UK: vaccine breakthroughs now nearly HALF of all new Covid-19 cases

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There are currently 15,537 new daily symptomatic cases in partly or fully vaccinated people, an increase of 40% from 11,084 new cases last week. It is estimated that among unvaccinated people in the UK there are currently 17,581 new daily symptomatic cases of COVID on average, based on PCR test data from up to five days ago, a decrease of 22% from 22,638 last week. The overall number of estimated cases is 33,118 which remains similar to last week’s figure which was 33,723.

With cases in the vaccinated group continuing to rise, the number of new cases in the vaccinated population is set to overtake the unvaccinated in the coming days.

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Update to this story:

UK: Covid-19 study shows 40% vaccine breakthrough after changing its methodology

 

 

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UK: Vaccine breakthroughs now one third of all new Covid-19 cases