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The ZOE COVID Study’s positive symptomatic case estimate is currently 235,324 new cases*. It is predicted that at least 2,733,548 people have symptomatic COVID today in the UK.


  • 5-Oct estimate: 235,324 new cases (+20% in a week)
  • 7-day estimate: 1,528,839 cases (+23%)
  • Daily average: 218,406 people infected on average every day
  • Currently predicted to have COVID: 2,733,548 people
(* This is the equivalent of the population of the Metropolitan Borough of Oldham in Greater Manchester¹ being infected in one day.)

PMP Magazine

Going further:

  • Estimates of the population for the UK, England and Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland, 2019 | ONS

  • — AUTHOR —

    J.N. PAQUET, Author & Journalist, Editor of PMP Magazine.

    • Text: This piece was first published in PMP Magazine on 8 October 2022. | The authors write in a personal capacity.
    • Data cross-referenced with the latest official data from the UK dashboard.
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