Estimates published in the government s new coronavirus strategy on may 11 put the. The map is updated daily with the latest figures published by health authorities across the uk.
The reproduction number or r value for covid 19 is now officially averaging above one across the uk once again although it varies by region.
R value coronavirus uk map. Latest r number range for the uk 1 2 1 5 latest growth rate range for the uk 4 to 8 per day an r number between 1 2 and 1 5 means that on average every 10 people infected will infect between. Using the 28 day cut off there have been just over 37 000. The map below shows the number of cases per 100 000 people in each authority in the uk.
The uk as a whole initially saw near exponential growth but the increase in total cases is now stable. Since the lockdown scientists in the uk estimated that the uk s reproduction value had dipped below one. Up to date values for rt the number to watch to measure covid spread.
Another 6 042 covid 19 cases in uk first drop after five straight days of rises coronavirus. As of september 11 the r number range for the uk is 1 0 1 2 if a virus has an r rate of three it means that every sick person will pass the disease on to three other people if no containment. It s a measurement that lots of countries are using when it comes to making decisions.
Our interactive map allows you to check the number of coronavirus cases in your part of the country. The latest r estimate for the whole of the uk is. England has seen the majority of uk deaths from covid 19.
Key figures and trends. Nhs tracing app problem that left tens of thousands of tests unlogged has been fixed. Governments around the world keep talking about r0 also known as the reproduction number or r number.