the bounds on the quantity of individuals who can meet in public locations or at occasions might be eliminated. Outdoor premises and occasions will even have better flexibility round bodily distancing.

From Saturday, July 17, Wales will transfer totally to alert degree one, together with:

  • Up to 6 individuals can meet indoors in personal properties and vacation lodging
  • Organised indoor occasions can happen for as much as 1,000 seated and as much as 200 standing
  • Ice rinks can re-open
  • Groups of as much as 30 can go to kids’s residential exercise centres

The First (*22*) has additionally confirmed that individuals who have who’ve been totally vaccinated within the UK will now not must self-isolate if they’re coming back from an amber listing nation, consistent with the place in England and Scotland.

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