COVID in Fife: 14 more deaths recorded in Kingdom according to latest data

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There have been 14 more COVID related deaths recorded in Fife.

The latest figures, which cover the week January 31-February 6, were published to today by the National Records of Scotland (NRS).

Fife had the second highest regional total - two behind Glasgow City.

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The 14 deaths, where COVID-19 was mentioned on the death certificate, were one more than the previous week, and broadly consistent with the weekly figures published since the start of 2022.

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As at February 6,, 13,075 deaths have been registered across Scotland.

Last week, the NRS recorded a total of 118 - a decrease of four from the previous week.

Ten deaths were aged under 65, 23 were aged 65-74 and there were 85 deaths in people aged 75 or over.

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A total of 61 occurred in hospitals, 48 were in care homes, eight were at home or in a non-institutional setting and there was one death in another institutional setting.

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