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COVID-19 Managed Isolation numbers of passengers arriving at Scottish airports: FOI release

Information request and response under the Freedom of Information (Scotland) Act 2002

Published:
29 Apr 2021
COVID-19 Managed Isolation numbers of passengers arriving at Scottish airports: FOI release
FOI reference: FOI/202100195512
Date received: 19 Apr 2021
Date responded: 23 Apr 2021
Information requested

The figure for how many passengers arriving to Scottish airports from overseas have undergone or are currently undergoing hotel quarantine. The Scottish Government mandated on 9th February that all arrivals from countries other than the Irish Republic must do so.

Response

The number of people in Managed Isolation at 23:59 each day up to 23:59 on 18 April 2021 is set out in the table below: -

W/C Mon Tues Weds Thur Fri Sat Sun Total
15-Feb 11 5 9 5 19 27 37 113
22-Feb 5 1 1 4 44 19 52 126
01-Mar 6 27 18 5 18 12 53 139
08-Mar 4 1 13 0 53 19 47 137
15-Mar 6 3 16 9 57 21 47 159
22-Mar 24 19 18 22 36 32 76 227
29-Mar 26 21 69 36 53 68 40 313
05-Apr 29 6 76 18 115 35 42 321
12-Apr 20 19 93 19 26 72 28 277

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