Tue, 11 Aug 2020
THE number of people from Basingstoke and Deane who have died with coronavirus recorded on their death certificate has stayed at 117 for the fifth successive week.
This means there were no registered deaths involving Covid-19 in the borough in the week ending Friday, July 31, but registered up to August 8.
Information from the Office for National Statistics shows that of the 117 people who have died, 78 died in hospitals, 33 in care homes, three in hospices, two at home and one in ‘another communal establishment’.
The data records the number of deaths of people from Basingstoke and Deane involving coronavirus, based on any mention of Covid-19 on the death certificate.
As of yesterday (August 10), 954 people in the borough had tested positive for Covid-19.