No new lab-confirmed coronavirus cases in East Devon and Exeter in the last week

Zero new lab-confirmed coronavirus cases have been recorded in both East Devon and Exeter in the last week.

Government statistics, broken down into local authorities and last updated yesterday afternoon (Tuesday, June 9), also indicate the infection rate per 100,000 people in both areas.

The data shows the total of  lab-confirmed Covid-19 cases in East Devon to date remains at 141, where the infection rate is 97.7.

The district’s total is now just 0.04 per cent of the UK overall tally of 289,140 cases.

Nationally, East Devon has the ninth lowest infection rate and 28th lowest number of cases of the 316 local authority areas in the country.

In Exeter, there have been a total of 169 Covid-19 cases and the infection rate is 129.6.

The city has the 27th lowest infection rate and 48th lowest number of cases.

The total of confirmed cases across Devon stands at 823 – an increase of six in the last week.

The county’s infection rate of 103.5 is the fifth-lowest upper tier local authority area in the country.

Elsewhere in the county, there have been 365 confirmed Covid-19 cases in Plymouth (where the infection rate is 138.7 per 100,000 people), 222 in Torbay (163.5), and 148 in Teignbridge (111.4).

There have been 36 cases in Torridge (52.8), 53 in West Devon (95.4), 82 in the South Hams (95.1), 92 in North Devon (97.7), and 102 in Mid Devon (124.9).

There have been 587 confirmed coronavirus cases in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly, with an infection rate of 103.3.

The area with the lowest number of cases in the country is still City of London with 18 (infection rate 206.8), while Birmingham remains the highest with 3,284 (287.7).

Torridge in Devon has the lowest infection rate at 52.8 (36 cases), while the highest is Barrow-in-Furness with 840.1 (564 cases).

Zero Covid-19 deaths recorded in East Devon and Exeter in latest weekly stats

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