Latest figures on norovirus outbreak

Here are the latest figures from the Health Protection Agency on confirmed cases of norovirus. Confirmed cases only represent a fraction of the actual number, however.

  • 337 in the week ending December 9
  • 236 in the week ending December 2
  • 327 in the week ending November 25
  • 3,046 in this season to date
  • 61 hospital outbreaks in the two weeks to December 16

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Norovirus cases up 83%

The number of confirmed cases of norovirus is 83% higher than last season, according to the latest figures from the Health Protection Agency (HPA).