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Infection cases in England have ‘levelled off’

by LLB staff reporter
14th Aug 20 3:46 pm

The Office for National Statistics (ONS) have said that coronavirus infections have “levelled off” in England after an increase last month.

The ONS reported that between 3 and 9 of August one in 1,900 people of 0.5% became infected in households in England. The figures do not include those in hospital or other settings.

Coronavirus has stopped growing now compared to a slight rise in July across England, ONS figures suggest.

The ONS said, “There is some evidence of a small increase in the percentage of people testing positive for COVID-19 in July, following a low point in June, but this appears to have now levelled off.”

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