The number of coronavirus cases in Bolton increased by 144 in the last 24 hours, official figures show – and one more death was recorded.
A total of 48,952 people had been confirmed as testing positive for Covid-19 in Bolton when the UK coronavirus daily dashboard was updated on November 10 (Wednesday), up from 48,808 on Tuesday.
The rate of infection in Bolton now stands at 16,983 cases per 100,000 people, far higher than the England average of 14,120.
Across the UK, the number of recorded cases increased by 39,325 over the period, to 9,406,001.
There was also one more coronavirus death recorded in the latest 24-hour period in Bolton.
The dashboard shows 821 people had died in the area by November 10 (Wednesday) – up from 820 on Tuesday.
It means there have been four deaths in the past week, which is an increase on three the previous week.
They were among 20,062 deaths recorded across the North West.
The figures include anyone who died within 28 days of a positive test result for Covid-19, and whose usual residence was in Bolton.
Daily death counts are revised each day, with each case backdated to the actual date of death.
The figures also show that more than two-thirds of people in Bolton have received two doses of a Covid-19 vaccine.
The latest figures show 185,921 people had received both jabs by November 9 (Tuesday) – 69% of those aged 12 and over, based on the number of people on the National Immunisation Management Service database.
Across England, 80% of people aged 12 and above had received a second dose of the jab.
Unlike at local level, the national rate was calculated using mid-2020 population estimates from the Office for National Statistics.