The ONS estimates for week-ending 29 January, issued today, suggest that the % of the population that had Covid-19, was:
Northern Ireland: 7.43
This is, of course, not news for BBC Scotland. On this basis the infection level in no-FM Northern Ireland is more than twice that in Scotland and, in Johnsonland, more than 30% higher.
On the claim of trust, leading of course, to greater compliance, see: