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Updates on overall rates of positivity and incidence are published every week by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) – summary of weekly results and short adhoc publications.

ONS also publish longer articles about the survey, and we also write academic papers – summary of longer articles and adhoc publications and academic papers.

Quick links to information about the new variant

  • 5 JanuaryEstimates of COVID-19 cases to 2 January for England, regions of England and by cases compatible with the new variant
  • 30 DecemberCOVID-19 Infection Survey: estimates of COVID-19 cases to 23 December for England, regions of England and by cases compatible with the new variant
  • 29 December - new variant clustering in households
  • 23 December - COVID-19 Infection Survey: New variant compatible growth rates
  • 23 December - COVID-19 Infection Survey: ORF1ab+N positivity rates
  • 21 December - COVID-19 Infection Survey: Ct analysis
  • 19 December - COVID-19 Infection Survey: percentage of COVID-19 cases that are positive for ORF1ab and N genes