Monday update: 19 more coronavirus cases in York

The entrance to the testing station at York St John University. Photograph: YorkMix

Another 19 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Monday, 14 December).

That takes the cumulative total to 5,918 – giving an overall infection rate of 2,809.8 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days there have been 144 positive Covid-19 tests in York – an increase of 16 (12.5%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 62.2 new cases per 100,000 people (131 cases in the week to 10 December). That’s down from 63.1 in the previous seven days (133 cases in the week to 3 December).

At the University of York, there were six individuals self isolating due to a positive Covid-19 test today. Since the previous update on Thursday it has been notified of no new cases.

At York St John University, there was one person self isolating due to a positive test today.

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

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

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
Acomb11105.15 (83.3%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park11117.71 (10.0%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe10120.56 (150.0%)
Haxby9156.71 (12.5%)
Holgate East777.02 (40.0%)
Holgate West774.71 (16.7%)
Heworth South & The Groves652.40 (0.0%)
Huntington687.3-2 (-25.0%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham694.12 (50.0%)
South Bank & Dringhouses676.9-4 (-40.0%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood665.0-2 (-25.0%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake577.23 (150.0%)
Tang Hall544.1-3 (-37.5%)
York City Centre
537.12 (66.7%)
Clifton North446.1-4 (-50.0%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe430.4-1 (-20.0%)
Heworth North & Stockton441.11 (33.3%)
Osbaldwick447.60 (0.0%)
Strensall457.4-2 (-33.3%)
Fulford, Heslington & University331.3-7 (-70.0%)
New Earswick352.21 (50.0%)
Clifton Without & Skelton0-2 *Data suppressedN/AN/A
Rawcliffe & Clifton South0-2 *Data suppressedN/AN/A
Wigginton0-2 *Data suppressedN/AN/A

In North Yorkshire, there were 69 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 14,562 – an infection rate of 2,356.1 cases per 100K.

There are 808 cases in Ryedale (up six), 2,314 in Selby (up 16), 3,863 in Harrogate (up 12), 1,814 in Hambleton (up eight), 3,245 in Scarborough (up 15), 1,076 in Richmondshire (up five) and 1,442 in Craven (up seven).

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

That leaves the total at 328 across the trust.

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

  • Total of people tested positive in the UK: 1,869,666 (1,849,403)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 20,263 (18,447)
  • Total number UK deaths: 64,402 (64,170)
  • Daily UK deaths: 232 (144)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 5,918 (5,899)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 14,562 (14,493)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 10,672 (10,672)