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Coronavirus: Newcastle upon Tyne

Question for Department of Health and Social Care

UIN 122693, tabled on 30 November 2020

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, pursuant to the Answer of 26 November to Question 102802 on Coronavirus: Newcastle upon Tyne, what data his Department holds on the proportion of transmissions in Newcastle that have taken place among (a) university students and (b) the rest of the community; and in what format that data is available.

This answer is the replacement for a previous holding answer.

Answered on

6 January 2021

We publish weekly data on the number of incidents in each setting with at least one laboratory confirmed case of COVID-19. Data as of 3 December is available at the following link:

https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/940878/Weekly_Flu_and_COVID-19_report_w49.pdf

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