Derry COVID rate rises to 651.1 cases per 100,000
The Derry/Strabane seven day COVID-19 rate has risen to 651.1 cases per 100,000.
Between December 9 and December 15, there were 985 cases giving a seven day rate of 651.1 per 100,000, up from 613.4 on Wednesday.
Armagh City, Banbridge and Craigavon (685.9), Lisburn and Castlereagh (697.9), Newry, Mourne and Down (742.7), Antrim and Newtownabbey (744.9) and Ards & North Down (791.5) all have higher rates than Derry/Strabane.
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The average rate for the north is 662.6.
The daily change in the cumulative number of patients with a positive test in Derry and Strabane between December 14 and December 15 was 169.
In total 31,946 people have now tested positive for the illness in Derry and Strabane.
A breakdown of the number of vaccinations by postcode shows that 107,257 have been administered in BT48 and 107,785 have been administered in BT47 - 215,042 in total in Derry.