Coronavirus: 6,000 new cases a day reported in England during first week of September Infection rates were higher in London, the North West and among young people aged between 2 and 35.

Infection rates were higher in London, the North West and among young people aged between 2 and 35.

There were 6,000 new cases of coronavirus reported every day in England during the first week of September, official figures have revealed.

For the week 4 to 10 September, virus infection rates were almost double what they were in the previous week - and the highest they have been since May.

During that period 1 in 900 people in England had coronavirus, but were not in hospital - which is 0.11% of the population, according to the Office for National Statistics (ONS).

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source: The Sky News

2020-09-18 14:29
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