Monday update: 13 fewer Covid patients in York NHS Trust hospitals

A Covid-19 test prepared for analysis in the laboratory at Whiston Hospital in Merseyside. Photograph: Peter Byrne / PA Wire

A further 71 coronavirus cases were reported in York today (Monday, 16 May) – including all the cases since Friday.

That takes the cumulative case total to 65,516 – giving an overall infection rate of 31,048.5 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 495 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – up 178 (56.2%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 92.9 new cases per 100,000 people (196 cases). It was 109 on Friday.

The English national average is 95.4, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 88.3.

There have been 10 coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area in the last seven days (up 3). The total number of deaths in the city is 486.

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

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

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
York City Centre1393.30 (0.0%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park11117.7-1 (-8.3%)
Tang Hall1089.00 (0.0%)
Holgate West10107.0-3 (-23.1%)
Fulford, Heslington & University10102.3-12 (-54.5%)
Wigginton9148.72 (28.6%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South9108.1-3 (-25.0%)
Heworth North & Stockton993.10 (0.0%)
Clifton Without & Skelton9105.40 (0.0%)
Acomb986.04 (80.0%)
Strensall8115.26 (300.0%)
Osbaldwick893.8-3 (-27.3%)
New Earswick8137.92 (33.3%)
Haxby8140.00 (0.0%)
Holgate East777.20 (0.0%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe7108.5-1 (-5.9%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake7108.53 (75.0%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe784.4-2 (-22.2%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood666.1-3 (-33.3%)
South Bank & Dringhouses675.6-12 (-66.7%)
Clifton North668.94 (200.0%)
Huntington458.8-6 (-60.0%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham347.5-11 (-78.6%)
Heworth South & The Groves326.3-5 (-62.5%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 184 new coronavirus cases reported today, including all those since Friday – taking the cumulative total to 187,426 – an infection rate of 30,200.3 cases per 100K.

North Yorkshire Covid-19 data 16 May 2022

Council areaNew casesTotal casesCase rateTotal deaths

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

That takes the total to 938 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals).

There were 81 Covid patients in York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals) today – down 13. One is in the intensive care unit – no change.

Today’s key figures: 16 May 2022

People tested positive:43,994190
Total of people tested positive in the UK:22,203,79922,159,805
UK deaths:702No update
Total number UK deaths:177,410No update
Confirmed cases in York:7165,445
Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire:187,426187,242
Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire:106,769106,645