Covid Death and Hospitalisation Data Sets

Mark Shelly made this Official Information request to Ministry of Health

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From: Mark Shelly

Dear Ministry of Health,

The department of statistics makes available some Covid-19 statistics but the downloads provide cumulative figures only and some data is not available. I request the following information that is not available for download from the department of statistics and which staff at that department have referred me to you to obtain.

Please provide accurate data from March 2020 until the present that is 1) time specific and as finely granulated as possible (preferably week by week, otherwise month by month) and 2) separates statistics for each decade age cohort (0-9, 10-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80-89, 90+) for:
1. Numbers of people in each age cohort and in each time period hospitalised due to Covid-19.
2. Numbers of people in each vaccine status group (unvaccinated, 1 dose, 2 dose, boosted), in each age cohort hospitalised due to Covid-19 for each time period.
3. Numbers of people in each age cohort and in each time period admitted to ICU due to Covid-19.
4. Numbers of people in each vaccine status group (unvaccinated, 1 dose, 2 dose, boosted, status unknown), in each age cohort admitted to ICU as a result of Covid-19 for each time period.
5. Numbers of people in each vaccine status group (unvaccinated, 1 dose, 2 dose, boosted, status unknown), in each age cohort who are reported as Covid-19 deaths for each time period.
6. Numbers of people in each age cohort and in each time period who died and for which Covid-19 has been determined to be the underlying cause for each time period.
7. Numbers of people in each vaccine status group (unvaccinated, 1 dose, 2 dose, boosted, status unknown), in each age cohort where Covid-19 has been determined to be the underlying cause for each time period.
8. Please provide a full list of information headers (name, dob, address, occupation, national health number, vaccination status, date of admission, length of stay in ICU, date of death, symptoms, blood type, comorbidities, etc...) that MoH seeks to gather, hold or record on each person admitted to ICU with Covid-19 and on each person that dies with or from Covid-19.

Yours faithfully,

Mark Shelly

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