The UK government publish daily data, updated weekly, on COVID-19 cases, vaccinations, hospital admissions and deaths. This note provides a summary of the key data for London from this release. Data are published through the UK Coronavirus Dashboard, last updated on 19 January 2023.
This update contains:
- Data on the number of cases identified daily through Pillar 1 and Pillar 2 testing at the national, regional and local authority level
- Data on the number of people who have been vaccinated against COVID-19
- Data on the number of COVID-19 patients in Hospital
- Data on the number of people who have died within 28 days of a COVID-19 diagnosis
- Data for London and London boroughs and data disaggregated by age group
Data on weekly deaths related to COVID-19, published by the Office for National Statistics and NHS, is also available.
On 19 January 2023 the daily number of people tested positive for COVID-19 in London was reported as 1,452
On 19 January 2023 it was newly reported that 99 people in London died within 28 days of a positive COVID-19 test
The total number of COVID-19 cases identified in London to date is 3,123,693 comprising 15.2 percent of the England total of 20,503,511 cases
In the most recent week of complete data (08 January 2023 - 14 January 2023) 1,643 new cases were identified in London, a rate of 18 cases per 100,000 population. This compares with 2,742 cases and a rate of 30 for the previous week
In England as a whole, 15,749 new cases were identified in the most recent week of data, a rate of 28 cases per 100,000 population. This compares with 28,559 cases and a rate of 50 for the previous week
Up to and including 18 January 2023 6,473,552 people in London had received the first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine and 6,086,250 had received two doses
Up to and including 18 January 2023 4,449,990 people in London had received either a third vaccine dose or a booster dose
On 18 January 2023 there were 1,079 COVID-19 patients in London hospitals. This compares with 1,340 patients on 11 January 2023.
On 18 January 2023 there were 63 COVID-19 patients in mechanical ventilation beds in London hospitals. This compares with 83 patients on 11 January 2023.
Update: From 1st July updates are weekly From Friday 1 July 2022, this page will be updated weekly rather than daily. This change results from a change to the UK government COVID-19 Dashboard which will move to weekly reporting. Weekly updates will be published every Thursday. Daily data up to the most recent available will continue to be added in each weekly update.
Local authority data