14/05/2020 - UK Covid 19 statistics
Number of cases and deaths
As of 9am on 14 May, there have been 2,219,281 tests, with 126,064 tests on 13 May.
1,593,902 people have been tested, of which 233,151 tested positive.
As of 5pm on 13 May, of those tested positive for coronavirus in the UK, 33,614 have died. This new figure includes deaths in all settings, not just in hospitals.
The equivalent figure under the old measure would have been 27,776.
Tests People tested Positive results Deaths in all settings
Daily 126,064 71,644 3,446 428
Total 2,219,281 1,593,902 233,151 33,614
Change on previous day
UK infected Up : 3.446 Previous 3,302
UK Tested Up : 71,644 Previous 61,741
UK Died hospitals Down 280 : Previous 325
UK Died all settings down 428 Previous 494
Breakdown of total people tested by 3 of the testing strategy ‘pillars’
Pillar 1 Pillar 2 Pillar 4
People Tested 848,386 745,516
Tests 1,118,887 956,245 ( 447,202Sent out) 71,637
Positive 170,909 62,242
Pillar 1: swab testing in PHE labs and NHS hospitals for those with a medical need and the most critical workers and their families
Pillar 2: swab testing for key workers and their households
Pillar 4: a national surveillance programme for population blood testing, using a high accuracy antibody test operated by Public Health England to find out what proportion of the population have had the virus.