841 new Covid cases confirmed on July 30 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.

Friday, 30th July 2021, 4:38 pm

A total of 841 new cases have been confirmed in Hampshire on Friday – in the county council area and in Portsmouth and Southampton city council areas – and on the Isle of Wight. This compares to 863 on Thursday, 746 on Wednesday, 692 on Monday, 874 on Sunday and 772 on Saturday.

A total of 29,622 new cases were confirmed across the UK in the latest update on July 30.

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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 July 30 shows nationally there were 68 deaths within 28 days of a positive Covid test, meaning there have been 129,583 since the start of the pandemic.

This is how many cases there have been in local authority areas across Hampshire as of July 30.

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: 18,504

New cases: 99

Infection rate for duration of pandemic: 8,610.3

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

Gosport

Total cases: 5,042

New cases: 38

Infection rate for duration of pandemic: 5,943.1

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

Havant

Total cases: 8,792

New cases: 49

Infection rate for duration of pandemic: 6,965.6

Fareham

Total cases: 6,794

New cases: 63

Infection rate for duration of pandemic: 5,845.2

East Hampshire

Total cases: 6,372

New cases: 42

Infection rate for duration of pandemic: 5,209.8

Winchester

Total cases: 6,743

New cases: 55

Infection rate for duration of pandemic: 5,400.5

Basingstoke and Deane

Total cases: 11,406

New cases: 53

Infection rate for duration of pandemic: 6,459.3

Eastleigh

Total cases: 8,305

New cases: 63

Infection rate for duration of pandemic: 6,217.1

Hart

Total cases: 5,891

New cases: 32

Infection rate for duration of pandemic: 6,068.6

New Forest

Total cases: 8,489

New cases: 64

Infection rate for duration of pandemic: 4,713.9

Rushmoor

Total cases: 9,207

New cases: 38

Infection rate for duration of pandemic: 9,732.7

Test Valley

Total cases: 7,681

New cases: 32

Infection rate for duration of pandemic: 6,088.3

Southampton

Total cases: 20,533

New cases: 185

Infection rate for duration of pandemic: 8,131.2

Isle of Wight

Total cases: 7,988

New cases: 28

Infection rate for duration of pandemic: 5,634.4

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