On 12 July, the government will announce whether COVID restrictions will end on 19 July. Although they are low compared to the rest of the country, COVID-19 cases are rising on the Island. Please keep staying COVID safe. It helps protect other people who are vulnerable, reduces transmission and helps to stop variants of the virus.
The key things that will help keep us all safe are:
The COVID-19 statistics for the Isle of Wight, published by Public Health England on 5 July 2021 at 4pm including data up to 4 July 2021.
The vaccination statistics for the Isle of Wight, published by NHS England on 1 July 2021 including data up to 27 June 2021.
The graphic shows the following:
103,879 – The number of Island residents who have received their first dose of the vaccine.
85,909 – The number of Island residents who have received their second dose of the vaccine.
6,998 – The number of confirmed cases to date of Island residents who have received a positive COVID-19 test result since March 2020. This is based on the residential address of the person tested rather than where they are registered with a GP.
43 – The number of positive cases in the seven-day period.
30.3 – Weekly cases per 100,000. This is the number of Island residents who have received a positive COVID-19 test result in the seven-day period, divided by the total population of the Island.