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Coronavirus

Question for Department of Health and Social Care

UIN 125219, tabled on 4 December 2020

To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, for what reason the Government does not report the number of cases where people have recovered from covid-19.

Answered on

12 January 2021

The Government does not hold centrally information on the number of people who have recovered from COVID-19. In order to publish accurate figures the Government would need to collect the number of people who have been infected with the virus and to track their subsequent recovery.

Answered by

Department of Health and Social Care