HUGE RISE IN hospital admission in children in 🏴.
👉3 age groups each showing the highest level of hospital admissions in the whole pandemic
👉 All moving ↗️ - a result of the huge number of cases we had over the last month.
@Parents_Utd @dgurdasani1 @SafeEdForAll_UK
Age 12-17 -> 5 times the previous peak in Feb
Age 5-11 -> 3 times the previous peak in Feb
All increasing at a very fast rate.
Zooming in on the more recent time starting from 3 admissions in May we are now at 42 admissions between 2-17
Data from opendata.nhs.scot/dataset/covid-…
3/ Now putting all the age groups together including the 0-1 age group we have the highest number of admissions (3 weeks rolling) in the whole pandemic in 🏴. @dgurdasani1 @Parents_Utd @chrischirp
4/ The specific data is downloadable from
scotland.shinyapps.io/phs-covid19-ed… but the data is lagging by 2 weeks.
Plot from PHS website (expanded timeline)
Details of how the numbers are extracted