Tuesday update: Another rise in the York coronavirus rate

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A further 160 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Tuesday, 8 March).

That takes the cumulative case total to 55,885 – giving an overall infection rate of 26,484.3 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 997 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – up 323 (47.9%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 363 new cases per 100,000 people (766 cases in the week to 4 March). It was 337.4 yesterday.

The English national average is 330.6, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 241.7.

There has been one coronavirus death in the City of York Council area in the last seven days (no change).

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

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

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
Heworth South & The Groves46403.76 (15.0%)
York City Centre46330.27 (17.9%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood41451.34 (10.8%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe41308.62 (5.1%)
South Bank & Dringhouses39491.315 (62.5%)
Holgate East39430.24 (11.4%)
Fulford, Heslington & University38388.67 (22.6%)
Osbaldwick37433.83 (8.8%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham37433.83 (8.8%)
Holgate West36385.4-6 (-14.3%)
Clifton North32367.30 (0.0%)
Acomb32305.9-6 (-15.8%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South31372.47 (29.2%)
Clifton Without & Skelton31363.0-16 (-34.0%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park31331.716 (106.7%)
Tang Hall31275.9-15 (-32.6%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake27418.5-2 (-6.9%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe27325.7-2 (-6.9%)
Heworth North & Stockton25258.5-20 (-44.4%)
Haxby24419.98 (50.0%)
Huntington24352.5-9 (-27.3%)
Wigginton21346.96 (40.0%)
Strensall21302.51 (5.0%)
New Earswick16275.8-14 (-46.7%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 446 new coronavirus cases reported today, taking the cumulative total to 160,414 – an infection rate of 25,847.8 cases per 100K.

North Yorkshire Covid-19 data 8 Mar 2022

Council areaNew casesTotal casesCase rateTotal deaths

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

That takes the total to 809 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals).

There are 185 confirmed and suspected Covid patients in York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals) – no change. Five are in the intensive care unit – no change.

Today’s key figures: 8 Mar 2022

People tested positive
in last 7 days:
Total of people tested positive in the UK:19,307,01419,245,301
UK deaths in last 7 days:729711
Total number UK deaths:162,359162,147
Confirmed cases in York:55,88555,725
Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire:160,414159,968
Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire:91,32591,090
People vaccinated in York – 1st doseDaily: 8
Total: 164,667
Daily: 10
Total: 164,659
People vaccinated in York – 2nd doseDaily: 35
Total: 155,114
Daily: 79
Total: 155,079
People vaccinated in York – boosterDaily: 53
Total: 126,581
Daily: 177
Total: 126,528
People vaccinated UK – 1st doseDaily: 4,596
Total: 52,677,564
Daily: 4,059
Total: 52,672,968
People vaccinated UK – 2nd doseDaily: 13,522
Total: 49,120,352
Daily: 9,894
Total: 49,106,830
People vaccinated UK – booster doseDaily: 19,321
Total: 38,396,473
Daily: 14,402
Total: 38,377,152