Coronavirus (COVID-19): daily data for Scotland - 23 May 2021
23rd May 2021
378 new cases of COVID-19 reported.
21,002 new tests for COVID-19 that reported results - 2% of these were positive.
0 new reported deaths of people who have tested positive (noting that Register Offices are now generally closed at weekends).
3,108,819 people have received the first dose of the Covid vaccination and 1,828,930 have received their second dose.
on 21 May, 0 new reported death(s) of people who have tested positive.
in the week ending 16 May, 6 deaths were registered where COVID-19 was on the death certificate.
Since the start of the outbreak:
7,664 people have died who have tested positive as at 21 May.
10,109 deaths have been registered in Scotland where COVID-19 was mentioned on the death certificate up to 16 May.
33% of COVID-19 registered deaths related to deaths in care homes, 60% were in hospitals and 7% were at home or non-institutional settings (as at 16 May).