Data highlights

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

Monthly release notes - August 2020

The latest CPRD data includes the following:

  • Total number of patients (de-duplicated): 56,613,783
  • Currently registered research acceptable patients (de-duplicated): 15,615,462
  • Patients eligible for linkage: 31,928,266

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: 19,032,524
  • Currently registered research acceptable patients: 3,183,888
  • Patients eligible for linkage: 9,083,562

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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: 36,029,524
  • Currently registered research acceptable patients: 12,431,574
  • Patients eligible for linkage: 22,844,704

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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 30 June 2020:

  • 362,375 unique patients with SARS-COV-2 codes
  • 611,529 unique SARS-COV-2 events

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

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 (PDF, 349KB, 11 pages)
 

Information on COVID-19 studies using CPRD data already underway

For further information email enquiries@cprd.com   

CPRD updates

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[Page last reviewed 6 August 2020]