83 cases of coronavirus confirmed in Moray within the last week
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EIGHTY-THREE new cases of coronavirus have been confirmed in Moray within the last week, taking the area's total since the outbreak began to 2602.
This is a slight increase on the 78 cases confirmed in last week's update.
A total of 582 people have tested negative for Covid-19 since August 10, up from 516 last week.
The number of people in the area to have died due to Covid-19 since the outbreak began remains 42.
Of those 42, 32 have tested positive for Covid-19 and passed away within 28 days, while 10 had the virus mentioned on their death certificate.
NHS Grampian – which includes Moray, Aberdeenshire and Aberdeen City – has now confirmed 24,453 cases of coronavirus since the outbreak began – up 673 from last week's update.
Moray neighbourhood update
Fourteen different 'neighbourhood areas' in Moray confirmed at least three cases of coronavirus between August 9 and August 15.
Elgin and Lossiemouth have the most cases, with 16 in the former and 12 in the latter.
Forres, Buckie and Keith and Fife Keith have all confirmed five cases.
Rural areas with cases are: Cullen, Portknockie, Findochty, Drybridge and Berryhillock (8), North Speyside (7), Findhorn, Kinloss and Pluscarden Valley (6), Heldon West, Fogwatt to Inchberry (5) and Burghead, Roseisle and Laich (4),
You can view the interactive map which covers the whole of Moray HERE.
Covid-19 vaccination update
The number of people aged 18 plus fully vaccinated against Covid-19 in Moray is 66,492, which is 85.8 per cent of the area's adults.
In the last week, 418 people have been given their second jab.
A total of 71,084 (91.7 per cent of Moray's adult population) have received one dose of a vaccine.
Across the NHS Grampian health board region, 88.9 per cent of adults (420,831 people) have received a first dose, with 78.6 per cent (372,034 people) having been fully vaccinated.
In Scotland, 4,065,970 people have received their first jab and 3,498,257 people have received both.
Covid-19 cases by local authority
Glasgow City: 62,746
Edinburgh City: 35,512
North Lanarkshire: 32,207
South Lanarkshire: 27,158
Dundee City: 13,279
West Lothian: 12,841
Aberdeen City: 12,277
North Ayrshire: 9530
East Ayrshire: 9514
Perth and Kinross: 8441
East Dunbartonshire: 8275
East Renfrewshire: 7877
West Dunbartonshire: 7151
South Ayrshire: 6785
East Lothian: 6634
Dumfries and Galloway: 6426
Scottish Borders: 4875
Argyll and Bute: 2849
Na h-Eileanan Siar: 485