157 Covid cases confirmed on June 16 in Portsmouth, Fareham, Havant, Gosport, East Hampshire, Winchester, Southampton, Basingstoke, Eastleigh, Test Valley, New Forest, Rushmoor, Hart and Isle of Wight

THE government has published the latest number of confirmed coronavirus cases for Portsmouth and Hampshire.

Wednesday, 16th June 2021, 4:45 pm

There were 157 cases reported on Tuesday in Hampshire – in the county council area and in Portsmouth and Southampton city council areas – and on the Isle of Wight. This compared to an increase of 93 on Tuesday, 121 on Monday, 126 on Sunday, 101 on Saturday, 139 on Friday and 135 on Thursday last week.

A total of 9,055 new cases were confirmed across the UK in the latest update on June 16.

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Latest number of coronavirus cases in Portsmouth and Hampshire have been confirmed. Picture: DAMIEN MEYER/AFP via Getty Images

Data released on June 16 shows nationally there were nine deaths within 28 days of a positive Covid test, meaning there have been 127,926 since the start of the pandemic.

This is how many cases there have been in local authority areas across Hampshire as of June 16.

Note – the figures for cases and infection rates are for the whole pandemic. The infection rate is the number of cases per 100,000 people, so they give an idea of how areas compare.

The Covid-19 testing site at Lysses car park in Fareham, on Thursday, October 15. Picture: Sarah Standing (151020-7947)

Portsmouth

Total cases: 14,644

New cases: 26

Infection rate for duration of pandemic: 6,814.2

A health worker places tubes in a fridge at the new COVID-19 test centre. Picture: RAUL ARBOLEDA/AFP via Getty Images

Gosport

Total cases: 3,940

New cases: 5

Infection rate for duration of pandemic: 4,644.1

Covid-19 testing site in Civic Centre Road, Havant. Picture: Sarah Standing (061020-4968)

Havant

Total cases: 7,191

New cases: 5

Infection rate for duration of pandemic: 5,697.2

Fareham

Total cases: 5,333

New cases: 4

Infection rate for duration of pandemic: 4,588.2

East Hampshire

Total cases: 4,999

New cases: 9

Infection rate for duration of pandemic: 4,087.2

Winchester

Total cases: 5,034

New cases: 5

Infection rate for duration of pandemic: 4,031.7

Basingstoke and Deane

Total cases: 8,443

New cases: 16

Infection rate for duration of pandemic: 4,781.3

Eastleigh

Total cases: 5,970

New cases: 12

Infection rate for duration of pandemic: 4,469.1

Hart

Total cases: 4,540

New cases: 7

Infection rate for duration of pandemic: 4,676.9

New Forest

Total cases: 6,302

New cases: 5

Infection rate for duration of pandemic: 3,499.4

Rushmoor

Total cases: 7,977

New cases: 3

Infection rate for duration of pandemic: 8,432.4

Test Valley

Total cases: 5,579

New cases: 12

Infection rate for duration of pandemic: 4,422.2

Southampton

Total cases: 15,328

New cases: 42

Infection rate for duration of pandemic: 6,070

Isle of Wight

Total cases: 6,894

New cases: 6

Infection rate for duration of pandemic: 4,862.8

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