Covid deaths: Why are Covid death figures delayed? – Express

PHE data of cases yesterday showed although London continues to have the highest rate of any region, its rate of new cases stood at 864.9 per 100,000 people in the seven days to January 10.

This was down from 1,043.9 in the previous week.

There was a similar pattern in other areas, with the East Midlands, eastern England, north east England, south-east England and Yorkshire & the Humber all recording a week-on-week fall.

However, the rate has increased in north west England, south west England and the West Midlands.