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The number of people who have died in the UK after testing positive for coronavirus has risen to 41,279 – an increase of 151 over 24 hours.
The figures cover the period up to 5pm on Wednesday, but the true number of deaths may be significantly different. Here’s a quick primer on what all the different numbers mean and how to understand them.
Meanwhile, as of 9am on Thursday, 6,240,801 people have been tested for coronavirus, with 291,409 coming back positive.
As of 9am 11 June, there have been 6,240,801 tests, with 197,007 tests on 10 June.— Department of Health and Social Care (@DHSCgovuk) June 11, 2020
291,409 people have tested positive.
As of 5pm on 10 June, of those tested positive for coronavirus, across all settings, 41,279 have sadly died.
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This article originally appeared on HuffPost.