Covid-19 swab tests carried out in July and August (FOI)
Covid-19 swab tests carried out in July and August (FOI)Produced by the Freedom of Information office
Authored by Government of Jersey and published on 01 September 2020.
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How many swab tests were carried out during July and August, and what was the total cost of those tests?
The total direct cost of testing for July and August is c£4.8m. Between 1 July and 31 August 2020, 57,102 on-arrival tests had been undertaken, along with 10,851 tests for Islanders seeking healthcare and/or essential workers.