Monday update: Most areas of York now have next to no coronavirus cases

A social distancing site next to College Green in York. Photograph: YorkMix

Another 11 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Monday, 29 March).

It takes the cumulative total to 12,190 – giving an overall infection rate of 5,787.7 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 62 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – down two (-3.1%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 31.8 new cases per 100,000 people (67 cases in the week to 25 March). That’s up from 30.9 in the previous seven days (65 cases in the week to 18 March).

The English national average is 56, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 114.8.

There were no more coronavirus-related deaths in the York council area today, and one in the last seven days (down two / -66.7%).

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

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 24 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
rolling rate
Holgate East999.07 (350.0%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood665.02 (50.0%)
Holgate West553.42 (66.7%)
Fulford, Heslington & University441.72 (100.0%)
Heworth North & Stockton441.12 (100.0%)
Huntington458.22 (100.0%)
Osbaldwick447.62 (100.0%)
York City Centre
429.72 (100.0%)
Haxby352.20 (0.0%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South335.71 (50.0%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park332.1-2 (-40.0%)
Acomb0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Clifton North0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Clifton Without & Skelton0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Heworth South & The Groves0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
New Earswick0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
South Bank & Dringhouses0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Strensall0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Tang Hall0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Wigginton0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A

In North Yorkshire, there were 42 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 29,195  – an infection rate of 4,723.7 cases per 100K.

There are 1,856 cases in Ryedale (no change), 4,811 in Selby (up 11), 7,576 in Harrogate (up three), 4,164 in Hambleton (up five), 5,454 in Scarborough (up nine), 2,587 in Richmondshire (up four) and 2,747 in Craven (up ten).

There were no more coronavirus-related deaths reported by York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust today. There have been no new deaths in the trust since Friday, 19 March.

That leaves the total at 583 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals).


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

  • Total of people tested positive in the UK: 4,337,696 (4,333,042)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 4,654 (3,862)
  • Total number UK deaths: 126,615 (126,592)
  • Daily UK deaths: 23 (19)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 12,190 (12,179)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 29,195 (29,153)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 17,737 (17,721)
  • People vaccinated – 1st dose: 30,444,829 as of 28 March (30,151,287)
  • People vaccinated – 2nd dose: 3,674,266 as of 28 March (3,527,481)