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Influenza and respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) healthcare data paused

We will not be updating influenza and RSV healthcare data for the next few months. This is because the systems used to report this data do not operate during the summer. We hope to resume updating this data in the autumn.

Metrics documentation

Last updated on Thursday, 13 June 2024 at 09:31am

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  • Metric description: This metric shows the percentage of the total number of PCR tests for parainfluenza taken in the 7 days up to and including the date shown which had a positive result.

    Category
    testing
    Topic
    Parainfluenza
    API name
    parainfluenza_testing_positivityByWeek
  • Metric description: This metric shows the percentage of the total number of PCR tests for rhinovirus taken in the last 7 days which had a positive result.

    Category
    headline
    Topic
    Rhinovirus
    API name
    rhinovirus_headline_positivityLatest
  • Metric description: This metric shows the percentage of the total number of PCR tests for rhinovirus taken in the 7 days up to and including the date shown which had a positive result.

    Category
    testing
    Topic
    Rhinovirus
    API name
    rhinovirus_testing_positivityByWeek
  • Metric description: This metric shows the percentage of the total number of PCR tests for RSV taken in the last 7 days which had a positive result.

    Category
    headline
    Topic
    RSV
    API name
    RSV_headline_positivityLatest
  • Metric description: This metric shows the percentage of the total number of PCR tests for RSV taken in the 7 days up to and including the date shown which had a positive result.

    Category
    testing
    Topic
    RSV
    API name
    RSV_testing_positivityByWeek
  • Metric description: This metric shows the change in the rate per 100,000 people of the total number of people with confirmed influenza admitted to hospital in the last 7 days compared to the previous 7 days.

    Category
    headline
    Topic
    Influenza
    API name
    influenza_headline_hospitalAdmissionRateChange
  • Metric description: This metric shows the rate per 100,000 people of the total number of people with confirmed influenza admitted to hospital in the last 7 days.

    Category
    headline
    Topic
    Influenza
    API name
    influenza_headline_hospitalAdmissionRateLatest
  • Metric description: This metric shows the percentage change in the rate per 100,000 people of the total number of people with confirmed influenza admitted to hospital in the last 7 days compared to the previous 7 days.

    Category
    headline
    Topic
    Influenza
    API name
    influenza_headline_hospitalAdmissionRatePercentChange
  • Metric description: This metric shows the weekly rate per 100,000 people of the total number of people with confirmed influenza admitted to hospital in the 7 days up to and including the date shown.

    Category
    healthcare
    Topic
    Influenza
    API name
    influenza_healthcare_hospitalAdmissionRateByWeek
  • Metric description: This metric shows the weekly number of death registrations of people whose death certificate mentioned COVID-19 as one of the causes.

    Category
    deaths
    Topic
    COVID-19
    API name
    COVID-19_deaths_ONSRegByWeek
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