The number of coronavirus cases in Bath and North East Somerset increased by 128 in the last 24 hours, official figures show.
A total of 28,515 people had been confirmed as testing positive for Covid-19 in Bath and North East Somerset when the UK coronavirus daily dashboard was updated on December 3 (Friday), up from 28,387 on Thursday.
The rate of infection in Bath and North East Somerset now stands at 14,522 cases per 100,000 people, lower than the England average of 15,566.
Across the UK, the number of recorded cases increased by 50,573 over the period, to 10,379,647.
However, there were no new coronavirus deaths recorded in the latest 24-hour period in Bath and North East Somerset.
The dashboard shows 260 people had died in the area by December 3 (Friday) – which was unchanged from Thursday.
It means there has been one death in the past week, which is the same as the previous week.
They were among 8,023 deaths recorded across the South West.
The figures include anyone who died within 28 days of a positive test result for Covid-19, and whose usual residence was in Bath and North East Somerset.
Daily death counts are revised each day, with each case backdated to the actual date of death, so some areas might see their figures revised down.
The figures also show that three-quarters of people in Bath and North East Somerset have received two doses of a Covid-19 vaccine.
The latest figures show 138,858 people had received both jabs by December 2 (Thursday) – 76% of those aged 12 and over, based on the number of people on the National Immunisation Management Service database.
Across England, 81% of people aged 12 and above had received a second dose of the jab.
Unlike at local level, the national rate was calculated using mid-2020 population estimates from the Office for National Statistics.