Update on ONS Covid-19 stats

Number of deaths registered by week, England and Wales, 28 December 2019 to 10 April 2020 (copyright ONS)

This weeks statistics from the ONS show the increasing number of fatalities using the overall death rate higher again, 76% up on the 5 year average. Interestingly the number of excess deaths not attributed to Covid-19 has fallen from 2607 in the previous week to 1783 now 28% of the excess – I got that prediction wrong!

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