After quite a long period when the infection rate in Scotland has been essentially the same as that in the other parts of the UK, a gap is emerging again.
The line above began to diverge around four weeks after the tougher measures in Glasgow and the surrounding counties were implemented.
Though it seems that the ‘slightly older adults‘* of Lanarkshire are not all ‘with the project‘, there are some grounds for optimism.
The infection rate in England and Wales is 30% higher per million population.
*Covid: Older people ‘partly to blame’ for bar shutdown: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-glasgow-west-54642877