Monday update: Big drop in coronavirus case rate in York

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A further 440 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Monday, 4 April) – including all the cases over the weekend.

That takes the cumulative case total to 62,444 – giving an overall infection rate of 29,592.6 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 1,415 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – down 588 (-29.4%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 805.2 new cases per 100,000 people (1,699 cases in the week to 28 March). It was 925.1 on Friday.

The English national average is 788.7, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 708.1.

There have been seven coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area in the last seven days (up two). The total number of deaths in the city is 462.

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

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 30 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
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe107805.4-26 (-19.5%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South1031237.420 (24.1%)
Acomb89850.9-25 (-21.9%)
Heworth North & Stockton87899.5-12 (-12.1%)
Heworth South & The Groves86754.8-11 (-11.3%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe841013.46 (7.7%)
Holgate East79871.5-27 (-25.5%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park76813.1-38 (-33.3%)
York City Centre75538.3-27 (-26.5%)
South Bank & Dringhouses74932.2-43 (-36.8%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood73803.6-15 (-17.0%)
Tang Hall73649.60 (0.0%)
Clifton Without & Skelton70819.7-1 (-1.4%)
Strensall68979.46 (9.7%)
Huntington64940.1-10 (-13.5%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake62961.1-8 (-11.4%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham60950.76 (11.1%)
Osbaldwick58680.0-33 (-36.3%)
Holgate West57610.1-50 (-46.7%)
Clifton North56642.8-28 (-33.3%)
Fulford, Heslington & University53542.0-19 (-26.4%)
Haxby49857.27 (16.7%)
New Earswick48827.3-24 (-33.3%)
Wigginton48793.0-23 (-32.4%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 1,412 new coronavirus cases reported today, including all the cases since Friday, taking the cumulative total to 178,727 – an infection rate of 28,798.6 cases per 100K.

North Yorkshire Covid-19 data 4 Apr 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 869 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals).

There were 272 Covid patients in York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals) today, down 12 since the previous update on 1 April. Three are in the intensive care unit, no change.

Today’s key figures: 4 Apr 2022

People tested positive
142,807 (since Friday)69,449
Total of people tested positive in the UK:21,359,681 (since Friday)21,216,874
Daily UK deaths:210191
Total number UK deaths:165,780165,570
Confirmed cases in York:62,44462,004
Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire:178,727177,315
Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire:101,463100,585
People vaccinated in York – 1st doseDaily: 0
Total: 164,728
Daily: 0
Total: 164,745
People vaccinated in York – 2nd doseDaily: 118
Total: 155,977
Daily: 6
Total: 155,859
People vaccinated in York – boosterDaily: 129
Total: 127,904
Daily: 33
Total: 127,775
People vaccinated UK – 1st doseDaily: 7,500
Total: 52,826,860
Daily: 4,622
Total: 52,803,065
People vaccinated UK – 2nd doseDaily: 9,079
Total: 49,478,287
Daily: 11,725
Total: 49,439,759
People vaccinated UK – booster doseDaily: 9,172
Total: 38,866,665
Daily: 15,578
Total: 38,823,674