No further COVID-19 deaths registered in Derry, according to PHA weekly figures

No further COVID-19 deaths were registered in Derry/Strabane in the week to Friday, May 7, according to the latest figures published this morning by the Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency (NISRA).

The total death toll since the pandemic began remains at 195.

That amounts to 13 per cent of the 1496 deaths reported in Derry and Strabane between March 19, 2020, and May 7, 2021.

No further COVID-19 deaths were registered in Derry.


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The 195 registered deaths were of people who had died in Derry and Strabane where coronavirus was registered on the death certificate.

Six point six per cent of the 2,960 deaths in the six counties since the pandemic began occurred in Derry/Strabane - the second lowest percentage in the north.

Seven point seven per cent of the 20,237 deaths from all causes in the north since March 19, 2020, occurred in Derry/Strabane. This was the second lowest rate across the six counties.