08/04/2020 - UK Covid-19 Statistics
Number of cases and deaths
As of 9am on 8 April, 282,074 tests have concluded across the UK, with 14,682 tests carried out on 7 April. Some individuals are tested more than once for clinical reasons.
232,708 people have been tested, of whom 60,773 tested positive. Today’s figure for test data does not include Charing Cross and Southampton due to a data processing delay. The tests concluded figure excludes data from Northern Ireland.
As of 5pm on 7 April, of those hospitalised in the UK who tested positive for coronavirus, 7,097 have died.
Tests People tested Positive Deaths
Daily 14,682 12,959 5,492 938
Total 282,074 232,708 60,733 7,097
Data on UK positive and negative tests and data on deaths is updated on this page daily at 2pm or shortly after. The figures for test results and for deaths are compiled from different sources. This is why the figures for deaths are reported from an earlier point in time than the figures for test results.
Change on previous day
UK infected Up : 5,491 Previous 3.634
UK Tested Up : 19,527 Previous 4,344
UK Died Up : 938 Previous 786