EnglandNewCases {epidemia}R Documentation

Covid-19 Case Counts for England


Contains case counts of SARS-CoV-2 in England from 30/01/2020 until 30/05/2021. Case counts correspond to 'New Cases by Specimen Date', as defined by Public Health England. The data was downloaded from Public Health England (2020) on 01/06/2021. Case counts in the last few days of May may be underreported as not all cases have been counted as of the download date.




A dataframe with three columns, date, region and cases. Each row gives case counts for a given date in England.


Public Health England (2020). “Official UK Coronavirus Dashboard.” https://coronavirus.data.gov.uk/details/cases.

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