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Unity 101 – Local COVID-19 Update 18/06/2021

The latest data available is up to 12th June 2021.
The number of COVID-19 cases in Southampton have significantly increased this week, as have national cases.
Please ensure you get the right test: if you have COVID symptoms, self-isolate immediately and get a PCR test. It is also important to get tested even if you do not have COVID-19 symptoms to help protect yourself and others. If you don’t have symptoms, you will need an LFD test. If you’ve been told to self-isolate by NHS Test and Trace, or are caring for child who’s self-isolating, you may be able to apply for £500.

Southampton 7 day infection rate per 100k population is 71.7
The number of cases in the past seven days is 181
In the most recent 7 days to 13th June, there were 7 reported admissions to hospital and diagnoses in hospital of patients with COVID-19 at University Hospital Southampton

The number of COVID-related deaths up to 4th June 2021 is 388. There was 0 related death during the week to 4th June 2021.
The number of is 1st dose vaccinations up to 17th June is 135,685
The number of second dose vaccinations up to 17th June is 93,526
Remember the basics: hands, face, space and fresh air and follow these steps to stop the spread, keep safe and get Southampton moving:

Open windows and doors when mixing with other households indoors, including at home.
Self-isolate and book a PCR test if you have symptoms.
Test twice a week if you don’t have symptoms. If you have symptoms, self-isolate at home and get tested.
Maintain social distancing, even if shopping, waiting in a queue or in outside spaces.
Have a vaccine when offered.
Meet other households outdoors rather than indoors as much as possible.

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