Live: Coronavirus – A daily bulletin of the cases in and around York

Key updates

Monday update: 438 new coronavirus cases confirmed in York and North Yorkshire

A further 78 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Monday, 20 September).

That takes the cumulative case total to 21,374 – giving an overall infection rate of 10,129.3 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 379 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – down 85 (-18.3%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 173.4 new cases per 100,000 people (366 cases).

The English national average is 259.3, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 300.1.

There were no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area reported today, and none in the last seven days (as at 20 September).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 15 September:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 15 September

Coronavirus (COVID-19) positive cases by Middle Super Output Area. Seven day rates are expressed per 100,000 population. On a phone scroll horizontally to see all the data. Source *Suppressed rates: MSOA level rates are suppressed where there have been fewer than 3 cases in a seven-day period. This is to protect the privacy of individuals and prevent disclosure.
AreaCases7 day
rolling
rate
Change
Heworth North & Stockton30310.21 (3.4%)
Acomb29277.2-11 (-27.5%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood26286.2-6 (-18.8%)
Heworth South & The Groves24210.61 (4.3%)
Clifton Without & Skelton22257.65 (29.4%)
Clifton North20229.63 (17.6%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park19203.3-4 (-17.4%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake17263.56 (54.5%)
Wigginton17280.99 (112.5%)
York City Centre17122.0-11 (-39.3%)
Osbaldwick16187.60 (0.0%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe15112.9-10 (-40.0%)
Tang Hall13115.7-11 (-45.8%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South12144.2-2 (-14.3%)
Haxby11192.40 (0.0%)
Holgate East11121.3-19 (-63.3%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham11174.30 (0.0%)
Fulford, Heslington & University10102.35 (100.0%)
Holgate West10107.0-18 (-64.3%)
Strensall10144.0-3 (-23.1%)
Huntington8117.5-8 (-50.0%)
New Earswick8137.9-3 (-27.3%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe784.4-12 (-63.2%)
South Bank & Dringhouses337.817 (-85.0%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 360 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 56,708 – an infection rate of 9,079.5 cases per 100K.

There are:

  • 3,700 cases in Ryedale (up 29) – 208.5 case rate per 100K
  • 9,402 in Selby (up 39) – 227.9
  • 15,122 in Harrogate (up 129) – 283.5
  • 7,963 in Hambleton (up 61) – 213.2
  • 10,348 in Scarborough (up 69) – 348.5
  • 4,886 in Richmondshire (up 11) – 217.7
  • 5,287 in Craven (up 22) – 228.5.

There were no coronavirus-related deaths reported by York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust today.

That leaves the total at 643 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals).

There were five coronavirus patients admitted to the York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust trust on 12 September, and 42 in the previous seven days (no change).

Today’s key figures

StatisticTodayYesterday
Daily total of people tested positive:36,10029,612
Total of people tested positive in the UK:7,465,4487,429,746
Daily UK deaths:4956
Total number UK deaths:135,252135,203
Confirmed cases in York:21,45221,374
Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire:56,70856,348
Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire:35,09434,948
People vaccinated in York – 1st dose9151,762 in total
People vaccinated in York – 2nd dose164140,616 in total
People vaccinated UK – 1st dose48,593,01948,573,881
People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose44,466,12144,428,209
A person receives the Covid-19 vaccine in York. Photograph: Danny Lawson / PA wire

Sunday update: One area of York now has too few coronavirus cases to count

Another 52 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Sunday, 19 September).

That takes the cumulative case total to 21,374 – giving an overall infection rate of 10,129.3 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 378 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – down 109 (-22.4%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 169.7 new cases per 100,000 people (358 cases).

The English national average is 265, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 311.3.

The falling coronavirus rate in York is reflected in the fact that one area of the city – Suth Bank & Dringhouses – now has too few Covid infections (between zero and two) to be counted in the official figures.

There were no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area reported today, and none in the last seven days (as at 19 September).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 14 September:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 14 September

Coronavirus (COVID-19) positive cases by Middle Super Output Area. Seven day rates are expressed per 100,000 population. On a phone scroll horizontally to see all the data. Source *Suppressed rates: MSOA level rates are suppressed where there have been fewer than 3 cases in a seven-day period. This is to protect the privacy of individuals and prevent disclosure.
AreaCases7 day
rolling
rate
Change
Heworth North & Stockton30310.2-3 (-9.1%)
Acomb26248.6-23 (-46.9%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood26286.2-5 (-16.1%)
Heworth South & The Groves24210.60 (0.0%)
York City Centre22157.9-5 (-18.5%)
Clifton North21241.03 (16.7%)
Clifton Without & Skelton20234.20 (0.0%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park20214.0-5 (-20.0%)
Osbaldwick17199.31 (6.2%)
Holgate East16176.5-6 (-27.3%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake14217.02 (16.7%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe14105.4-12 (-46.2%)
Holgate West14149.9-18 (-56.2%)
Wigginton14231.36 (75.0%)
Tang Hall12106.8-15 (-55.6%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South11132.1-7 (-38.9%)
Haxby10174.9-9 (-47.4%)
Huntington9132.2-6 (-40.0%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham9142.6-2 (-18.2%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe784.4-15 (-68.2%)
Fulford, Heslington & University771.61 (16.7%)
Strensall7100.8-8 (-53.3%)
New Earswick6103.4-8 (-57.1%)
South Bank & Dringhouses0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A

In North Yorkshire, there were 241 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 56,348 – an infection rate of 9,079.5 cases per 100K.

There are:

  • 3,671 cases in Ryedale (up 17) – 224.7 case rate per 100K
  • 9,363 in Selby (up 38) – 232.3
  • 14,993 in Harrogate (up 66) – 298.4
  • 7,902 in Hambleton (up 32) – 206.7
  • 10,279 in Scarborough (up 55) – 367.9
  • 4,875 in Richmondshire (up 11) – 215.9
  • 5,265 in Craven (up 22) – 233.7.

At weekends, NHS England doesn’t issue updates on coronavirus deaths in hospitals.

There were five coronavirus patients admitted to the York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust trust on 12 September, and 42 in the previous seven days (no change).

Today’s key figures

StatisticTodayYesterday
Daily total of people tested positive:29,61230,144
Total of people tested positive in the UK:7,429,7467,400,739
Daily UK deaths:56164
Total number UK deaths:135,203135,147
Confirmed cases in York:21,37421,322
Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire:56,34856,107
Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire:34,94834,811
People vaccinated in York – 1st dose4151,753 in total
People vaccinated in York – 2nd dose187140,452 in total
People vaccinated UK – 1st dose48,573,88148,548,506
People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose44,428,20944,357,108
Photograph: YorkMix

Saturday update: York coronavirus case rate falls below 200

A further 59 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Saturday, 18 September).

That takes the cumulative case total to 21,322 – giving an overall infection rate of 10,104.6 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 375 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – down 105 (-21.9%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 183.9 new cases per 100,000 people (388 cases).

The English national average is 274.4, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 325.9.

There were no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area reported today, and none in the last seven days (as at 18 September).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 13 September:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 13 September

Coronavirus (COVID-19) positive cases by Middle Super Output Area. Seven day rates are expressed per 100,000 population. On a phone scroll horizontally to see all the data. Source *Suppressed rates: MSOA level rates are suppressed where there have been fewer than 3 cases in a seven-day period. This is to protect the privacy of individuals and prevent disclosure.
AreaCases7 day
rolling
rate
Change
Heworth North & Stockton35361.92 (6.1%)
Acomb30286.8-26 (-46.4%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood27297.2-5 (-15.6%)
York City Centre24172.30 (0.0%)
Heworth South & The Groves23201.9-5 (-17.9%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park22235.4-4 (-15.4%)
Clifton North21241.05 (31.2%)
Clifton Without & Skelton19222.5-3 (-13.6%)
Holgate East18198.6-7 (-28.0%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe16120.4-15 (-48.4%)
Osbaldwick16187.61 (6.7%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake15232.51 (7.1%)
Holgate West15160.6-23 (-60.5%)
Tang Hall15133.5-11 (-42.3%)
Huntington13191.00 (0.0%)
Wigginton13214.86 (85.7%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South12144.2-5 (-29.4%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe9108.6-14 (-60.9%)
Haxby9157.5-13 (-59.1%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham9142.6-1 (-10.0%)
Strensall9129.67 (-43.8%)
New Earswick7120.6-9 (-56.2%)
Fulford, Heslington & University661.4-5 (-45.5%)
South Bank & Dringhouses563.0-19 (-79.2%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 250 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 56,107 – an infection rate of 9,040.6 cases per 100K.

There are:

  • 3,654 cases in Ryedale (up 9) – 237.3 case rate per 100K
  • 9,325 in Selby (up 46) – 255.2
  • 14,927 in Harrogate (up 77) – 338
  • 7,870 in Hambleton (up 41) – 220.8
  • 10,224 in Scarborough (up 30) – 371.5
  • 4,864 in Richmondshire (up 24) – 243.8
  • 5,243 in Craven (up 23) – 233.7.

At weekends, NHS England doesn’t issue updates on coronavirus deaths in hospitals.

There were five coronavirus patients admitted to the York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust trust on 12 September, and 42 in the previous seven days (no change).

Today’s key figures

StatisticTodayYesterday
Daily total of people tested positive:30,14432,651
Total of people tested positive in the UK:7,400,7397,371,301
Daily UK deaths:164178
Total number UK deaths:135,147134,983
Confirmed cases in York:21,32221,263
Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire:56,10755,857
Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire:34,81134,620
People vaccinated in York – 1st dose-11151,749 in total
People vaccinated in York – 2nd dose395140,265 in total
People vaccinated UK – 1st dose48,548,50648,528,901
People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose44,357,10844,298,076
The latest coronavirus map, for 13 September

Friday update: Number of York children with coronavirus rises

Another 61 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Friday, 17 September).

That takes the cumulative case total to 21,263 – giving an overall infection rate of 10,076.7 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 369 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – down 124 (-25.2%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 204.7 new cases per 100,000 people (432 cases).

The English national average is 287.9, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 341.2.

There were no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area reported today, and one in the last seven days (as at 17 September).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 12 September:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 12 September

Coronavirus (COVID-19) positive cases by Middle Super Output Area. Seven day rates are expressed per 100,000 population. On a phone scroll horizontally to see all the data. Source *Suppressed rates: MSOA level rates are suppressed where there have been fewer than 3 cases in a seven-day period. This is to protect the privacy of individuals and prevent disclosure.
AreaCases7 day
rolling
rate
Change
Heworth North & Stockton42434.216 (61.5%)
Acomb36344.2-16 (-30.8%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood32352.34 (14.3%)
Heworth South & The Groves27237.04 (17.4%)
York City Centre26186.64 (18.2%)
Clifton North25287.014 (127.3%)
Holgate East20220.6-6 (-23.1%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park20214.0-12 (-37.5%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe17128.0-15 (-46.9%)
Holgate West17182.0-19 (-52.8%)
Tang Hall17151.3-13 (-43.3%)
Clifton Without & Skelton16187.4-7 (-30.4%)
Osbaldwick16187.63 (23.1%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South15180.2-3 (-16.7%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake14217.0-3 (-17.6%)
Huntington14205.6-4 (-22.2%)
Haxby12209.9-8 (-40.0%)
Strensall12172.8-7 (-36.8%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe11132.7-14 (-56.0%)
South Bank & Dringhouses11138.6-12 (-52.2%)
Wigginton10165.22 (25.0%)
New Earswick9155.1-7 (-43.8%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham9142.6-2 (-18.2%)
Fulford, Heslington & University440.9-8 (-66.7%)

Weekly data

Triage: As at 14 September there had been 44 Covid phone triages in the York area in the previous seven days. There were 66 last week.

Symptomatic Covid: As at 1 September, the Covid Symptom App estimates 610 per 100,000 in York with symptomatic Covid (responses from a sample of 3,257 people). It was 573 last week. The peak rate was 1,661 on 28 July.

Ranking: York is currently ranked 11th out of 149 Upper Tier Local Authorities (UTLAs) in England on case rates, with a rank of 1 indicating the lowest seven day rate. It was 31st last week.

Exceedance: The PHE ‘Exceedance’ rating compares the number of new cases over a 14 day period with the previous six weeks and provides a red-amber-green rating to indicate if the trend is worsening. The rating for York is Green. It was Green last week.

Testing: As at 14 September, the seven-day positivity rate in York (Pillar 2 PCR tests only) was 7.55%. That’s down from 10.51% last week. The national and regional averages are 10.3% and 13.1% respectively. The latest 7 day positivity rate in York for Pillar 1 tests only was 0.8% (0.9% as last week). The national average is 1.5%.

Local contact tracing: Between 10 March and 10 September, 4,702 referrals had been actioned by the local contact tracing service. Of the referrals actioned, 4,200 (89.3%) were successful and 502 (10.7%) were unable to be reached via phone or home visit.

Cases in care homes: As at 16 September there were four care homes in the City of York Council area with confirmed Covid-19 infection (at least 1 case of either a staff member or resident).

Cases among children: In the seven days up to 13 September there were 127 children of primary and secondary school age who tested positive, up from 80 children the week before.

Deaths: In the ONS data up to 3 September, 410 coronavirus-related deaths were recorded as having occurred for York residents (237 in hospital, 138 in care homes, 27 at home/elsewhere and eight in a hospice). That is up four since the previous week. The number of deaths per 100,000 of population in York is 194.30 – which is lower than the national average of 239.24.

Covid bed occupancy: As at 14 September, there were 36 confirmed Covid-19 patients in General and Acute beds at York Hospital, up from 33 last week. The peak number was 157 on 19 January. There were three confirmed Covid-19 patients in the Intensive Treatment Unit, two less than last week.

Total vaccinations: As at 15 September, 152,352 York residents had had the first dose of the vaccine (85.4% of people aged 16+); and 139,660 had had both doses (78.3% of people aged 16+).

In North Yorkshire, there were 248 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 55,857 – an infection rate of 9,000.3 cases per 100K.

There are:

  • 3,645 cases in Ryedale (up 14) – 251.7 case rate per 100K
  • 9,279 in Selby (up 39) – 282.5
  • 14,850 in Harrogate (up 60) – 368.9
  • 7,829 in Hambleton (up 39) – 248
  • 10,194 in Scarborough (up 56) – 371.5
  • 4,840 in Richmondshire (up 12) – 295.9
  • 5,220 in Craven (up 28) – 259.9.

There were no coronavirus-related deaths reported by York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust today.

That leaves the total at 643 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals).

There were five coronavirus patients admitted to the York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust trust on 12 September, and 42 in the previous seven days (no change).

Today’s key figures

StatisticTodayYesterday
Total of people tested positive in the UK:7,371,3017,339,009
Daily total of people tested positive:32,65126,911
Daily UK deaths:178158
Total number UK deaths:134,983134,805
Confirmed cases in York:21,26321,202
Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire:55,85755,609
Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire:34,62034,498
People vaccinated in York – 1st dose19151,760 in total
People vaccinated in York – 2nd dose226139,870 in total
People vaccinated UK – 1st dose48,528,90148,503,181
People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose44,298,07644,229,777
Photograph: YorkMix

Thursday update: 51 more coronavirus cases confirmed in York

A further 51 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Thursday, 16 September).

That takes the cumulative case total to 21,202 – giving an overall infection rate of 10,047.8 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 381 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – down 117 (-23.5%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 203.3 new cases per 100,000 people (429 cases in the week to 12 September). That’s down from 256.4 in the previous seven days (541 cases in the week to 5 September).

The English national average is 297.2, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 351.

There were no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area reported today, and one in the last seven days (as at 16 September).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 11 September:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 11 September

Coronavirus (COVID-19) positive cases by Middle Super Output Area. Seven day rates are expressed per 100,000 population. On a phone scroll horizontally to see all the data. Source *Suppressed rates: MSOA level rates are suppressed where there have been fewer than 3 cases in a seven-day period. This is to protect the privacy of individuals and prevent disclosure.
AreaCases7 day
rolling
rate
Change
Acomb38363.3-13 (-25.5%)
Heworth North & Stockton38392.910 (35.7%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood31341.32 (6.9%)
Heworth South & The Groves26228.24 (18.2%)
Clifton North24275.59 (60.0%)
York City Centre24172.32 (9.1%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park22235.4-10 (-31.2%)
Holgate East21231.7-5 (-19.2%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe20150.5-10 (-33.3%)
Clifton Without & Skelton18210.8-6 (-25.0%)
Holgate West18192.7-16 (-47.1%)
Tang Hall17151.3-11 (-39.3%)
Osbaldwick16187.62 (14.3%)
Huntington15220.3-7 (-31.8%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South15180.2-1 (-6.2%)
South Bank & Dringhouses13163.8-7 (-35.0%)
Strensall13187.2-11 (-45.8%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake11170.5-9 (-45.0%)
Haxby11192.4-12 (-52.2%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe10120.6-23 (-69.7%)
New Earswick9155.1-11 (-55.0%)
Wigginton9148.7-1 (-10.0%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham8126.8-4 (-33.3%)
Fulford, Heslington & University440.9-8 (-66.7%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 246 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 55,609 – an infection rate of 8,960.4 cases per 100K.

There are:

  • 3,631 cases in Ryedale (up 19) – 262.5 case rate per 100K
  • 9,240 in Selby (up 29) – 303.2
  • 14,790 in Harrogate (up 82) – 388.7
  • 7,790 in Hambleton (up 31) – 236
  • 10,138 in Scarborough (up 53) – 381.7
  • 4,828 in Richmondshire (up 21) – 299.6
  • 5,192 in Craven (up 11) – 242.4.

There was one coronavirus-related death reported by York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust today.

That takes the total to 643 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals).

There were five coronavirus patients admitted to the York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust trust on 12 September, and 42 in the previous seven days (no change).

Today’s key figures

StatisticTodayYesterday
Total of people tested positive in the UK:7,339,0097,312,683
Daily total of people tested positive:26,91130,597
Daily UK deaths:158201
Total number UK deaths:134,805134,647
Confirmed cases in York:21,20221,151
Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire:55,60955,363
Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire:34,49834,354
People vaccinated in York – 1st dose15151,741 in total
People vaccinated in York – 2nd dose149139,644 in total
People vaccinated UK – 1st dose48,503,18148,480,178
People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose44,229,77744,170,373
Photograph: Brett Jordan / Unsplash

Wednesday update: One area of York now has just three coronavirus cases

Another 54 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Wednesday, 15 September).

That takes the cumulative case total to 21,151 – giving an overall infection rate of 10,023.6 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 396 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – down 123 (-23.7%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 202.8 new cases per 100,000 people (428 cases in the week to 11 September). That’s down from 268.2 in the previous seven days (566 cases in the week to 4 September).

The English national average is 308.3, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 361.8.

There were no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area reported today, and one in the last seven days (as at 15 September).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 10 September:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 10 September

Coronavirus (COVID-19) positive cases by Middle Super Output Area. Seven day rates are expressed per 100,000 population. On a phone scroll horizontally to see all the data. Source *Suppressed rates: MSOA level rates are suppressed where there have been fewer than 3 cases in a seven-day period. This is to protect the privacy of individuals and prevent disclosure.
AreaCases7 day
rolling
rate
Change
Acomb46439.40 (0.0%)
Heworth North & Stockton34349.75 (17.2%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood30325.11 (3.4%)
York City Centre27200.412 (80.0%)
Holgate East26286.12 (8.3%)
Heworth South & The Groves25218.54 (19.0%)
Clifton North23265.37 (43.8%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe22167.1-6 (-21.4%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park21224.8-13 (-38.2%)
Clifton Without & Skelton19223.3-9 (-32.1%)
Holgate West18192.1-15 (-45.5%)
Tang Hall18158.7-9 (-33.3%)
Osbaldwick16190.40 (0.0%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe15180.8-13 (-46.4%)
Huntington15218.3-8 (-34.8%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South15178.4-3 (-16.7%)
South Bank & Dringhouses15192.3-10 (-40.0%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake13200.6-4 (-23.5%)
New Earswick12208.6-10 (-45.5%)
Strensall12172.1-16 (-57.1%)
Haxby9156.7-14 (-60.9%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham8125.5-5 (-38.5%)
Wigginton7114.8-2 (-22.2%)
Fulford, Heslington & University331.3-10 (-76.9%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 241 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 55,363 – an infection rate of 8,920.7 cases per 100K.

There are:

  • 3,612 cases in Ryedale (up 18) – 284 case rate per 100K
  • 9,211 in Selby (up 36) – 328.3
  • 14,708 in Harrogate (up 73) – 402.4
  • 7,759 in Hambleton (up 29) – 273
  • 10,085 in Scarborough (up 55) – 382.6
  • 4,807 in Richmondshire (up 17) – 314.5
  • 5,181 in Craven (up 14) – 263.4 .

There were two coronavirus-related deaths reported by York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust today.

That takes the total to 642 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals).

There were four coronavirus patients admitted to the York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust trust on 5 September, and 42 in the previous seven days (up 11).

Today’s key figures

StatisticTodayYesterday
Total of people tested positive in the UK:7,312,6837,282,810
Daily total of people tested positive:30,59726,628
Daily UK deaths:201185
Total number UK deaths:134,647134,446
Confirmed cases in York:21,15121,097
Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire:55,36355,121
Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire:34,35434,203
People vaccinated in York – 1st dose61151,726 in total
People vaccinated in York – 2nd dose311139,495 in total
People vaccinated UK – 1st dose48,480,17848,458,700
People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose44,170,37344,108,746
Photograph: YorkMix

Tuesday update: Just 24 new coronavirus cases in York

Another 24 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Tuesday, 14 September).

That takes the cumulative case total to 21,097 – giving an overall infection rate of 9,998 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 412 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – down 127 (-23.6%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 212.8 new cases per 100,000 people (449 cases in the week to 10 September). That’s down from 267.8 in the previous seven days (565 cases in the week to 3 September).

The English national average is 321.4, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 375.7.

There were no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area reported today, and one in the last seven days (as at 14 September).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 9 September:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 9 September

Coronavirus (COVID-19) positive cases by Middle Super Output Area. Seven day rates are expressed per 100,000 population. On a phone scroll horizontally to see all the data. Source *Suppressed rates: MSOA level rates are suppressed where there have been fewer than 3 cases in a seven-day period. This is to protect the privacy of individuals and prevent disclosure.
AreaCases7 day
rolling
rate
Change
Acomb44420.3-8 (-15.4%)
Heworth North & Stockton34349.75 (17.2%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood32346.77 (28.0%)
Holgate East28308.11 (3.7%)
York City Centre28207.814 (100.0%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe23174.7-8 (-25.8%)
Heworth South & The Groves23201.05 (27.8%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park23246.2-10 (-30.3%)
Tang Hall22193.9-4 (-15.4%)
Holgate West20213.5-18 (-47.4%)
Clifton North19219.22 (11.8%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe18217.0-7 (-28.0%
Osbaldwick18214.24 (28.6%)
Clifton Without & Skelton17199.8-11 (-39.3%)
South Bank & Dringhouses17217.9-6 (-26.1%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South16190.31 (6.7%)
Huntington15218.3-7 (-31.8%)
New Earswick13226.0-8 (-38.1%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake11169.8-6 (-35.3%)
Haxby11191.5-12 (-52.2%)
Strensall9129.1-18 (-66.7%)
Wigginton9147.62 (28.6%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham8125.5-8 (-50.0%)
Fulford, Heslington & University441.7-8 (-66.7%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 207 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 55,121 – an infection rate of 8,881.7 cases per 100K.

There are:

  • 3,594 cases in Ryedale (up 17) – 302 case rate per 100K
  • 9,175 in Selby (up 23) – 356.6
  • 14,635 in Harrogate (up 57) – 433.3
  • 7,730 in Hambleton (up 33) – 273
  • 10,030 in Scarborough (up 45) – 399.1
  • 4,790 in Richmondshire (up 17) – 322
  • 5,167 in Craven (up 15) – 284.3.

There was one coronavirus-related death reported by York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust today.

That takes the total to 640 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals).

There were four coronavirus patients admitted to the York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust trust on 5 September, and 42 in the previous seven days (up 11).

Today’s key figures

StatisticTodayYesterday
Total of people tested positive in the UK:7,282,8107,256,559
Daily total of people tested positive:26,62830,825
Daily UK deaths:18561
Total number UK deaths:134,446134,261
Confirmed cases in York:21,09721,073
Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire:55,12154,914
Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire:34,20334,058
People vaccinated in York – 1st dose8151,665 in total
People vaccinated in York – 2nd dose121139,184 in total
People vaccinated UK – 1st dose48,458,70048,439,272
People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose44,108,74644,048,093
Photograph: YorkMix

Monday update: York coronavirus rate continues to fall

A further 77 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Monday, 13 September).

That takes the cumulative case total to 21,073 – giving an overall infection rate of 9,986.6 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 464 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – down 90 (-16.2%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 218.9 new cases per 100,000 people (462 cases in the week to 9 September). That’s down from 265.4 in the previous seven days (560 cases in the week to 2 September).

The English national average is 332.2, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 386.2.

There were no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area reported today, and one in the last seven days (as at 13 September).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 8 September:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 8 September

Coronavirus (COVID-19) positive cases by Middle Super Output Area. Seven day rates are expressed per 100,000 population. On a phone scroll horizontally to see all the data. Source *Suppressed rates: MSOA level rates are suppressed where there have been fewer than 3 cases in a seven-day period. This is to protect the privacy of individuals and prevent disclosure.
AreaCases7 day
rolling
rate
Change
Acomb40382.1-13 (-24.5%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood31335.9-3 (-8.8%)
Holgate East30330.10 (0.0%)
Heworth North & Stockton29298.31 (3.6%)
Holgate West27288.2-6 (-18.2%)
York City Centre27200.411 (68.8%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe24182.3-4 (-14.3%)
Tang Hall24211.6-4 (-14.3%)
Heworth South & The Groves23201.05 (27.8%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park23246.2-9 (-28.1%)
South Bank & Dringhouses20256.4-4 (-16.7%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe19229.0-5 (-20.8%)
Clifton North17196.1-2 (-10.5%)
Clifton Without & Skelton17199.8-12 (-41.4%)
Huntington16232.8-6 (-27.3%)
Osbaldwick16190.4-1 (-5.9%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South14166.5-4 (-22.2%)
Strensall13186.5-14 (-51.9%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake11169.8-4 (-26.7%)
Haxby11191.5-11 (-50.0%)
New Earswick11191.2-12 (-52.2%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham10156.9-6 (-37.5%)
Wigginton8131.2-1 (-11.1%)
Fulford, Heslington & University552.1-7 (-58.3%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 256 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 54,914 – an infection rate of 8,848.4 cases per 100K.

There are:

  • 3,577 cases in Ryedale (up 17) – 318.2 case rate per 100K
  • 9,152 in Selby (up 36) – 383.9
  • 14,578 in Harrogate (up 72) – 443.2
  • 7,697 in Hambleton (up 21) – 286.1
  • 9,985 in Scarborough (up 71) – 397.3
  • 4,773 in Richmondshire (up 13) – 336.9
  • 5,152 in Craven (up 26) – 298.2.

There was one coronavirus-related death reported by York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust today.

That takes the total to 639 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals).

There were four coronavirus patients admitted to the York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust trust on 5 September, and 42 in the previous seven days (up 11).

Today’s key figures

StatisticTodayYesterday
Total of people tested positive in the UK:7,256,5597,226,276
Daily total of people tested positive:30,82529,173
Daily UK deaths:6156
Total number UK deaths:134,261134,200
Confirmed cases in York:21,07320,996
Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire:54,91454,658
Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire:34,05833,896
People vaccinated in York – 1st dose62151,657 in total
People vaccinated in York – 2nd dose350139,063 in total
People vaccinated UK – 1st dose48,439,27248,422,588
People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose44,048,09343,991,875
Photograph: YorkMix

Sunday update: 264 new coronavirus cases in York and North Yorkshire

Another 49 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Sunday, 12 September).

That takes the cumulative case total to 20,996 – giving an overall infection rate of 9,950.1 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 487 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – down 25 (-4.9%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 243.1 new cases per 100,000 people (513 cases).

The English national average is 342.7, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 392.9.

There were no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area reported today, and one in the last seven days (as at 12 September).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 7 September:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 7 September

Coronavirus (COVID-19) positive cases by Middle Super Output Area. Seven day rates are expressed per 100,000 population. On a phone scroll horizontally to see all the data. Source *Suppressed rates: MSOA level rates are suppressed where there have been fewer than 3 cases in a seven-day period. This is to protect the privacy of individuals and prevent disclosure.
AreaCases7 day
rolling
rate
Change
Acomb49468.00 (0.0%)
Heworth North & Stockton33339.410 (43.5%)
Holgate West32341.65 (18.5%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood31335.9-6 (-16.2%)
Tang Hall28246.8-1 (-3.4%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe26197.5-5 (-16.1%)
York City Centre26192.913 (100.0%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park25267.6-9 (-26.5%)
Heworth South & The Groves24209.70 (0.0%)
South Bank & Dringhouses24307.73 (14.3%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe22265.2-2 (-8.3%)
Holgate East22242.1-11 (-33.3%)
Clifton Without & Skelton20235.1-5 (-20.0%)
Haxby19330.84 (26.7%)
Clifton North18207.6-3 (-14.3%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South18214.10 (0.0%)
Osbaldwick16190.41 (6.7%)
Huntington15218.3-9 (-37.5%)
Strensall15215.2-13 (-46.4%)
New Earswick14243.4-10 (-41.7%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake12185.2-3 (-20.0%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham10156.9-8 (-44.4%)
Wigginton8131.20 (0.0%)
Fulford, Heslington & University662.6-6 (-50.0%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 215 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 54,658 – an infection rate of 8,807.1 cases per 100K.

There are:

  • 3,560 cases in Ryedale (up 22) – 334.4 case rate per 100K
  • 9,116 in Selby (up 34) – 418.8
  • 14,506 in Harrogate (up 61) – 450
  • 7,676 in Hambleton (up 22) – 305.7
  • 9,914 in Scarborough (up 43) – 378.9
  • 4,760 in Richmondshire (up 19) – 338.7
  • 5,126 in Craven (up 14) – 298.2.

At weekends, NHS England do not issue updates on coronavirus-related deaths in hospital trusts.

There were four coronavirus patients admitted to the York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust trust on 5 September, and 42 in the previous seven days (up 11).

Today’s key figures

StatisticTodayYesterday
Total of people tested positive in the UK:7,226,2767,197,662
Daily total of people tested positive:29,17329,547
Daily UK deaths:56156
Total number UK deaths:134,200134,144
Confirmed cases in York:20,99620,947
Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire:54,65854,443
Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire:33,89633,744
People vaccinated in York – 1st dose83151,595 in total
People vaccinated in York – 2nd dose602138,713 in total
People vaccinated UK – 1st dose48,422,58848,395,359
People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose43,991,87543,895,440
Photograph: YorkMix

Saturday update: One coronavirus death confirmed in York

A further 53 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Saturday, 11 September).

That takes the cumulative case total to 20,947 – giving an overall infection rate of 9,926.9 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last a days 480 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – down 66 (-12.1%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 257.3 new cases per 100,000 people (543 cases).

The English national average is 352.5, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 402.9.

There was one coronavirus death in the City of York Council area reported today, and one in the last seven days (as at 11 September).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 6 September:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 6 September

Coronavirus (COVID-19) positive cases by Middle Super Output Area. Seven day rates are expressed per 100,000 population. On a phone scroll horizontally to see all the data. Source *Suppressed rates: MSOA level rates are suppressed where there have been fewer than 3 cases in a seven-day period. This is to protect the privacy of individuals and prevent disclosure.
AreaCases7 day
rolling
rate
Change
Acomb56534.918 (47.4%)
Holgate West38405.612 (46.2%)
Heworth North & Stockton33339.412 (57.1%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe31235.43 (10.7%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood31335.9-4 (-11.4%)
Heworth South & The Groves28244.78 (40.0%)
Tang Hall26229.2-4 (-13.3%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park26278.3-12 (-31.6%)
Holgate East25275.1-9 (-26.5%)
South Bank & Dringhouses24307.74 (20.0%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe23277.23 (15.0%)
York City Centre23170.77 (43.8%)
Clifton Without & Skelton22258.6-3 (-12.0%)
Haxby22383.08 (57.1%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South17202.2-3 (-15.0%)
Clifton North16184.6-8 (-33.3%)
New Earswick16278.2-7 (-30.4%)
Strensall16229.5-10 (-38.5%)
Osbaldwick15178.53 (25.0%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake14216.10 (0.0%)
Huntington13189.2-10 (-43.5%)
Fulford, Heslington & University11114.72 (22.2%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham10156.9-10 (-50.0%)
Wigginton7114.8-2 (-22.2%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 213 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 54,443 – an infection rate of 8,772.5 cases per 100K.

There are:

  • 3,538 cases in Ryedale (up 12) – 346.9 case rate per 100K
  • 9,082 in Selby (up 22) – 443.9
  • 14,445 in Harrogate (up 69) – 440.7
  • 7,654 in Hambleton (up 18) – 311.1
  • 9,871 in Scarborough (up 55) – 395.4
  • 4,741 in Richmondshire (up 12) – 316.4
  • 5,112 in Craven (up 25) – 326.1.

At weekends, NHS England do not issue updates on coronavirus-related deaths in hospital trusts.

There were four coronavirus patients admitted to the York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust trust on 5 September, and 42 in the previous seven days (up 11).

Today’s key figures

StatisticTodayYesterday
Total of people tested positive in the UK:7,197,6627,168,806
Daily total of people tested positive:29,54737,622
Daily UK deaths:156147
Total number UK deaths:134,144133,988
Confirmed cases in York:20,94720,894
Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire:54,44354,230
Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire:33,74433,594
People vaccinated in York – 1st dose-3151,512 in total
People vaccinated in York – 2nd dose278138,111 in total
People vaccinated UK – 1st dose48,395,35948,370,340
People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose43,895,44043,805,608
The York Covid map for 6 September 2021, the latest figures available. Image: gov.uk

Friday update: Fall in the number of children with coronavirus in York

Another 73 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Friday, 10 September).

That takes the cumulative case total to 20,894 – giving an overall infection rate of 9,901.8 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last a days 493 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – down 86 (-14.9%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 257.8 new cases per 100,000 people (544 cases in the week to 6 September). That’s down from 258.3 in the previous seven days (545 cases in the week to 30 August).

The English national average is 338.3, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 388.2.

There were no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area reported today, and one in the last seven days (as at 10 September).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 5 September:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 5 September

Coronavirus (COVID-19) positive cases by Middle Super Output Area. Seven day rates are expressed per 100,000 population. On a phone scroll horizontally to see all the data. Source *Suppressed rates: MSOA level rates are suppressed where there have been fewer than 3 cases in a seven-day period. This is to protect the privacy of individuals and prevent disclosure.
AreaCases7 day
rolling
rate
Change
Acomb52496.716 (44.4%)
Holgate West36384.29 (33.3%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe32243.07 (28.0%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park32342.5-4 (-11.1%)
Tang Hall30264.54 (15.4%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood27292.6-10 (-27.0%)
Heworth North & Stockton26267.42 (8.3%)
Holgate East26286.1-5 (-16.1%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe25301.48 (47.1%)
Clifton Without & Skelton23270.3-10 (-30.3%)
Heworth South & The Groves23201.0-2 (-8.0%)
South Bank & Dringhouses23294.85 (27.8%)
York City Centre21155.82 (10.5%)
Haxby20348.23 (17.6%)
Strensall19272.6-8 (-29.6%)
Huntington18261.92 (12.5%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South18214.1-2 (-10.0%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake17262.43 (21.4%)
New Earswick16278.2-7 (-30.4%)
Osbaldwick13154.71 (8.3%)
Fulford, Heslington & University12125.13 (33.3%)
Clifton North11126.9-17 (-60.7%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham11172.6-9 (-45.0%)
Wigginton8131.2-6 (-42.9%)

Weekly data

Triage: As at 7 September there had been 66 Covid triages in the York area in the previous seven days. There were 63 last week.

Symptomatic Covid: As at 9 September, the Covid Symptom App estimates 573 per 100,000 in York with symptomatic Covid (responses from a sample of 3,453 people). It was 641 last week. The peak rate was 1,661 on 28 July.

Ranking: York is currently ranked 31st out of 149 Upper Tier Local Authorities (UTLAs) in England on case rates, with a rank of 1 indicating the lowest seven day rate. It was 41st last week.

Exceedance: The PHE ‘Exceedance’ rating compares the number of new cases over a 14 day period with the previous six weeks and provides a red-amber-green rating to indicate if the trend is worsening. The rating for York is Green. It was Amber last week.

Testing: As at 7 September, the seven-day positivity rate in York (Pillar 2 PCR tests only) was 10.51%. That’s down from 12.78% last week. The national and regional averages are 13.2% and 16.2% respectively. The latest 7 day positivity rate in York for Pillar 1 tests only was 0.9% (1.3% as last week). The national average is 1.7%.

Local contact tracing: Between 10 March and 3 September, 4,383 referrals had been actioned by the local contact tracing service. Of the referrals actioned, 3,918 (89.4%) were successful and 465 (10.6%) were unable to be reached via phone or home visit.

Cases in care homes: No update this week – as at 26 August there were six care homes in the CYC area with confirmed Covid-19 infection (at least 1 case of either a staff member or resident).

Cases among children: In the seven days up to 6 September there were 80 children of primary and secondary school age who tested positive, down from 105 children the week before.

Deaths: In the ONS data up to 27 August, 406 coronavirus-related deaths were recorded as having occurred for York residents (234 in hospital, 137 in care homes, 27 at home/elsewhere and eight in a hospice). That is up three since the previous week. The number of deaths per 100,000 of population in York is 192.41 – which is lower than the national average of 238.12.

Covid bed occupancy: As at 7 September, there were 33 confirmed Covid-19 patients in General and Acute beds at York Hospital, up from 27 last week. The peak number was 157 on 19 January. There were five confirmed Covid-19 patients in the Intensive Treatment Unit, two less than last week.

Total vaccinations: As at 8 September, 152,078 York residents had had the first dose of the vaccine (85.3% of people aged 16+); and 137,537 had had both doses (77.1% of people aged 16+).

In North Yorkshire, there were 324 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 54,230 – an infection rate of 8,738.2 cases per 100K.

There are:

  • 3,526 cases in Ryedale (up 24) – 343.3 case rate per 100K
  • 9,060 in Selby (up 47) – 424.2
  • 14,376 in Harrogate (up 84) – 417.8
  • 7,636 in Hambleton (up 35) – 300.2
  • 9,816 in Scarborough (up 83) – 388.1
  • 4,729 in Richmondshire (up 26) – 271.7
  • 5,087 in Craven (up 25) – 303.5.

There were two coronavirus-related deaths reported by York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust today.

That takes the total to 638 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals).

There were four coronavirus patients admitted to the York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust trust on 5 September, and 42 in the previous seven days (up 11).

Today’s key figures

StatisticTodayYesterday
Total of people tested positive in the UK:7,168,8067,132,072
Daily total of people tested positive:37,62238,013
Daily UK deaths:147167
Total number UK deaths:133,988133,841
Confirmed cases in York:20,89420,821
Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire:54,23053,906
Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire:33,59433,389
People vaccinated in York – 1st dose21151,515 in total
People vaccinated in York – 2nd dose311137,833 in total
People vaccinated UK – 1st dose48,370,34048,344,566
People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose43,805,60843,708,906
Photograph: YorkMix

Thursday update: 66 more coronavirus cases confirmed in York

A further 66 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Thursday, 9 September).

That takes the cumulative case total to 20,821 – giving an overall infection rate of 9,867.2 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last a days 498 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – down 77 (-13.4%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 253.1 new cases per 100,000 people (534 cases in the week to 5 September). That’s down from 262.5 in the previous seven days (554 cases in the week to 29 August).

The English national average is 330.7, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 380.8.

There were no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area reported today, and two in the last seven days (as at 9 September).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 4 September:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 4 September

Coronavirus (COVID-19) positive cases by Middle Super Output Area. Seven day rates are expressed per 100,000 population. On a phone scroll horizontally to see all the data. Source *Suppressed rates: MSOA level rates are suppressed where there have been fewer than 3 cases in a seven-day period. This is to protect the privacy of individuals and prevent disclosure.
AreaCases7 day
rolling
rate
Change
Acomb51487.216 (45.7%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe33397.819 (135.7%)
Clifton North15173.0-13 (-46.4%)
Clifton Without & Skelton24282.1-11 (-31.4%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake20308.77 (53.8%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe30227.82 (7.1%)
Fulford, Heslington & University12125.1-1 (-7.7%)
Haxby21365.65 (31.2%)
Heworth North & Stockton28288.07 (33.3%)
Heworth South & The Groves22192.2-4 (-15.4%)
Holgate East25275.1-9 (-26.5%)
Holgate West34362.95 (17.2%)
Huntington22320.111 (100.0%)
New Earswick20347.7-2 (-9.1%)
Osbaldwick14166.61 (7.7%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham12188.3-7 (-36.8%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South16190.3-8 (-33.3%)
South Bank & Dringhouses20256.42 (11.1%)
Strensall24344.31 (4.3%)
Tang Hall28246.81 (3.7%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood28303.4-15 (-34.9%)
Wigginton10164.0-4 (-28.6%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park32342.5-7 (-17.9%)
York City Centre21155.8-3 (-12.5%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 362 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 53,906 – an infection rate of 8,686 cases per 100K.

There are:

  • 3,502 cases in Ryedale (up 22) – 329 case rate per 100K
  • 9,013 in Selby (up 47) – 412.2
  • 14,292 in Harrogate (up 126) – 402.4
  • 7,601 in Hambleton (up 45) – 294.8
  • 9,733 in Scarborough (up 73) – 373.4
  • 4,703 in Richmondshire (up 31) – 271.7
  • 5,062 in Craven (up 18) – 317.4.

There were no coronavirus-related deaths reported by York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust today.

That leaves the total at 636 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals).

There were four coronavirus patients admitted to the York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust trust on 5 September, and 42 in the previous seven days (up 11).

Today’s key figures

StatisticTodayYesterday
Total of people tested positive in the UK:7,132,0727,094,592
Daily total of people tested positive:38,01338,975
Daily UK deaths:167191
Total number UK deaths:133,841133,674
Confirmed cases in York:20,82120,755
Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire:53,90653,544
Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire:33,38933,188
People vaccinated in York – 1st dose33151,494 in total
People vaccinated in York – 2nd dose253137,522 in total
People vaccinated UK – 1st dose48,344,56648,319,435
People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose43,708,90643,620,946
The Pfizer vaccine. Photograph: PA wire

Wednesday update: Coronavirus rate falls in York

Another 70 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Wednesday, 8 September).

That takes the cumulative case total to 20,755 – giving an overall infection rate of 9,835.9 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 539 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – down 23 (-4.1%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 266.3 new cases per 100,000 people (562 cases in the week to 4 September). That’s down from 269.7 in the previous seven days (569 cases in the week to 28 August).

The English national average is 324.9, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 375.4.

There were no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area reported today, and three in the last seven days (as at 8 September).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 3 September:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 3 September

Coronavirus (COVID-19) positive cases by Middle Super Output Area. Seven day rates are expressed per 100,000 population. On a phone scroll horizontally to see all the data. Source *Suppressed rates: MSOA level rates are suppressed where there have been fewer than 3 cases in a seven-day period. This is to protect the privacy of individuals and prevent disclosure.
AreaCases7 day
rolling
rate
Change
Acomb46439.414 (43.8%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park34363.9-4 (-10.5%)
Holgate West33352.20 (0.0%)
Clifton Without & Skelton29340.9-3 (-9.4%)
Heworth North & Stockton29298.36 (26.1%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe28337.514 (100.0%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe28212.72 (7.7%)
Strensall28401.78 (40.0%)
Tang Hall27238.00 (0.0%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood27292.6-16 (-37.2%)
South Bank & Dringhouses25320.513 (108.3%)
Holgate East24264.1-10 (-29.4%)
Haxby23400.47 (43.8%)
Huntington23334.713 (130.0%)
New Earswick22382.54 (22.2%)
Heworth South & The Groves21183.5-7 (-25.0%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South18214.1-5 (-21.7%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake17262.43 (21.4%)
Clifton North16184.6-11 (-40.7%)
Osbaldwick16190.43 (23.1%)
York City Centre15111.3-12 (-44.4%)
Fulford, Heslington & University13135.60 (0.0%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham13204.0-6 (-31.6%)
Wigginton9147.6-8 (-47.1%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 349 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 53,544 – an infection rate of 8,627.6 cases per 100K.

There are:

  • 3,480 cases in Ryedale (up 30) – 318.2 case rate per 100K
  • 8,966 in Selby (up 59) – 406.8
  • 14,166 in Harrogate (up 119) – 401.7
  • 7,556 in Hambleton (up 39) – 311.1
  • 9,660 in Scarborough (up 44) – 353.1
  • 4,672 in Richmondshire (up 33) – 253.1
  • 5,044 in Craven (up 25) – 301.7.

There were no coronavirus-related deaths reported by York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust today.

That leaves the total at 636 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals).

There were eight coronavirus patients admitted to the York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust trust on 29 August, and 31 in the previous seven days (down 12).

Today’s key figures

StatisticTodayYesterday
Total of people tested positive in the UK:7,094,5927,056,106
Daily total of people tested positive:38,97537,489
Daily UK deaths:191209
Total number UK deaths:133,674133,483
Confirmed cases in York:20,75520,685
Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire:53,54453,195
Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire:33,18832,939
People vaccinated in York – 1st dose8151,461 in total
People vaccinated in York – 2nd dose253137,269 in total
People vaccinated UK – 1st dose48,319,43548,292,811
People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose43,620,94643,535,098
Photograph: YorkMix

Tuesday update: Three more coronavirus deaths in York NHS Trust

A further 76 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Tuesday, 7 September).

That takes the cumulative case total to 20,685 – giving an overall infection rate of 9,802.8 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 539 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – down 23 (-4.1%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 268.2 new cases per 100,000 people (566 cases in the week to 3 September). That’s up from 264.4 in the previous seven days (558 cases in the week to 27 August).

The English national average is 317, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 365.5.

There were no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area reported today, and five in the last seven days (as at 7 September).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 2 September:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 2 September

Coronavirus (COVID-19) positive cases by Middle Super Output Area. Seven day rates are expressed per 100,000 population. On a phone scroll horizontally to see all the data. Source *Suppressed rates: MSOA level rates are suppressed where there have been fewer than 3 cases in a seven-day period. This is to protect the privacy of individuals and prevent disclosure.
AreaCases7 day
rolling
rate
Change
Acomb52496.727 (108.0%)
Holgate West38405.611 (40.7%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park33353.2-6 (-15.4%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe31235.46 (24.0%)
Clifton Without & Skelton29340.9-5 (-14.7%)
Heworth North & Stockton29298.36 (26.1%)
Holgate East27297.1-4 (-12.9%)
Strensall27387.33 (12.5%)
Tang Hall26229.2-2 (-7.1%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe25301.48 (47.1%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood25270.9-17 (-40.5%)
Haxby23400.44 (21.1%)
South Bank & Dringhouses23294.88 (53.3%)
Huntington22320.111 (100.0%)
New Earswick21365.12 (10.5%)
Clifton North18207.6-9 (-33.3%)
Heworth South & The Groves18157.3-13 (-41.9%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake17262.41 (6.2%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham16251.0-2 (-11.1%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South15178.4-8 (-34.8%)
York City Centre15111.3-19 (-55.9%)
Osbaldwick14166.64 (40.0%)
Fulford, Heslington & University12125.1-3 (-20.0%)
Wigginton7114.8-12 (-63.2%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 362 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 53,195 – an infection rate of 8,571.4 cases per 100K.

There are:

  • 3,450 cases in Ryedale (up 25) – 320 case rate per 100K
  • 8,907 in Selby (up 55) – 390.4
  • 14,047 in Harrogate (up 132) – 366.5
  • 7,517 in Hambleton (up 41) – 311.1
  • 9,616 in Scarborough (up 62) – 348.5
  • 4,639 in Richmondshire (up 28) – 253.1
  • 5,019 in Craven (up 19) – 273.8.

There were three coronavirus-related deaths reported by York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust today.

That takes the total to 636 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals).

There were eight coronavirus patients admitted to the York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust trust on 29 August, and 31 in the previous seven days (down 12).

Today’s key figures

StatisticTodayYesterday
Total of people tested positive in the UK:7,056,1067,018,927
Daily total of people tested positive:37,48941,192
Daily UK deaths:20945
Total number UK deaths:133,483133,274
Confirmed cases in York:20,68520,609
Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire:53,19552,833
Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire:32,93932,729
People vaccinated in York – 1st dose44151,453 in total
People vaccinated in York – 2nd dose344137,016 in total
People vaccinated UK – 1st dose48,292,81148,270,113
People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose43,535,09843,455,083
Photograph: Brett Jordan / Unsplash

Monday update: Coronavirus case rate in one area of York tops 500

Another 100 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Monday, 6 September).

That takes the cumulative case total to 20,609 – giving an overall infection rate of 9,766.7 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 512 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – down 53 (-9.4%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 264.0 new cases per 100,000 people (557 cases in the week to 2 September). That’s down from 271.1 in the previous seven days (572 cases in the week to 26 August).

The English national average is 309.4, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 356.9.

There were no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area reported today, and five in the last seven days (as at 6 September).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 1 September:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 1 September

Coronavirus (COVID-19) positive cases by Middle Super Output Area. Seven day rates are expressed per 100,000 population. On a phone scroll horizontally to see all the data. Source *Suppressed rates: MSOA level rates are suppressed where there have been fewer than 3 cases in a seven-day period. This is to protect the privacy of individuals and prevent disclosure.
AreaCases7 day
rolling
rate
Change
Acomb53506.323 (76.7%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood34368.4-2 (-5.6%)
Holgate West33352.22 (6.5%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park32342.5-8 (-20.0%)
Clifton Without & Skelton30352.6-3 (-9.1%)
Holgate East30330.1-1 (-3.2%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe28212.7-4 (-12.5%)
Tang Hall28246.81 (3.7%)
Heworth North & Stockton28288.02 (7.7%)
Strensall27387.35 (22.7%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe24289.36 (33.3%)
New Earswick24417.23 (14.3%)
South Bank & Dringhouses24307.711 (84.6%)
Huntington22320.113 (144.4%)
Haxby21365.61 (5.0%)
Clifton North20230.7-11 (-35.5%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South18214.1-2 (-10.0%)
Heworth South & The Groves17148.5-15 (-46.9%)
Osbaldwick17202.38 (88.9%)
York City Centre17126.2-17 (-50.0%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham15235.3-4 (-21.1%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake15231.5-3 (-16.7%)
Fulford, Heslington & University12125.1-5 (-29.4%)
Wigginton9147.6-9 (-50.0%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 353 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 52,833 – an infection rate of 8,513.1 cases per 100K.

There are:

  • 3,425 cases in Ryedale (up 32) – 307.4 case rate per 100K
  • 8,852 in Selby (up 46) – 379.5
  • 13,915 in Harrogate (up 102) – 366.5
  • 7,476 in Hambleton (up 32) – 303.5
  • 9,554 in Scarborough (up 80) – 336.6
  • 4,611 in Richmondshire (up 26) – 227.1
  • 5,000 in Craven (up 35) – 287.8.

There were no coronavirus-related deaths reported by York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust today, or at the weekend.

That leaves the total at 633 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals).

There were eight coronavirus patients admitted to the York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust trust on 29 August, and 31 in the previous seven days (down 12).

Today’s key figures

StatisticTodayYesterday
Total of people tested positive in the UK:7,018,9276,978,126
Daily total of people tested positive:41,19237,011
Daily UK deaths:4568
Total number UK deaths:133,274133,229
Confirmed cases in York:20,60920,509
Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire:52,83352,480
Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire:32,72932,432
People vaccinated in York – 1st dose118151,409 in total
People vaccinated in York – 2nd dose724136,672 in total
People vaccinated UK – 1st dose48,270,11348,245,337
People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose43,455,08343,378,193
Photograph: YorkMix

Sunday update: 42 new coronavirus cases confirmed in York

A further 42 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Sunday, 5 September).

That takes the cumulative case total to 20,509 – giving an overall infection rate of 9,719.4 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 512 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – down 53 (-9.4%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 270.1 new cases per 100,000 people (570 cases).

The English national average is 303.2, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 348.3.

There were no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area reported today, and five in the last seven days (as at 5 September).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 31 August:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 31 August

Coronavirus (COVID-19) positive cases by Middle Super Output Area. Seven day rates are expressed per 100,000 population. On a phone scroll horizontally to see all the data. Source *Suppressed rates: MSOA level rates are suppressed where there have been fewer than 3 cases in a seven-day period. This is to protect the privacy of individuals and prevent disclosure.
AreaCases7 day
rolling
rate
Change
Acomb49468.022 (81.5%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood37400.9-8 (-17.8%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park34363.9-5 (-12.8%)
Holgate East33363.1-1 (-2.9%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe31235.41 (3.3%)
Tang Hall29255.60 (0.0%)
Strensall28401.7-13 (-31.7%)
Holgate West27288.2-3 (-10.0%)
Clifton Without & Skelton26305.6-12 (-31.6%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe24289.36 (33.3%)
Heworth South & The Groves24209.7-3 (-11.1%)
Huntington24349.216 (200.0%)
New Earswick24417.26 (33.3%)
Heworth North & Stockton23236.6-6 (-20.7%)
South Bank & Dringhouses22282.06 (37.5%)
Clifton North21242.2-11 (-34.4%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South18214.11 (5.9%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham17266.7-3 (-15.0%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake15231.5-7 (-31.8%)
Haxby15261.1-5 (-25.0%)
Osbaldwick15178.53 (25.0%)
York City Centre14103.9-27 (-65.9%)
Fulford, Heslington & University12125.1-10 (-45.5%)
Wigginton8131.2-14 (-63.6%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 267 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 52,480 – an infection rate of 8,456.2 cases per 100K.

There are:

  • 3,393 cases in Ryedale (up 17) – 291.2 case rate per 100K
  • 8,806 in Selby (up 46) – 355.5
  • 13,813 in Harrogate (up 72) – 357.2
  • 7,444 in Hambleton (up 43) – 281.7
  • 9,474 in Scarborough (up 42) – 336.6
  • 4,585 in Richmondshire (up 19) – 230.8
  • 4,965 in Craven (up 28) – 301.7.

Figures for coronavirus deaths in NHS hospital trusts are not released at weekends.

There were eight coronavirus patients admitted to the York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust trust on 29 August, and 31 in the previous seven days (down 12).

Today’s key figures

StatisticTodayYesterday
Total of people tested positive in the UK:6,978,1266,941,611
Daily total of people tested positive:37,01137,578
Daily UK deaths:68120
Total number UK deaths:133,229133,161
Confirmed cases in York:20,50920,467
Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire:52,48052,213
Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire:32,43232,290
People vaccinated in York – 1st dose28151,291
People vaccinated in York – 2nd dose675135,948
People vaccinated UK – 1st dose48,245,33748,205,585
People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose43,378,19343,251,037
The latest Covid map for York, for 31 August 2021

Saturday update: Just one area of York now has a coronavirus case rate above 400

Another 66 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Saturday, 4 September).

That takes the cumulative case total to 20,467 – giving an overall infection rate of 9,699.4 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 546 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – down 26 (-4.5%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 258.3 new cases per 100,000 people (545 cases).

The English national average is 293.5, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 332.5.

There was one coronavirus death in the City of York Council area reported today, and five in the last seven days (as at 4 September).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 30 August:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 20 August

Coronavirus (COVID-19) positive cases by Middle Super Output Area. Seven day rates are expressed per 100,000 population. On a phone scroll horizontally to see all the data. Source *Suppressed rates: MSOA level rates are suppressed where there have been fewer than 3 cases in a seven-day period. This is to protect the privacy of individuals and prevent disclosure.
AreaCases7 day
rolling
rate
Change
Acomb38363.011 (40.7%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park38406.85 (15.2%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood35379.2-13 (-27.1%)
Holgate East34374.15 (17.2%)
Tang Hall30264.50 (0.0%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe28212.7-1 (-3.4%)
Holgate West26277.50 (0.0%)
Strensall26373.0-15 (-36.6%)
Clifton Without & Skelton25293.8-12 (-32.4%)
Clifton North24276.8-7 (-22.6%)
Huntington23334.717 (283.3%)
New Earswick23399.97 (43.8%)
Heworth North & Stockton21216.0-7 (-25.0%)
South Bank & Dringhouses21269.20 (0.0%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe20241.1-3 (-13.0%)
Heworth South & The Groves20174.8-9 (-31.0%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South20237.9-3 (-13.0%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham19298.11 (5.6%)
York City Centre16118.7-29 (-64.4%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake14216.1-8 (-36.4%)
Haxby14243.7-4 (-22.2%)
Osbaldwick12142.8-6 (-33.3%)
Fulford, Heslington & University993.8-14 (-60.9%)
Wigginton9147.6-17 (-65.4%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 352 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 52,213 – an infection rate of 8,413.2 cases per 100K.

There are:

  • 3,376 cases in Ryedale (up 41) – 280.4 case rate per 100K
  • 8,760 in Selby (up 58) – 322.8
  • 13,741 in Harrogate (up 106) – 323.7
  • 7,401 in Hambleton (up 35) – 261.1
  • 9,432 in Scarborough (up 54) – 321.9
  • 4,566 in Richmondshire (up 22) – 228.9
  • 4,937 in Craven (up 36) – 291.3.

Figures for coronavirus deaths in NHS hospital trusts are not released at weekends.

There were eight coronavirus patients admitted to the York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust trust on 29 August, and 31 in the previous seven days (down 12).

Today’s key figures

StatisticTodayYesterday
Total of people tested positive in the UK:6,941,6116,904,969
Daily total of people tested positive:37,57842,076
Daily UK deaths:120121
Total number UK deaths:133,161133,041
Confirmed cases in York:20,46720,401
Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire:52,21351,861
Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire:32,29032,061
People vaccinated in York – 1st dose28151,263 in total
People vaccinated in York – 2nd dose428135,273 in total
People vaccinated UK – 1st dose48,205,58548,171,998
People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose43,251,03743,142,747Total
Photograph: YorkMix

Friday update: More than 100 children with coronavirus in York

A further 78 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Friday, 3 September).

That takes the cumulative case total to 20,401 – giving an overall infection rate of 9,668.2 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 579 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – up nine (1.6%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 257.3 new cases per 100,000 people (543 cases in the week to 30 August). That’s down from 306.6 in the previous seven days (647 cases in the week to 23 August).

The English national average is 302.7, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 340.4.

There was one coronavirus death in the City of York Council area reported today, and four in the last seven days (as at 3 September).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 29 August:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 29 August

Coronavirus (COVID-19) positive cases by Middle Super Output Area. Seven day rates are expressed per 100,000 population. On a phone scroll horizontally to see all the data. Source *Suppressed rates: MSOA level rates are suppressed where there have been fewer than 3 cases in a seven-day period. This is to protect the privacy of individuals and prevent disclosure.
AreaCases7 day
rolling
rate
Change
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood37400.9-9 (-19.6%)
Acomb36343.98 (28.6%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park36385.42 (5.9%)
Clifton Without & Skelton33387.91 (3.1%)
Holgate East31341.1-2 (-6.1%)
Clifton North27311.5-5 (-15.6%)
Holgate West27288.2-1 (-3.6%)
Strensall26373.0-12 (-31.6%)
Tang Hall26229.2-5 (-16.1%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe25189.9-4 (-13.8%)
Heworth South & The Groves25218.5-7 (-21.9%)
Heworth North & Stockton24246.8-5 (-17.2%)
New Earswick23399.98 (53.3%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South204 (26.7%)-3 (-13.0%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham19298.14 (26.7%)
South Bank & Dringhouses19243.6-2 (-9.5%)
York City Centre19141.0-27 (-58.7%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe17204.9-6 (-26.1%)
Haxby17296.0-2 (-10.5%)
Huntington16232.87 (77.8%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake14216.1-8 (-36.4%)
Wigginton14229.5-10 (-41.7%)
Osbaldwick12142.8-15 (-55.6%)
Fulford, Heslington & University993.8-15 (-62.5%)

Weekly data

Triage: As at 31 August there had been 63 Covid triages in the York area in the previous seven days. There were 42 last week.

Symptomatic Covid: As at 2 September, the Covid Symptom App estimates 641 per 100,000 in York with symptomatic Covid (responses from a sample of 3,453 people). It was 826 last week. The peak rate was 1,661 on 28 July.

Ranking: York is currently ranked 41st out of 149 Upper Tier Local Authorities (UTLAs) in England on case rates, with a rank of 1 indicating the lowest seven day rate. It was 64th last week.

Exceedance: The PHE ‘Exceedance’ rating compares the number of new cases over a 14 day period with the previous six weeks and provides a red-amber-green rating to indicate if the trend is worsening. The rating for York is Amber. It was Red last week.

Testing: As at 2431August, the seven-day positivity rate in York (Pillar 2 PCR tests only) was 12.78%. That’s down from 14.17% last week. The national and regional averages are 13.3% and 17.2% respectively. The latest 7 day positivity rate in York for Pillar 1 tests only was 1.3% (same as last week). The national average is 1.8%.

Local contact tracing: Between 10 March and 27 August, 4,056 referrals had been actioned by the local contact tracing service. Of the referrals actioned, 3,621 (89.3%) were successful and 435 (10.7%) were unable to be reached via phone or home visit.

Cases in care homes: As at 26 August there were six care homes in the CYC area with confirmed Covid-19 infection (at least 1 case of either a staff member or resident) – up from four last week.

Cases among children: In the seven days up to 30 August there were 105 children of primary and secondary school age who tested positive, up from 86 children the week before.

Deaths: In the ONS data up to 20 August, 403 coronavirus-related deaths were recorded as having occurred for York residents (232 in hospital, 136 in care homes, 27 at home/elsewhere and eight in a hospice). That is up one since the previous week. The number of deaths per 100,000 of population in York is 190.98 which is lower than the national average of 236.97.

Covid bed occupancy: As at 30 August, there were 27 confirmed Covid-19 patients in General and Acute beds at York Hospital, down from 33 last week. The peak number was 157 on 19 January. There were two confirmed Covid-19 patients in the Intensive Treatment Unit, two less than last week.

Total vaccinations: As at 1 September, 151,734 York residents had had the first dose of the vaccine (85.1% of people aged 16+); and 134,346 had had both doses (75.3% of people aged 16+).

In North Yorkshire, there were 318 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 51,861 – an infection rate of 8,356.5 cases per 100K.

There are:

  • 3,335 cases in Ryedale (up 25) – 294.8 case rate per 100K
  • 8,702 in Selby (up 58) – 353.3
  • 13,635 in Harrogate (up 100) – 322.5
  • 7,366 in Hambleton (up 45) – 261.1
  • 9,378 in Scarborough (up 52) – 324.6
  • 4,544 in Richmondshire (up 23) – 232.6
  • 4,901 in Craven (up 15) – 320.9.

There was one coronavirus-related death reported by York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust today.

That takes the total to 633 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals).

There were eight coronavirus patients admitted to the York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust trust on 29 August, and 31 in the previous seven days (down 12).

Today’s key figures

StatisticTodayYesterday
Total of people tested positive in the UK:6,904,9696,862,904
Daily total of people tested positive:42,07638,154
Daily UK deaths:121178
Total number UK deaths:133,041132,920
Confirmed cases in York:20,40120,323
Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire:51,86151,543
Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire:32,06131,825
People vaccinated in York – 1st dose2,526151,235 in total
People vaccinated in York – 2nd dose909134,845 in total
People vaccinated UK – 1st dose48,171,99848,131,996
People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose43,142,747Total43,023,372
Photograph: YorkMix