Crawley reports highest Covid-19 infection rate in Sussex

Crawley has reported another three Covid-19-related deaths in the past 24 hours, according to the latest government data, while also recording the highest infection rate in the county.

Saturday, 16th January 2021, 2:31 pm

Public Health England data shows a total of 107 people have now died in Crawley within 28 days of a positive Covid-19 test.

The area has reported another 1,117 cases in the past seven days, at a rate of 993.7 cases per 100,000 people. This is a slight decrease on last week’s infection rate of 991.9 per 100,000 people.

Case numbers for West Sussex:

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– Adur - 410 cases in the past week at a rate of 637.6 per 100,000 people

– Arun - 980 cases in the past week at a rate of 609.6 per 100,000 people

– Chichester - 554 cases in the past week at a rate of 457.4 per 100,000 people

– Crawley - 1,117 cases in the past week at a rate of 993.7 per 100,000 people

– Horsham - 717 cases in the past week at a rate of 498.6 per 100,000 people

– Mid Sussex - 724 cases in the past week at a rate of 479.4 per 100,000 people

– Worthing - 787 cases in the past week at a rate of 711.8 per 100,000 people