Coronavirus (COVID-19): daily data for Scotland - 6 October 2021
6th October 2021
3,055 new cases of COVID-19 reported.
46,892 new tests for COVID-19 that reported results
6.9% of these were positive
34 new reported death(s) of people who have tested positive.
68 people were in intensive care yesterday with recently confirmed COVID-19.
988 people were in hospital yesterday with recently confirmed COVID-19.
4,229,178 people have received their first dose of a COVID-19 vaccination and 3,852,067 have received their second dose.
on 6 October, 34 new reported death(s) of people who have tested positive.
in the week ending 3 October, 141 deaths were registered where COVID-19 was on the death certificate.
Since the start of the outbreak:
8,721 people have died who have tested positive as at 6 October.
11,134 deaths have been registered in Scotland where COVID-19 was mentioned on the death certificate up to 3 October.
31% of COVID-19 registered deaths related to deaths in care homes, 62% were in hospitals and 7% were at home or non-institutional settings (as at 3 October).
988 people were in hospital yesterday with recently confirmed COVID-19; of these, 68 were in intensive care.
in addition, yesterday 13 confirmed COVID-19 patients were in intensive care longer than 28 days.
in the week ending 2 October, 516 patients with confirmed COVID-19 were admitted to hospital.
in the week ending 5 October, 46 patients with confirmed COVID-19 were admitted to intensive care.
21,676 inpatients who tested positive for COVID-19 have been discharged from hospital since 5 March 2020.
as at 29 September, 1,590 people were delayed in hospital
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