Coronavirus (COVID-19): daily data for Scotland - 5 September 2021
5th September 2021
6,368 new cases of COVID-19 reported
48,033 new tests for COVID-19 that reported results
14.2% of these were positive.
0 new reported death(s) of people who have tested positive (noting that Register Offices are now generally closed at weekends).
61 people were in intensive care yesterday with recently confirmed COVID-19.
719 people were in hospital yesterday with recently confirmed COVID-19.
4,121,962 people have received the first dose of the Covid vaccination and 3,726,769 have received their second dose.
on 3 September, 10 new reported death(s) of people who have tested positive.
in the week ending 29 August, 48 deaths were registered where COVID-19 was on the death certificate.
Since the start of the outbreak:
8,154 people have died who have tested positive as at 3 September.
10,554 deaths have been registered in Scotland where COVID-19 was mentioned on the death certificate up to 29 August.
32% of COVID-19 registered deaths related to deaths in care homes, 61% were in hospitals and 7% were at home or non-institutional settings (as at 29 August).