Live: Coronavirus 2021 – A daily bulletin of the cases in and around York

Key updates

Monday update: Only one area of York now has more than 50 coronavirus cases

A further 69 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Monday, 2 August).

That takes the cumulative case total to 17,375 – giving an overall infection rate of 8,282.3 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 537 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – down 84 (-13.5%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 245.5 new cases per 100,000 people (517 cases in the week to 29 June). That’s down from 355.6 in the previous seven days (749 cases in the week to 22 June).

The English national average is 296.6, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 360.4.

There have been no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area reported today, and none in the last seven days (as at 2 August).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 28 July:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 28 July

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
Tang Hall54476.011 (25.6%)
Heworth South & The Groves39340.8-10 (-20.4%)
York City Centre31230.1-16 (-34.0%)
Holgate West29309.5-21 (-42.0%)
Clifton Without & Skelton28329.1-15 (-34.9%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park25267.6-19 (-43.2%)
Wigginton24393.5-10 (-29.4%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe22167.1-18 (-45.0%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe21253.1-9 (-30.0%)
Holgate East21231.0-28 (-57.1%)
Haxby20348.2-18 (-47.4%)
Strensall20286.9-1 (-4.8%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood19205.9-26 (-57.8%)
Fulford, Heslington & University18187.7-13 (-41.9%)
Heworth North & Stockton18185.1-20 (-52.6%)
Clifton North17196.1-13 (-43.3%)
New Earswick16278.2-13 (-44.8%)
Huntington15218.3-10 (-40.0%)
Osbaldwick15178.5-15 (-50.0%)
South Bank & Dringhouses15192.3-17 (-53.1%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake14216.1-19 (-57.6%)
Acomb13124.2-29 (-69.0%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham13204.0-6 (-31.6%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South13154.6-15 (-53.6%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 178 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 43,471 – an infection rate of 7,033.5 cases per 100K.

There are:

  • 2,562 cases in Ryedale (up 12) – case rate 182.4 per 100K
  • 7,298 in Selby (up 28) – 262.6
  • 11,313 in Harrogate (up 38) – 272.3
  • 6,336 in Hambleton (up 29) – 290.4
  • 7,882 in Scarborough (up 30) – 292.4
  • 3,897 in Richmondshire (up 20) – 268
  • 4,183 in Craven (up 21) – 273.

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

That leaves the total at 601 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals). The last death was reported on 21 July.

There were five coronavirus patients admitted to the York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust trust on 25 July, and 34 in the previous seven days (up four).

Here are the updated figures (yesterday’s numbers in brackets):

  • Total of people tested positive in the UK: 5,902,354 (5,880,667)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 21,952 (24,470)
  • Total number UK deaths: 129,743 (129,719)
  • Daily UK deaths: 24 (65)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 17,444 (17,375)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 43,471 (43,293)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 26,041 (25,929)
  • People vaccinated in York on 1 August – 1st dose: 25; 147,241 in total
  • People vaccinated in York on 1 August – 2nd dose: 800; 116,120 in total
  • People vaccinated UK – 1st dose: 46,872,411 as of 1 August (46,851,145)
  • People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose: 38,464,025 as of 1 August (38,345,841)
The York coronavirus map for cases up to 28 July 2021. Image: Public Health England

Sunday update: 79 new coronavirus cases in York

Another 79 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Sunday, 1 August).

That takes the cumulative case total to 17,375 – giving an overall infection rate of 8,249.5 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 535 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – down 126 (-19.1%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 243.6 new cases per 100,000 people (513 cases in the week to 28 July).

The English national average is 305.1, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 368.9.

There have been no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area reported today, and none in the last seven days (as at 1 August).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 27 July:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 27 July

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
Tang Hall45396.7-10 (-18.2%)
Holgate West33352.2-17 (-34.0%)
Heworth South & The Groves32279.6-23 (-41.8%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park29310.4-21 (-42.0%)
York City Centre29215.2-22 (-43.1%)
Wigginton27442.7-5 (-15.6%)
Clifton Without & Skelton26305.6-14 (-35.0%
Haxby25435.2-10 (-28.6%)
Holgate East24264.1-26 (-52.0%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood22238.4-26 (-54.2%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe20151.9-22 (-52.4%)
New Earswick20238.0-16 (-48.5%)
Osbaldwick20238.0-3 (-13.0%)
Fulford, Heslington & University19198.1-16 (-45.7%
Heworth North & Stockton18185.1-22 (-55.0%)
Strensall18258.2-7 (-28.0%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe16192.9-22 (-57.9%)
Huntington16232.8-9 (-36.0%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South15178.4-22 (-59.5%)
South Bank & Dringhouses15192.3-20 (-57.1%)
Clifton North14161.5-16 (-53.3%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham13204.0-12 (-48.0%)
Acomb12114.6-35 (-74.5%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake11169.8-24 (-68.6%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 184 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 43,293 – an infection rate of 7,004.7 cases per 100K.

There are:

  • 2,550 cases in Ryedale (up 13) – case rate 186 per 100K
  • 7,270 in Selby (up 37) – 280.3
  • 11,275 in Harrogate (up 45) – 286.6
  • 6,307 in Hambleton (up 18) – 324.3
  • 7,852 in Scarborough (up 43) – 343
  • 3,877 in Richmondshire (up 16) – 253.1
  • 4,162 in Craven (up 12) – 304.5.

At weekends, NHS England no longer reports coronavirus deaths in hospitals.

There were five coronavirus patients admitted to the York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust trust on 25 July, and 34 in the previous seven days (up four).

Here are the updated figures (yesterday’s numbers in brackets):

  • Total of people tested positive in the UK: 5,880,667 (5,856,528)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 24,470 (26,144)
  • Total number UK deaths: 129,719 (129,654)
  • Daily UK deaths: 65 (71)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 17,375 (17,296)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 43,293 (43,109)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 25,929 (25,776)
  • People vaccinated in York on 31 July – 1st dose: 83; 147,216 in total
  • People vaccinated in York on 31 July – 2nd dose: 942; 115,320 in total
  • People vaccinated UK – 1st dose: 46,851,145 as of 31 July (46,811,298)
  • People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose: 38,345,841 as of 31 July (38,126,702)
Photograph: Brett Jordan / Unsplash

Saturday update: 54 more coronavirus cases in York

A further 54 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Saturday, 31 July).

That takes the cumulative case total to 17,296 – giving an overall infection rate of 8,212 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 519 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – down 215 (-29.3%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 252.6 new cases per 100,000 people (532 cases in the week to 27 July).

The English national average is 322.5, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 387.

There have been no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area reported today, and none in the last seven days (as at 31 July).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 26 July:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 26 July

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
Tang Hall37326.2-27 (-42.2%)
Holgate West32341.6-23 (-41.8%)
Holgate East30330.1-21 (-41.2%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park29310.4-27 (-48.2%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood27292.6-19 (-41.3%)
Wigginton27442.7-5 (-15.6%)
York City Centre27200.4-22 (-44.9%)
Clifton Without & Skelton26305.6-15 (-36.6%)
Haxby25435.2-10 (-28.6%)
Heworth South & The Groves25218.5-32 (-56.1%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe23174.7-20 (-46.5%)
Heworth North & Stockton23236.6-15 (-39.5%)
Fulford, Heslington & University20208.6-15 (-42.9%)
Osbaldwick20238.0-3 (-13.0%)
New Earswick19330.3-10 (-34.5%)
South Bank & Dringhouses19243.6-14 (-42.4%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake18277.8-18 (-50.0%)
Huntington18261.9-10 (-35.7%)
Strensall18258.2-10 (-35.7%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe16192.9-24 (-60.0%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South15178.4-22 (-59.5%)
Clifton North14161.5-18 (-56.2%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham13204.0-12 (-48.0%)
Acomb11105.1-45 (-80.4%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 233 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 43,109 – an infection rate of 6,975 cases per 100K.

There are:

  • 2,537 cases in Ryedale (up 9) – case rate 200.4 per 100K
  • 7,233 in Selby (up 37) – 310.1
  • 11,230 in Harrogate (up 69) – 296.6
  • 6,289 in Hambleton (up 33) – 355.9
  • 7,809 in Scarborough (up 40) – 351.2
  • 3,861 in Richmondshire (up 23) – 310.1
  • 4,150 in Craven (up 22) – 348.3.

At weekends, NHS England no longer reports coronavirus deaths in hospitals.

There were five coronavirus patients admitted to the York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust trust on 25 July, and 34 in the previous seven days (up four).

Here are the updated figures (yesterday’s numbers in brackets):

  • Total of people tested positive in the UK: 5,856,528 (5,830,774)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 26,144 (29,622)
  • Total number UK deaths: 129,654 (129,583)
  • Daily UK deaths: 71 (68)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 17,296 (17,242)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 43,109 (42,876)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 25,776 (25,616)
  • People vaccinated in York on 30 July – 1st dose: 80; 147,133 in total
  • People vaccinated in York on 30 July – 2nd dose: 1,080; 114,378 in total
  • People vaccinated UK – 1st dose: 46,811,298 as of 30 July (46,775,525)
  • People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose: 38,126,702 as of 30 July (37,962,407)
Photograph: YorkMix

Friday update: Three coronavirus patients in intensive care in York Hospital

A further 102 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Friday, 30 July).

That takes the cumulative case total to 17,242 – giving an overall infection rate of 8,186.4 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 516 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – down 354 (-40.7%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 253.1 new cases per 100,000 people (533 cases in the week to 26 July). That’s down from 460.1 in the previous seven days (969 cases in the week to 19 July).

The English national average is 351.8, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 422.2.

There have been no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area reported today, and none in the last seven days (as at 30 July).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 25 July:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 25 July

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
Holgate West39416.3-14 (-26.4%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood32346.7-13 (-28.9%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park32342.5-24 (-42.9%)
Holgate East30330.1-24 (-44.4%)
Tang Hall29255.6-36 (-55.4%)
Wigginton28459.1-4 (-12.5%)
Clifton Without & Skelton27317.3-18 (-40.0%)
Heworth South & The Groves26227.2-33 (-55.9%)
South Bank & Dringhouses25320.5-10 (-28.6%)
Osbaldwick24285.53 (14.3%)
York City Centre24178.1-31 (-56.4%)
Fulford, Heslington & University23239.8-7 (-23.3%)
Heworth North & Stockton23236.6-17 (-42.5%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe22167.1-20 (-47.6%)
Haxby22383.0-12 (-35.3%)
Huntington19276.5-11 (-36.7%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South19226.0-17 (-47.2%)
New Earswick18312.9-12 (-40.0%)
Clifton North17196.1-15 (-46.9%)
Strensall17243.9-15 (-46.9%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe16192.9-29 (-64.4%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake15231.5-47 (-75.8%)
Acomb14133.7-53 (-79.1%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham10156.9-17 (-63.0%)

Weekly data

Triage: As at 27 July there had been 51 Covid triages in the York area in the previous seven days. There were 55 last week.

Symptomatic Covid: As at 27 July, the Covid Symptom App estimates 1,546 per 100,000 in York with symptomatic Covid (responses from a sample of 3,684 people). It was 765 last week. That is the new peak rate.

Ranking: York is currently ranked 17th 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 70th 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 28 July, the seven-day positivity rate in York (Pillar 2 PCR tests only) was 10.72%. That’s down from 15.91% last week. The national and regional averages are 12.2% and 14.8% respectively. The latest 7 day positivity rate in York for Pillar 1 tests only was 1.2% (down from 1.7%). The national average is 2.1%.

Local contact tracing: Between 10 March and 23 July, 2,532 referrals had been actioned by the local contact tracing service. Of the referrals actioned, 2,319 (91.6%) were successful and 213 (8.4%) were unable to be reached via phone or home visit.

Cases in care homes: There are no new figures for this week.

Cases among children: In the seven days up to 26 July there were 130 children of primary and secondary school age who tested positive, down from 177 children the week before.

Deaths: In the ONS data up to 16 July, 397 coronavirus-related deaths were recorded as having occurred for York residents (228 in hospital, 136 in care homes, 25 at home/elsewhere and eight in a hospice). That is no change since the previous week. The number of deaths per 100,000 of population in York is 188.49 which is lower than the national average of 233.99.

Covid bed occupancy: As at 27 July, there were 23 confirmed Covid-19 patients in General and Acute beds at York Hospital, up from 18 the week before. The peak number was 157 on 19 January. There was three confirmed Covid-19 patients in the Intensive Treatment Unit, up from one the week before.

Total vaccinations: As at 28 July, 147,752 York residents had had the first dose (84.7% of adults); and 113,021 had had the second vaccine (64.8% of adults).

In North Yorkshire, there were 255 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 42,876 – an infection rate of 6,937.3 cases per 100K.

There are:

  • 2,528 cases in Ryedale (up 13) – case rate 229.3 per 100K
  • 7,196 in Selby (up 42) – 349.8
  • 11,161 in Harrogate (up 74) – 313.4
  • 6,256 in Hambleton (up 42) – 404
  • 7,769 in Scarborough (up 35) – 374.2
  • 3,838 in Richmondshire (up 42) – 322
  • 4,128 in Craven (up 23) – 385.

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

That leaves the total at 601 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals). The last death was reported on 21 July.

There were five coronavirus patients admitted to the trust on 25 July, and 34 in the previous seven days (up four).

Here are the updated figures (yesterday’s numbers in brackets):

  • Total of people tested positive in the UK: 5,830,774 (5,801,561)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 29,622 (31,117)
  • Total number UK deaths: 129,583 (129,515)
  • Daily UK deaths: 68 (85)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 17,242 (17,140)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 42,876 (42,621)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 25,616 (25,437)
  • People vaccinated in York on 29 July – 1st dose: 118; 147,053 in total
  • People vaccinated in York on 29 July – 2nd dose: 594; 113,298 in total
  • People vaccinated UK – 1st dose: 46,775,525 as of 29 July (46,733,115)
  • People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose: 37,962,407 as of 29 July (37,782,252)
York Hospital. Photograph: YorkMix

Thursday update: 91 new coronavirus cases in York

Another 91 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Thursday, 29 July).

That takes the cumulative case total to 17,140 – giving an overall infection rate of 8,138 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 506 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – down 407 (-44.6%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 261.1 new cases per 100,000 people (550 cases in the week to 25 July). That’s down from 487.6 in the previous seven days (1,027 cases in the week to 18 July).

The English national average is 375.2, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 451.3.

There have been no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area reported today, and none in the last seven days (as at 29 July).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 24 July:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 24 July

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
Holgate West40426.9-17 (-29.8%)
Holgate East39429.1-12 (-23.5%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood33357.6-19 (-36.5%)
Tang Hall31273.3-33 (-51.6%)
Clifton Without & Skelton30352.6-22 (-42.3%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park30321.1-29 (-49.2%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe28212.7-11 (-28.2%)
Wigginton27442.7-7 (-20.6%)
Heworth South & The Groves26227.2-41 (-61.2%)
Fulford, Heslington & University25260.7-5 (-16.7%)
Osbaldwick25297.44 (19.0%)
South Bank & Dringhouses25320.5-13 (-34.2%)
Heworth North & Stockton22226.3-18 (-45.0%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe21253.1-23 (-52.3%)
Clifton North21242.2-10 (-32.3%)
Haxby21365.6-16 (-43.2%)
New Earswick20347.7-10 (-33.3%)
York City Centre20148.4-41 (-67.2%)
Huntington19276.5-13 (-40.6%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South19226.0-17 (-47.2%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake18277.8-47 (-72.3%)
Strensall18258.2-11 (-37.9%)
Acomb17162.4-52 (-75.4%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham14219.6-13 (-48.1%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 276 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 42,621 – an infection rate of 6,896 cases per 100K.

There are:

  • 2,515 cases in Ryedale (up 15) – case rate 234.7 per 100K
  • 7,154 in Selby (up 40) – 396.2
  • 11,087 in Harrogate (up 79) – 353.2
  • 6,214 in Hambleton (up 38) – 443.3
  • 7,734 in Scarborough (up 66) – 399.1
  • 3,796 in Richmondshire (up 16) – 355.5
  • 4,105 in Craven (up 22) – 439.3.

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

That leaves the total at 601 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals). The last death was reported on 21 July.

There were five coronavirus patients admitted to the trust on 25 July, and 34 in the previous seven days (up four).

Here are the updated figures (yesterday’s numbers in brackets):

  • Total of people tested positive in the UK: 5,801,561 (5,770,928)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 31,117 (27,734)
  • Total number UK deaths: 129,515 (129,430)
  • Daily UK deaths: 85 (91)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 17,140 (17,049)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 42,621 (42,345)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 25,437 (25,250)
  • People vaccinated in York on 28 July – 1st dose: 81; 146,935 in total
  • People vaccinated in York on 28 July – 2nd dose: 805; 112,704 in total
  • People vaccinated UK – 1st dose: 46,733,115 as of 28 July (46,689,242)
  • People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose: 37,782,252 as of 28 July (37,610,911)
Photograph: Annie Spratt / Unsplash

Wednesday update: York coronavirus case rate falls below 300

A further 87 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Wednesday, 28 July).

That takes the cumulative case total to 17,049 – giving an overall infection rate of 8,094.7 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 514 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – down 446 (-46.5%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 278.7 new cases per 100,000 people (587 cases in the week to 24 July). That’s down from 505.7 in the previous seven days (1,065 cases in the week to 17 July).

The English national average is 401.4, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 479.2.

There have been no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area reported today, and none in the last seven days (as at 28 July).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 23 July:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 23 July

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
Holgate West45480.3-9 (-16.7%)
Holgate East39429.1-11 (-22.0%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood37400.9-15 (-28.8%)
Tang Hall35308.5-21 (-37.5%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park32342.5-31 (-49.2%)
Clifton Without & Skelton30352.6-21 (-41.2%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe30227.8-14 (-31.8%)
Heworth South & The Groves30262.1-34 (-53.1%)
South Bank & Dringhouses28358.9-12 (-30.0%)
Fulford, Heslington & University26271.1-2 (-7.1%)
Osbaldwick26309.37 (36.8%)
Wigginton26426.3-7 (-21.2%)
York City Centre26192.9-33 (-55.9%)
Heworth North & Stockton25257.1-11 (-30.6%)
Acomb24229.2-46 (-65.7%)
Clifton North22253.8-10 (-31.2%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake22339.6-45 (-67.2%)
Huntington22320.1-8 (-26.7%)
Haxby20348.2-19 (-48.7%)
New Earswick20347.7-9 (-31.0%)
Strensall20286.9-9 (-31.0%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe19229.0-31 (-62.0%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South18214.1-23 (-56.1%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham13204.0-14 (-51.9%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 243 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 42,345 – an infection rate of 6,851.3 cases per 100K.

There are:

  • 2,500 cases in Ryedale (up 11) – case rate 254.6 per 100K
  • 7,114 in Selby (up 35) – 445.8
  • 11,008 in Harrogate (up 69) – 384.9
  • 6,176 in Hambleton (up 40) – 484.7
  • 7,668 in Scarborough (up 50) – 503.9
  • 3,796 in Richmondshire (up 24) – 405.7
  • 4,083 in Craven (up 14) – 511.

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

That leaves the total at 601 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals). The last death was reported on 21 July.

There were four coronavirus patients admitted to the trust on 18 July, and 30 in the previous seven days (up six).

Here are the updated figures (yesterday’s numbers in brackets):

  • Total of people tested positive in the UK: 5,770,928 (5,745,526)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 27,734 (23,511)
  • Total number UK deaths: 129,430 (129,303)
  • Daily UK deaths: 91 (131)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 17,049 (16,962)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 42,345 (42,102)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 25,250 (25,076)
  • People vaccinated in York on 27 July – 1st dose: 10; 146,854 in total
  • People vaccinated in York on 27 July – 2nd dose: 464; 111,899 in total
  • People vaccinated UK – 1st dose: 46,689,242 as of 27 July (46,653,796)
  • People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose: 37,610,911 as of 27 July (37,459,060)
Photograph: YorkMix

Tuesday update: Coronavirus cases fall in almost all areas of York

Another 55 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Tuesday, 27 July).

That takes the cumulative case total to 16,962 – giving an overall infection rate of 8,053.4 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 554 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – down 471 (-46.0%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 301.0 new cases per 100,000 people (634 cases in the week to 23 July). That’s down from 504.7 in the previous seven days (1,063 cases in the week to 16 July).

The English national average is 447.6, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 533.7.

There have been no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area reported today, and one in the last seven days (as at 27 July).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 22 July:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 22 July

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
Holgate West47501.7-12 (-20.3%)
Holgate East44484.1-1 (-2.2%)
Tang Hall44387.9-2 (-4.3%)
Heworth South & The Groves42367.0-13 (-23.6%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood42455.1-5 (-10.6%)
York City Centre40296.8-11 (-21.6%)
Clifton Without & Skelton39458.4-2 (-4.9%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park37396.1-20 (-35.1%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe34258.2-10 (-22.7%)
Heworth North & Stockton34349.70 (0.0%)
South Bank & Dringhouses31397.4-10 (-24.4%)
Osbaldwick30356.913 (76.5%)
Acomb28267.5-41 (-59.4%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake27416.7-34 (-55.7%)
Fulford, Heslington & University27281.5-3 (-10.0%)
Haxby27470.1-5 (-15.6%)
New Earswick27469.41 (3.8%)
Wigginton27442.7-3 (-10.0%)
Clifton North24276.8-11 (-31.4%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe22265.2-28 (-56.0%)
Huntington22320.1-10 (-31.2%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South20237.9-21 (-51.2%)
Strensall19272.6-12 (-38.7%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham15235.3-11 (-42.3%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 160 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 42,102 – an infection rate of 6,812 cases per 100K.

There are:

  • 2,489 cases in Ryedale (up 7) – case rate 269.1 per 100K
  • 7,079 in Selby (up 21) – 491.1
  • 10,939 in Harrogate (up 31) – 441.5
  • 6,136 in Hambleton (up 26) – 554.6
  • 7,618 in Scarborough (up 40) – 503.9
  • 3,772 in Richmondshire (up 17) – 435.5
  • 4,069 in Craven (up 18) – 561.8.

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

That leaves the total at 601 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals). The last death was reported on 21 July.

There were four coronavirus patients admitted to the trust on 18 July, and 30 in the previous seven days (up six).

Here are the updated figures (yesterday’s numbers in brackets):

  • Total of people tested positive in the UK: 5,745,526 (5,722,298)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 23,511 (24,950)
  • Total number UK deaths: 129,303 (129,172)
  • Daily UK deaths: 131 (14)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 16,962 (16,907)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 42,102 (41,942)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 25,076 (24,949)
  • People vaccinated in York on 26 July – 1st dose: 123; 146,844 in total
  • People vaccinated in York on 26 July – 2nd dose: 215; 111,435 in total
  • People vaccinated UK – 1st dose: 46,653,796 as of 26 July (46,589,211)
  • People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose: 37,459,060 as of 26 July (37,287,384)
Photograph: YorkMix

Monday update: York coronavirus case rate falls to 355

A further 67 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Monday, 26 July).

That takes the cumulative case total to 16,907 – giving an overall infection rate of 8,027.3 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 621 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – down 409 (-39.7%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 355.6 new cases per 100,000 people (749 cases in the week to 22 July). That’s down from 474.8 in the previous seven days (1,000 cases in the week to 15 July).

The English national average is 499.4, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 589.9.

There have been no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area reported today, and one in the last seven days (as at 26 July).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 21 July:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 21 July

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
Holgate West50533.7-6 (-10.7%)
Heworth South & The Groves49428.2-2 (-3.9%)
Holgate East49539.15 (11.4%)
York City Centre47348.82 (4.4%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood45487.6-3 (-6.2%)
Tang Hall44387.90 (0.0%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park44471.0-10 (-18.5%)
Clifton Without & Skelton43505.410 (30.3%)
Acomb42401.2-17 (-28.8%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe40303.8-5 (-11.1%)
Haxby38661.619 (100.0%)
Heworth North & Stockton37380.55 (15.6%)
Wigginton34557.512 (54.5%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake33509.3-22 (-40.0%)
South Bank & Dringhouses32410.2-10 (-23.8%)
Fulford, Heslington & University31323.3-5 (-13.9%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe30361.6-17 (-36.2%)
Clifton North30346.1-5 (-14.3%)
Osbaldwick30356.915 (100.0%)
New Earswick29504.28 (38.1%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South28333.1-4 (-12.5%)
Huntington25363.8-7 (-21.9%)
Strensall21301.2-14 (-40.0%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham19298.1-3 (-13.6%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 209 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 41,942 – an infection rate of 6,786.1 cases per 100K.

There are:

  • 2,482 cases in Ryedale (up 19) – case rate 283.5 per 100K
  • 7,058 in Selby (up 19) – 538.5
  • 10,908 in Harrogate (up 57) – 485.6
  • 6,110 in Hambleton (up 34) – 625.6
  • 7,578 in Scarborough (up 44) – 568.2
  • 3,755 in Richmondshire (up 23) – 491.3
  • 4,051 in Craven (up 13) – 644.

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

That leaves the total at 601 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals). The last death was reported on 21 July.

There were four coronavirus patients admitted to the trust on 18 July, and 30 in the previous seven days (up six).

Here are the updated figures (yesterday’s numbers in brackets):

  • Total of people tested positive in the UK: 5,722,298 (5,697,912)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 24,950 (29,173)
  • Total number UK deaths: 129,172 (129,158)
  • Daily UK deaths: 14 (28)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 16,907 (16,840)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 41,942 (41,733)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 24,949 (24,840)
  • People vaccinated in York on 25 July – 1st dose: 33; 146,721 in total
  • People vaccinated in York on 25 July – 2nd dose: 391; 111,220 in total
  • People vaccinated UK – 1st dose: 46,589,211 as of 25 July (46,563,452)
  • People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose: 37,287,384 as of 25 July (37,160,659)
A coronavirus testing station at York St John University. Photograph: YorkMix

Sunday update: 295 new coronavirus cases in York and North Yorkshire

Another 63 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Sunday, 25 July).

That takes the cumulative case total to 16,840 – giving an overall infection rate of 7,995.5 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 661 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – down 392 (-37.2%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 444.4 new cases per 100,000 people (936 cases in the week to 21 July).

The English national average is 532.1, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 629.1.

There have been no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area reported today, and one in the last seven days (as at 25 July).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 20 July:

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

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
Tang Hall56493.722 (51.2%)
Heworth South & The Groves55480.68 (17.0%)
York City Centre51378.55 (10.9%)
Holgate East50550.18 (19.0%)
Holgate West50533.7-5 (-9.1%)
Acomb48458.5-15 (-23.8%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood48520.1-1 (-2.0%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe42319.0-11 (-20.8%)
Clifton Without & Skelton40470.1-1 (-2.4%)
Heworth North & Stockton39401.14 (11.4%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe38458.1-7 (-15.6%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake35540.2-20 (-36.4%)
Fulford, Heslington & University35365.03 (9.4%)
Haxby35609.316 (84.2%)
South Bank & Dringhouses35448.7-12 (-25.5%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South34404.43 (9.7%)
New Earswick33573.716 (94.1%)
Wigginton32524.715 (88.2%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park32524.715 (88.2%)
Clifton North30346.1-13 (-30.2%)
Huntington25363.8-5 (-16.7%)
Osbaldwick25297.48 (47.1%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham25392.28 (47.1%)
Strensall25358.6-10 (-28.6%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 232 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 41,733 – an infection rate of 6,752.3 cases per 100K.

There are:

  • 2,463 cases in Ryedale (up 15) – case rate 303.4 per 100K
  • 7,039 in Selby (up 41) – 571.6
  • 10,851 in Harrogate (up 47) – 509.9
  • 6,076 in Hambleton (up 44) – 666
  • 7,534 in Scarborough (up 40) – 620.6
  • 3,732 in Richmondshire (up 17) – 673.7
  • 4,038 in Craven (up 28) – 682.5.

At weekends, NHS England no longer reports coronavirus deaths in hospitals.

There were four coronavirus patients admitted to the trust on 18 July, and 30 in the previous seven days (up six).

Here are the updated figures (yesterday’s numbers in brackets):

  • Total of people tested positive in the UK: 5,697,912 (5,669,260)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 29,173 (31,795)
  • Total number UK deaths: 129,158 (129,130)
  • Daily UK deaths: 28 (86)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 16,840 (16,777)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 41,733 (41,501)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 24,840 (24,676)
  • People vaccinated in York on 24 July – 1st dose: 135; 146,688 in total
  • People vaccinated in York on 24 July – 2nd dose: 595; 110,829 in total
  • People vaccinated UK – 1st dose: 46,563,452 as of 24 July (46,519,998)
  • People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose: 37,160,659 as of 24 July (36,953,691)
The map showing Covid cases recorded on 20 July

Saturday update: New coronavirus cases in York fall by a third in a week

Another 51 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Saturday, 24 July).

That takes the cumulative case total to 16,777 – giving an overall infection rate of 7,965.6 cases per 100,000 people.

That’s down from 187 new cases a week ago (Saturday, 17 July).

In the last seven days 734 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – down 294 (-28.6%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 460.5 new cases per 100,000 people (970 cases in the week to 20 July).

The English national average is 545.1, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 648.4.

There have been no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area reported today, and one in the last seven days (as at 24 July).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 19 July:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 19 July

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
Tang Hall65573.022 (51.2%)
Heworth South & The Groves57498.16 (11.8%)
Acomb56534.9-9 (-13.8%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park56599.412 (27.3%)
Holgate West55587.02 (3.8%)
Holgate East51561.16 (13.3%)
York City Centre49363.6-14 (-22.2%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood46498.4-9 (-16.4%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe43326.6-6 (-12.2%)
Clifton Without & Skelton41481.9-1 (-2.4%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe40482.2-4 (-9.1%)
Heworth North & Stockton38390.80 (0.0%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South37440.19 (32.1%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake36555.6-11 (-23.4%)
Fulford, Heslington & University35365.05 (16.7%)
Haxby35609.314 (66.7%)
South Bank & Dringhouses33423.0-11 (-25.0%)
Clifton North32369.1-12 (-27.3%)
Wigginton32524.712 (60.0%)
New Earswick29504.25 (20.8%)
Huntington28407.52 (7.7%)
Strensall28401.7-7 (-20.0%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham25392.28 (47.1%)
Osbaldwick23273.67 (43.8%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 283 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 41,501 – an infection rate of 6,714.8 cases per 100K.

There are:

  • 2,448 cases in Ryedale (up 19) – case rate 321.4 per 100K
  • 6,998 in Selby (up 35) – 576
  • 10,804 in Harrogate (up 78) – 527.9
  • 6,032 in Hambleton (up 37) – 695.5
  • 7,494 in Scarborough (up 51) – 650.1
  • 3,715 in Richmondshire (up 22) – 673.7
  • 4,010 in Craven (up 41) – 684.3.

At weekends, NHS England no longer reports coronavirus deaths in hospitals.

There were four coronavirus patients admitted to the trust on 18 July, and 30 in the previous seven days (up six).

Here are the updated figures (yesterday’s numbers in brackets):

  • Total of people tested positive in the UK: 5,669,260 (5,637,975)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 31,795 (36,389)
  • Total number UK deaths: 129,130 (129,044)
  • Daily UK deaths: 86 (64)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 16,777 (16,726)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 41,501 (41,218)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 24,676 (24,495)
  • People vaccinated in York on 23 July – 1st dose: 123; 146,553 in total
  • People vaccinated in York on 23 July – 2nd dose: 525; 110,234 in total
  • People vaccinated UK – 1st dose: 46,519,998 as of 23 July (46,476,845)
  • People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose: 36,953,691 as of 23 July (36,762,646)
Photograph: Pixabay

Friday update: 177 children in York with coronavirus

Another 92 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Friday, 23 July).

That takes the cumulative case total to 16,726 – giving an overall infection rate of 7,941.4 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 870 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – down 73 (-7.7%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 462.0 new cases per 100,000 people (973 cases in the week to 19 July). That’s up from 448.2 in the previous seven days (944 cases in the week to 12 July).

The English national average is 540, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 645.1.

There have been no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area reported today, and one in the last seven days (as at 23 July).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 18 July:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 18 July

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
Acomb68649.514 (25.9%)
Tang Hall65573.020 (44.4%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake62956.939 (169.6%)
Heworth South & The Groves60524.312 (25.0%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park56599.414 (33.3%)
York City Centre55408.2-1 (-1.8%)
Holgate East54594.115 (38.5%)
Holgate West54576.43 (5.9%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe45542.45 (12.5%)
Clifton Without & Skelton45528.96 (15.4%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood45487.6-8 (-15.1%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe42319.0-11 (-20.8%)
Heworth North & Stockton40411.43 (8.1%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South36428.28 (28.6%)
Haxby34591.917 (100.0%)
South Bank & Dringhouses34435.8-5 (-12.8%)
Clifton North32369.1-12 (-27.3%)
Strensall32459.00 (0.0%)
Wigginton32524.714 (77.8%)
Fulford, Heslington & University30312.8-5 (-14.3%)
Huntington30436.62 (7.1%)
New Earswick30521.68 (36.4%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham27423.610 (58.8%)
Osbaldwick22261.73 (15.8%)

Weekly data

Triage: As at 20 July there had been 55 Covid triages in the York area in the previous seven days. There were 51 last week.

Symptomatic Covid: As at 22 July, the Covid Symptom App estimates 765 per 100,000 in York with symptomatic Covid (responses from a sample of 3,758 people). It was 671 last week. The peak rate was 1,283 on 7 January.

Ranking: York is currently ranked 70th 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 104th 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 20 July, the seven-day positivity rate in York (Pillar 2 PCR tests only) was 15.91%. That’s down from 16.01% last week. The national and regional averages are 16.4% and 19.6% respectively. The latest 7 day positivity rate in York for Pillar 1 tests only was 1.7% (up from 1.4%). The national average is 2.4%.

Local contact tracing: Between 10 March and 16 July, 2,059 referrals had been actioned by the local contact tracing service. Of the referrals actioned, 1,899 (92.2%) were successful and 160 (7.8%) were unable to be reached via phone or home visit.

Cases in care homes: As at 22 July, there were six care homes in the York area with cases of Covid-19 affecting either a staff member or resident. The latest ‘outbreak’ (2+ cases of either a staff member or resident) in a residential care setting in York was reported in one home on 22 July. 

Cases in schools: In the seven days up to 19 July there were 177 children of primary and secondary school age who tested positive across 39 schools, up from 158 children the week before.

Deaths: In the ONS data up to 9 July, 397 coronavirus-related deaths were recorded as having occurred for York residents (228 in hospital, 136 in care homes, 25 at home/elsewhere and eight in a hospice). That is no change since the previous week. The number of deaths per 100,000 of population in York is 188.49 which is lower than the national average of 233.62.

Covid bed occupancy: As at 20 July, there were 18 confirmed Covid-19 patients in General and Acute beds at York Hospital, up from 15 the week before. The peak number was 157 on 19 January. There was one confirmed Covid-19 patients in the Intensive Treatment Unit, down from two the week before.

Total vaccinations: As at 21 July, 147,024 York residents had had the first dose (84.3% of adults); and 109,639 had had the second vaccine (62.9% of adults).

In North Yorkshire, there were 331 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 41,218 – an infection rate of 6,669 cases per 100K.

There are:

  • 2,429 cases in Ryedale (up 13) – case rate 301.6 per 100K
  • 6,963 in Selby (up 56) – 547.3
  • 10,726 in Harrogate (up 73) – 533.5
  • 5,995 in Hambleton (up 69) – 682.4
  • 7,443 in Scarborough (up 66) – 655.6
  • 3,693 in Richmondshire (up 20) – 677.5
  • 3,969 in Craven (up 34) – 696.5.

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

That leaves the total at 601 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals). The last death was reported on 21 July.

There were four coronavirus patients admitted to the trust on 18 July, and 30 in the previous seven days (up six).

Here are the updated figures (yesterday’s numbers in brackets):

  • Total of people tested positive in the UK: 5,637,975 (5,602,321)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 36,389 (39,906)
  • Total number UK deaths: 129,044 (128,896)
  • Daily UK deaths: 64 (84)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 16,726 (16,634)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 41,218 (40,887)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 24,495 (24,251)
  • People vaccinated in York on 22 July – 1st dose: 39; 146,430 in total
  • People vaccinated in York on 22 July – 2nd dose: 269; 109,709 in total
  • People vaccinated UK – 1st dose: 46,476,845 as of 22 July (46,433,845)
  • People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose: 36,762,646 as of 22 July (36,587,904)
The Sign of Hope, York Museum Gardens. Photograph: YorkMix

Thursday update: York coronavirus case rate falls below 500

A further 99 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Thursday, 22 July).

That takes the cumulative case total to 16,634 – giving an overall infection rate of 7,897.7 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 913 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – down 23 (-2.5%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 489.0 new cases per 100,000 people (1,030 cases in the week to 18 July). That’s up from 417.3 in the previous seven days (879 cases in the week to 11 July).

The English national average is 529.1, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 634.8.

There have been no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area reported today, and one in the last seven days (as at 22 July).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 17 July:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 17 July

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
Acomb71678.213 (22.4%)
Heworth South & The Groves67585.523 (52.3%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake651,003.246 (242.1%)
Tang Hall64564.218 (39.1%)
York City Centre62460.15 (8.8%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park59631.616 (37.2%)
Holgate West58619.111 (23.4%)
Clifton Without & Skelton52611.221 (67.7%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood52563.42 (4.0%)
Holgate East51561.115 (41.7%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe44530.42 (4.8%)
Heworth North & Stockton40411.4-1 (-2.4%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe39296.2-15 (-27.8%)
Haxby37644.221 (131.2%)
South Bank & Dringhouses37474.30 (0.0%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South36428.28 (28.6%)
Wigginton34557.520 (142.9%)
Huntington32465.73 (10.3%)
Clifton North31357.6-14 (-31.1%)
Fulford, Heslington & University30312.8-7 (-18.9%)
New Earswick30521.69 (42.9%)
Strensall29416.0-7 (-19.4%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham27423.613 (92.9%)
Osbaldwick22261.74 (22.2%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 436 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 40,887 – an infection rate of 6,615.4 cases per 100K.

There are:

  • 2,416 cases in Ryedale (up 24) – case rate 305.2 per 100K
  • 6,907 in Selby (up 76) – 528.6
  • 10,653 in Harrogate (up 100) – 513.6
  • 5,926 in Hambleton (up 69) – 672.5
  • 7,377 in Scarborough (up 82) – 640.9
  • 3,673 in Richmondshire (up 30) – 668.2
  • 3,935 in Craven (up 55) – 712.3.

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

That leaves the total at 601 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals). The last death was reported on 21 July.

There were four coronavirus patients admitted to the trust on 18 July, and 30 in the previous seven days (up six).

Here are the updated figures (yesterday’s numbers in brackets):

  • Total of people tested positive in the UK: 5,602,321 (5,563,006)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 39,906 (44,104)
  • Total number UK deaths: 128,980 (128,896)
  • Daily UK deaths: 84 (73)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 16,634 (16,535)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 40,887 (40,451)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 24,251 (23,960)
  • People vaccinated in York on 21 July – 1st dose: 60; 146,391 in total
  • People vaccinated in York on 21 July – 2nd dose: 339; 109,440 in total
  • People vaccinated UK – 1st dose: 46,433,845 as of 21 July (46,388,744)
  • People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose: 36,587,904 as of 21 July (36,404,566)
Hands, face, space flags on Coney Street in York. Photograph: YorkMix

Wednesday update: Two more coronavirus deaths in York NHS Trust

Another 127 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Monday, 19 July) – and there were two more deaths in the NHS Trust.

In terms of cases, that takes the cumulative total to 16,535 – giving an overall infection rate of 7,850.7 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 960 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – up 27 (2.9%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 506.1 new cases per 100,000 people (1,066 cases in the week to 17 July). That’s up from 410.2 in the previous seven days (864 cases in the week to 10 July).

The English national average is 510.9, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 621.1.

There has been one coronavirus death in the City of York Council area reported today, and two in the last seven days (as at 21 July).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 16 July:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 16 July

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
Acomb71678.211 (18.3%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake671,034.154 (415.4%)
Heworth South & The Groves64559.216 (33.3%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park63674.424 (61.5%)
York City Centre59437.82 (3.5%)
Tang Hall56493.76 (12.0%)
Holgate West55587.07 (14.6%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood52563.47 (15.6%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe51614.811 (27.5%)
Clifton Without & Skelton51599.420 (64.5%)
Holgate East50550.111 (28.2%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe44334.2-13 (-22.8%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South40475.814 (53.8%)
Haxby39679.024 (160.0%)
South Bank & Dringhouses39499.93 (8.3%)
Heworth North & Stockton36370.3-8 (-18.2%)
Clifton North33380.7-16 (-32.7%)
Wigginton33541.117 (106.2%)
Huntington30436.60 (0.0%)
Strensall29416.0-7 (-19.4%)
Fulford, Heslington & University28292.0-12 (-30.0%)
New Earswick28486.86 (27.3%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham27423.612 (80.0%)
Osbaldwick20238.0-2 (-9.1%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 465 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 40,451 – an infection rate of 6,544.9 cases per 100K.

There are:

  • 2,392 cases in Ryedale (up 32) – case rate 296.1 per 100K
  • 6,831 in Selby (up 65) – 496.6
  • 10,553 in Harrogate (up 101) – 498.7
  • 5,857 in Hambleton (up 89) – 660.5
  • 7,295 in Scarborough (up 87) – 611.5
  • 3,643 in Richmondshire (up 47) – 640.2
  • 3,880 in Craven (up 44) – 656.3.

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

That takes the total to 601 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals).

There were five coronavirus patients admitted to the trust on 11 July, and 24 in the previous seven days (up 11).

Here are the updated figures (yesterday’s numbers in brackets):

  • Total of people tested positive in the UK: 5,563,006 (5,519,602)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 44,104 (46,558)
  • Total number UK deaths: 128,896 (128,823)
  • Daily UK deaths: 73 (96)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 16,535 (16,408)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 40,451 (39,986)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 23,960 (23,623)
  • People vaccinated in York on 20 July – 1st dose: 15; 146,331 in total
  • People vaccinated in York on 20 July – 2nd dose: 349; 109,101 in total
  • People vaccinated UK – 1st dose: 46,388,744 as of 20 July (46,349,709)
  • People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose: 36,404,566 as of 20 July (36,243,287)
A coronavirus testing station at York Leisure Centre. Photograph: YorkMix

Tuesday update: Three more coronavirus deaths in York NHS Trust – as case rate goes above 500 again

A further 122 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Monday, 19 July) – and there were three more deaths in the NHS Trust.

In terms of cases, that takes the cumulative total to 16,408 – giving an overall infection rate of 7,790.4 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 1,025 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – up 141 (16.0%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 504.7 new cases per 100,000 people (1,063 cases in the week to 16 July). That’s up from 417.3 in the previous seven days (879 cases in the week to 9 July).

The English national average is 473.5, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 582.4.

There have been no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area reported today, and one in the last seven days (as at 20 July).

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

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

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
Acomb69659.14 (6.2%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake61941.546 (306.7%)
Holgate West59629.715 (34.1%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park57610.116 (39.0%)
Heworth South & The Groves55480.68 (17.0%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe51614.815 (41.7%)
York City Centre51378.5-6 (-10.5%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood47509.33 (6.8%)
Tang Hall46405.5-10 (-17.9%)
Holgate East45495.13 (7.1%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe44334.2-14 (-24.1%)
Clifton Without & Skelton41481.99 (28.1%)
South Bank & Dringhouses41525.68 (24.2%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South40475.813 (48.1%)
Clifton North36415.3-11 (-23.4%)
Heworth North & Stockton34349.7-7 (-17.1%)
Haxby32557.116 (100.0%)
Huntington32465.76 (23.1%)
Strensall31444.7-2 (-6.1%)
Fulford, Heslington & University30312.8-11 (-26.8%)
Wigginton30491.914 (87.5%)
New Earswick26452.09 (52.9%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham26407.914 (116.7%)
Osbaldwick17202.3-9 (-34.6%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 433 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 39,986 – an infection rate of 6,469.7 cases per 100K.

There are:

  • 2,360 cases in Ryedale (up 14) – case rate 276.3 per 100K
  • 6,766 in Selby (up 71) – 466.8
  • 10,452 in Harrogate (up 118) – 473.8
  • 5,768 in Hambleton (up 77) – 604.8
  • 7,208 in Scarborough (up 92) – 571.9
  • 3,596 in Richmondshire (up 30) – 614.2
  • 3,836 in Craven (up 31) – 588.

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

That takes the total to 599 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals).

There were five coronavirus patients admitted to the trust on 11 July, and 24 in the previous seven days (up 11).

Here are the updated figures (yesterday’s numbers in brackets):

  • Total of people tested positive in the UK: 5,519,602 (5,473,477)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 46,558 (39,950)
  • Total number UK deaths: 128,823 (128,727)
  • Daily UK deaths: 96 (19)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 16,408 (16,286)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 39,986 (39,553)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 23,623 (23,380)
  • People vaccinated in York on 19 July – 1st dose: 47; 146,316 in total
  • People vaccinated in York on 19 July – 2nd dose: 394; 108,752 in total
  • People vaccinated UK – 1st dose: 46,349,709 as of 19 July (46,314,039)
  • People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose: 36,243,287 as of 19 July (36,099,727)
Photograph: YorkMix

Monday update: 107 new coronavirus cases in York

Another 107 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Monday, 19 July).

That takes the cumulative case total to 16,286 – giving an overall infection rate of 7,732.5 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 1,030 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – up 177 (20.8%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 474.8 new cases per 100,000 people (1,000 cases in the week to 15 July). That’s up from 414.0 in the previous seven days (359 cases in the week to 8 July).

The English national average is 426.1, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 536.5.

There have been no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area reported today, and one in the last seven days (as at 19 July).

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

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

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
Acomb59563.6-10 (-14.5%)
Holgate West57608.410 (21.3%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake55848.936 (189.5%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park54578.013 (31.7%)
Heworth South & The Groves51445.62 (4.1%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe49590.620 (69.0%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood48520.14 (9.1%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe45341.8-15 (-25.0%)
York City Centre45334.0-17 (-27.4%)
Holgate East44484.17 (18.9%)
Tang Hall44387.9-19 (-30.2%)
South Bank & Dringhouses42538.46 (16.7%)
Clifton North35403.7-7 (-16.7%)
Fulford, Heslington & University35365.0-4 (-10.3%)
Strensall35502.112 (52.2%)
Clifton Without & Skelton33387.90 (0.0%)
Heworth North & Stockton32329.1-8 (-20.0%)
Huntington32465.79 (39.1%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South32380.65 (18.5%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham22345.27 (46.7%)
Wigginton22360.76 (37.5%)
New Earswick21365.13 (16.7%)
Haxby19330.83 (18.8%)
Osbaldwick15178.5-15 (-50.0%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 446 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 39,553 – an infection rate of 6,399.6 cases per 100K.

There are:

  • 2,346 cases in Ryedale (up 27) – case rate 247.4 per 100K
  • 6,695 in Selby (up 55) – 410.5
  • 10,334 in Harrogate (up 103) – 436.5
  • 5,691 in Hambleton (up 62) – 552.4
  • 7,116 in Scarborough (up 92) – 514
  • 3,566 in Richmondshire (up 51) – 577
  • 3,805 in Craven (up 56) – 491.8.

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

That leaves the total at 596 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals). The last reported death was on 16 July.

There were five coronavirus patients admitted to the trust on 11 July, and 24 in the previous seven days (up 11).

Here are the updated figures (yesterday’s numbers in brackets):

  • Total of people tested positive in the UK: 5,473,477 (5,433,939)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 39,950 (48,161)
  • Total number UK deaths: 128,727 (128,708)
  • Daily UK deaths: 19 (25)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 16,286 (16,179)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 39,553 (39,107)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 23,380 (23,125)
  • People vaccinated in York on 18 July – 1st dose: 149; 146,269 in total
  • People vaccinated in York on 18 July – 2nd dose: 721; 108,358 in total
  • People vaccinated UK – 1st dose: 46,314,039 as of 18 July (46,295,853)
  • People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose: 36,099,727 as of 18 July (35,970,849)
Photograph: YorkMix

Sunday update: 636 new coronavirus cases in York and North Yorkshire

A further 136 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Sunday, 18 July).

That takes the cumulative case total to 16,179 – giving an overall infection rate of 7,681.7 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 1,053 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – up 204 (24.0%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 437.3 new cases per 100,000 people (921 cases in the week to 14 July).

The English national average is 398.6, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 514.1.

As of Friday 16 July, the University of York had 37 individuals who were currently self-isolating because they have had a positive Covid-19 test (down from 110 the week before).

There has been no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area reported today, and one in the last seven days (as at 18 July).

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

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

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
Acomb63601.8-8 (-11.3%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake55848.937 (205.6%)
Holgate West55587.07 (14.6%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe53402.5-3 (-5.4%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood49530.910 (25.6%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe47566.522 (88.0%)
Heworth South & The Groves47410.70 (0.0%)
South Bank & Dringhouses47602.518 (62.1%)
York City Centre46341.4-11 (-19.3%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park45481.7-2 (-4.3%)
Clifton North43496.02 (4.9%)
Holgate East42462.19 (27.3%)
Clifton Without & Skelton41481.98 (24.2%)
Tang Hall39343.8-23 (-37.1%)
Heworth North & Stockton35360.0-3 (-7.9%)
Strensall35502.117 (94.4%)
Fulford, Heslington & University31323.3-16 (-34.0%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South31368.76 (24.0%)
Huntington30436.66 (25.0%)
Haxby19330.83 (18.8%)
New Earswick17295.5-5 (-22.7%)
Osbaldwick17202.3-13 (-43.3%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham17266.70 (0.0%)
Wigginton17278.72 (13.3%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 500 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 39,107 – an infection rate of 6,327.4 cases per 100K.

There are:

  • 2,319 cases in Ryedale (up 16) – case rate 229.3 per 100K
  • 6,640 in Selby (up 76) – 374.1
  • 10,231 in Harrogate (up 123) – 423.4
  • 5,629 in Hambleton (up 106) – 531.7
  • 7,024 in Scarborough (up 84) – 444.1
  • 3,515 in Richmondshire (up 38) – 489.5
  • 3,749 in Craven (up 57) – 421.8.

At weekends, NHS England no longer reports hospital Covid deaths.

There were five coronavirus patients admitted to the trust on 11 July, and 24 in the previous seven days (up 11).

Here are the updated figures (yesterday’s numbers in brackets):

  • Total of people tested positive in the UK: 5,433,939 (5,386,340)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 48,161 (54,674)
  • Total number UK deaths: 128,708 (128,683)
  • Daily UK deaths: 25 (41)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 16,179 (16,043)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 39,107 (38,607)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 23,125 (22,817)
  • People vaccinated in York on 17 July – 1st dose: 287; 146,120 in total
  • People vaccinated in York on 17 July – 2nd dose: 852; 107,637 in total
  • People vaccinated UK – 1st dose: 46,295,853 as of 17 July (46,227,101)
  • People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose: 35,970,849 as of 17 July (35,732,297)
A sign at West Bank Park in York. Photograph: YorkMix

Saturday update: York records 1,000 new coronavirus cases in a week

Another 187 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Saturday, 17 July).

That takes the cumulative case total to 16,043 – giving an overall infection rate of 7,617.1 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 1,028 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – up 162 (18.7%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 449.2 new cases per 100,000 people (946 cases in the week to 13 July).

The English national average is 378.7, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 494.

As of Friday 16 July, the University of York had 37 individuals who were currently self-isolating because they have had a positive Covid-19 test (down from 110 the week before).

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

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

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

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
Acomb65620.90 (0.0%)
York City Centre63467.517 (37.0%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood55595.924 (77.4%)
Holgate West53565.79 (20.5%)
Heworth South & The Groves51445.62 (4.1%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe49372.1-22 (-31.0%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake47725.428 (147.4%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe46554.524 (109.1%)
Holgate East45495.120 (80.0%)
Clifton North44507.62 (4.8%)
South Bank & Dringhouses44564.013 (41.9%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park44471.04 (10.0%)
Tang Hall43379.1-25 (-36.8%)
Clifton Without & Skelton42493.79 (27.3%)
Heworth North & Stockton38390.86 (18.8%)
Strensall35502.116 (84.2%)
Fulford, Heslington & University30312.8-24 (-44.4%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South28333.11 (3.7%)
Huntington26378.33 (13.0%)
New Earswick24417.26 (33.3%)
Haxby21365.67 (50.0%)
Wigginton20327.97 (53.8%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham17266.72 (13.3%)
Osbaldwick16190.4-17 (-51.5%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 675 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 38,607 – an infection rate of 6,246.5 cases per 100K.

There are:

  • 2,303 cases in Ryedale (up 32) – case rate 202.2 per 100K
  • 6,564 in Selby (up 84) – 354.2
  • 10,108 in Harrogate (up 170) – 418.5
  • 5,523 in Hambleton (up 109) – 505.5
  • 6,940 in Scarborough (up 116) – 348.5
  • 3,477 in Richmondshire (up 75) – 444.8
  • 3,692 in Craven (up 89) – 372.8.

At weekends, NHS England no longer reports hospital Covid deaths.

There were five coronavirus patients admitted to the trust on 11 July, and 24 in the previous seven days (up 11).

Here are the updated figures (yesterday’s numbers in brackets):

  • Total of people tested positive in the UK: 5,386,340 (5,332,371)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 54,674 (51,870)
  • Total number UK deaths: 128,683 (128,642)
  • Daily UK deaths: 41 (49)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 16,043 (15,856)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 38,607 (37,932)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 22,817 (22,420)
  • People vaccinated in York on 16 July – 1st dose: 119; 145,833 in total
  • People vaccinated in York on 16 July – 2nd dose: 509; 106,785 in total
  • People vaccinated UK – 1st dose: 46,227,101 as of 16 July (46,159,145)
  • People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose: 35,732,297 as of 16 July (35,543,321)

A sign on Coppergate, York. Photograph: YorkMix

Friday update: Two more coronavirus deaths in York NHS Trust – and cases in seven city care homes

A further 135 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Friday, 16 July).

That takes the cumulative case total to 15,856 – giving an overall infection rate of 7,528.3 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 943 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – up 64 (7.3%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 446.3 new cases per 100,000 people (940 cases in the week to 12 July). That’s up from 396.0 in the previous seven days (834 cases in the week to 5 July).

The English national average is 360.4, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 473.4.

As of Friday 16 July, the University of York had 37 individuals who were currently self-isolating because they have had a positive Covid-19 test (down from 110 the week before).

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

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

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

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
York City Centre56415.69 (19.1%)
Acomb54515.8-13 (-19.4%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood53574.313 (32.5%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe52394.9-30 (-36.6%)
Holgate West50533.77 (16.3%)
Heworth South & The Groves48419.4-1 (-2.0%)
Tang Hall45396.7-35 (-43.8%)
Clifton North44507.64 (10.0%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe42506.325 (147.1%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park42449.68 (23.5%)
South Bank & Dringhouses39499.97 (21.9%)
Clifton Without & Skelton38446.68 (26.7%)
Holgate East38418.114 (58.3%)
Heworth North & Stockton37380.56 (19.4%)
Fulford, Heslington & University35365.0-30 (-46.2%)
Strensall32459.011 (52.4%)
Huntington28407.59 (47.4%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South28333.11 (3.7%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake23355.05 (27.8%)
New Earswick23399.98 (53.3%)
Osbaldwick19226.1-17 (-47.2%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham19226.11 (6.2%)
Wigginton17278.70 (0.0%)
Haxby16278.6-2 (-11.1%)

Weekly data

Triage: As at 13 July there had been 51 Covid triages in the York area in the previous seven days. There were 71 last week.

Symptomatic Covid: As at 15 July, the Covid Symptom App estimates 671 per 100,000 in York with symptomatic Covid (responses from a sample of 3,756 people). It was 723 last week. The peak rate was 1,283 on 7 January.

Ranking: York is currently ranked 104th 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 119th 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 Red last week.

Testing: As at 13 July, the seven-day positivity rate in York (Pillar 2 PCR tests only) was 16.01%. That’s up from 13.67% last week. The national and regional averages are 13.5% and 17.5% respectively. The latest 7 day positivity rate in York for Pillar 1 tests only was 1.4% (up from 1.0%). The national average is 1.6%.

Local contact tracing: Between 10 March and 9 July, 1,599 referrals had been actioned by the local contact tracing service. Of the referrals actioned, 1,481 (92.6%) were successful and 118 (7.4%) were unable to be reached via phone or home visit.

Cases in care homes: As at 15 July, there were seven care homes in the York area with any cases of Covid-19 affecting either a staff member or resident. The latest ‘outbreak’ (2+ cases of either a staff member or resident) in a residential care setting in York was reported in one home on 2 July. 

Cases in schools: In the seven days up to 12 July there were 158 children of primary and secondary school age who tested positive across 39 schools, up from 107 children the week before.

Deaths: In the ONS data up to 2 July, 397 coronavirus-related deaths were recorded as having occurred for York residents (228 in hospital, 136 in care homes, 25 at home/elsewhere and eight in a hospice). The number of deaths per 100,000 of population in York is 188.49 which is lower than the national average of 233.30.

Covid bed occupancy: As at 13 July, there were 15 confirmed Covid-19 patients in General and Acute beds at York Hospital, the same as the week before. The peak number was 157 on 19 January. There were two confirmed Covid-19 patients in the Intensive Treatment Unit, up from one the week before.

Total vaccinations: As at 14 July, 146,162 York residents had had the first dose (83.8% of adults); and 105,945 had had the second vaccine (60.7% of adults).

In North Yorkshire, there were 559 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 37,932 – an infection rate of 6,137.3 cases per 100K.

There are:

  • 2,271 cases in Ryedale (up 25) – case rate 180.6 per 100K
  • 6,480 in Selby (up 86) – 377.4
  • 9,938 in Harrogate (up 100) – 404.8
  • 5,414 in Hambleton (up 97) – 486.9
  • 6,824 in Scarborough (up 133) – 348.5
  • 3,402 in Richmondshire (up 65) – 392.7
  • 3,603 in Craven (up 53) – 308.

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

That takes the total to 596 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals).

There were five coronavirus patients admitted to the trust on 11 July, and 24 in the previous seven days (up 11).

Here are the updated figures (yesterday’s numbers in brackets):

  • Total of people tested positive in the UK: 5,332,371 (5,281,098)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 51,870 (48,553)
  • Total number UK deaths: 128,642 (128,593)
  • Daily UK deaths: 49 (63)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 15,856 (15,721)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 37,932 (37,373)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 22,420 (22,030)
  • People vaccinated in York on 15 July – 1st dose: 149; 145,714 in total
  • People vaccinated in York on 15 July – 2nd dose: 512; 106,276 in total
  • People vaccinated UK – 1st dose: 46,159,145 as of 15 July (46,097,464)
  • People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose: 35,543,321 as of 15 July (35,341,428)
The coronavirus showing the latest figures (for 11 July). Image: PHE