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Coronavirus in Bucks: Rise of 2 cases

Death at Bucks NHS hospitals has stayed the same.

Published by Scarlett Bawden-Gaul at 5:19pm 5th June 2020. (Updated at 4:40pm 8th June 2020) 2-minute read.

Coronavirus in Bucks: Rise of 2 cases

Buckinghamshire has seen a rise in COVID-19 cases to 1,016. 

Aylesbury Vale's case number remains at 420, this is over 40% of the total cases in the county.

Wycombe has the second highest amount at 247 cases. 

Chiltern follows with 201 positive results and South Bucks have 148 cases currently recorded.

This week Mix96 shared research which believes less than 1% of the Aylesbury Vale population, and the three other local areas, are currently showing COVID-19 symptoms.

There have been mobile COVID-19 testing sites set up across Buckinghamshire, with more opening through the week.

Mobile coronavirus testing site

Deaths

As no further deaths, of people who have died in Bucks Healthcare NHS Trust hospitals with coronavirus, have been reported the total remains at 120.

Figures released earlier in the week by the Office for National Statistics put deaths in hospitals in Buckinghamshire at 200, although this may include non-Trust sites.

This data also showed the figure of those who died in the community and how many people in each local area had passed away with coronavirus.

Old / Elderly person needing help

Care homes

The weekly ONS data also includes deaths of care home residents and has put that figure at 144. 

These numbers, including care home deaths and hospital deaths, differ to those we get each day as the ONS are for local authority level.

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More on the data

The figure of confirmed cases includes those who have recovered from the illness.

Numbers are for Buckinghamshire, excluding Milton Keynes.

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