1 Particular care should be taken when interpreting this estimate as it is based on low numbers of cases, hospitalisations, or deaths and / or dominated by clustered outbreaks. They should not be treated as robust enough to inform policy decisions alone.
2 Deaths, Cases and Hospitalisations from PHS COVID-19 daily cases in Scotland dashboard.
3 Vaccination and contact data for the 0-17 age cohort is not presented due to the vast majority of this age group not being offered vaccinations and the SCS excluding contacts between children.
4 Both scenarios are based on current vaccine roll-out plans and efficacy assumptions.
5 Four week projections are included here.
6 Both scenarios are based on current vaccine roll-out plans and efficacy assumptions.
7 The actual positive tests are adjusted to coincide with the estimated day of infection.
8 Actual data does not include full numbers of CPAP. ICU bed actuals include all ICU patients being treated for Covid-19 including those over 28 days.
9 Four week projections are provided here: Scientific evidence supporting the government response to coronavirus (COVID-19) - GOV.UK (www.gov.uk)
11 An anomalously high value in Seafield (Edinburgh) in mid-February is removed. See Issue 40 for details.
12 The blue line and points give a population weighted weekly average in the Local Authority area, with the shape of each point denoting the percentage of the LA population covered by WW sampling that week.