Data highlights

The latest COVID-19 feasibility counts and monthly release notes are available below.

Monthly release notes - November 2020

The latest CPRD data includes the following:

  • Total number of patients (de-duplicated): 59,454,315
  • Currently registered research acceptable patients (de-duplicated): 16,374,499
  • Patients eligible for linkage: 41,625,930

These data are provided as two separate primary care databases at present.

CPRD GOLD

The latest version of the CPRD GOLD database is now available and contains the following:

  • Total number of research acceptable patients: 19,276,397
  • Currently registered research acceptable patients: 3,089,388
  • Patients eligible for linkage: 9,209,834

 (PDF, 108KB, 2 pages) 
 

Find out more about CPRD GOLD 

CPRD Aurum

The latest version of the CPRD Aurum database is now available and contains the following:

  • Total number of research acceptable patients: 39,043,877
  • Currently registered research acceptable patients: 13,285,111
  • Patients eligible for linkage: 32,416,096

Download:

(PDF, 120KB, 2 pages) 
 

Find out more about CPRD Aurum  

COVID-19 feasibility counts

Feasibility counts of COVID-19 codes in CPRD Aurum and CPRD GOLD include the following in the period from 2 December 2019 to 31 October 2020:

  • 1,381,795 unique patients with SARS-COV-2 codes
  • 2,514,492 unique SARS-COV-2 events

Information for the CPRD GOLD and CPRD Aurum databases can be found in the document below: 

 (PDF, 466KB, 15 pages)
 

Information on COVID-19 studies using CPRD data already underway

For further information email enquiries@cprd.com

CPRD updates

Sign up for the regular CPRD bulletin updates for researchers by emailing enquiries@cprd.com.

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[Page last reviewed 12 November 2020]