Monday update: Nearly 1,400 new coronavirus cases in York since Christmas Eve

Photograph: YorkMix

Another 509 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Monday, 27 December) – and altogether there have been 1,397 new cases since the last update on Christmas Eve.

That takes the cumulative case total to 33,180 – giving an overall infection rate of 16,386.3 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 2,487 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – up 989 (66%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 1,045 new cases per 100,000 people.

The English national average is 1,145.2, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 735.8.

There was one coronavirus death in the City of York Council area reported today, and four in the last seven days (as at 27 December).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 22 December:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 22 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
York City Centre1501,076.793 (163.2%)
Tang Hall1291,148.063 (95.5%)
Heworth South & The Groves1241,088.355 (79.7%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe120903.341 (51.9%)
Heworth North & Stockton1161,199.343 (58.9%)
Clifton Without & Skelton1071,252.951 (91.1%)
Holgate West1071,145.453 (98.1%)
Clifton North1011,159.360 (146.3%)
Acomb98936.927 (38.0%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South971,165.343 (79.6%)
Holgate East951,048.048 (102.1%)
South Bank & Dringhouses931,171.653 (132.5%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe891,073.748 (117.1%)
Osbaldwick891,043.557 (178.1%)
Strensall871,253.152 (148.6%)
Wigginton841,387.762 (281.8%)
Fulford, Heslington & University79807.939 (97.5%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood73803.622 (43.1%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham721,140.934 (89.5%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park70748.97 (11.1%)
Huntington68998.831 (83.8%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake63976.637 (142.3%)
New Earswick53913.50 (0.0%)
Haxby41717.321 (105.0%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 2,910 new coronavirus cases since Christmas Eve, taking the cumulative total to 100,186 – an infection rate of 16,143.1 cases per 100K.

North Yorkshire Covid-19 data 27 Dec 2021

Council areaNew cases
Dec 24)
Total casesCase rateTotal deaths

At weekends and Bank Holidays, NHS England does not issue updates on coronavirus-related deaths at trust hospitals.

There were seven coronavirus patients admitted to the York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust trust on 19 December, and 42 patients in hospital on 21 December, one in a ventilation bed. In the previous seven days, 36 Covid patients were admitted – down nine.

Today’s key figures: 27 Dec 2021

StatisticTodayDec 24
People tested positive:98,515122,186
Total of people tested positive in the UK:12,209,99111,891,292
Daily UK deaths:143137
Total number UK deaths:148,003147,857
Confirmed cases in York:34,57733,180
Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire:100,18697,276
Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire:57,70456,114
People vaccinated in York – 1st doseDaily: 3
Total: 161,836
Daily: 135
Total: 161,811
People vaccinated in York – 2nd doseDaily: 5
Total: 149,894
Daily: 188
Total: 149,858
People vaccinated in York – boosterDaily: 158
Total: 107,085
Daily: 2,727
Total: 105,811
People vaccinated UK – 1st doseDaily: 1,935
Total: 51,663,078
Daily: 32,605
Total: 51,649,696
People vaccinated UK – 2nd doseDaily: 2,084
Total: 47,270,663
Daily: 44,046
Total: 47,254,099
People vaccinated UK – booster doseDaily: 22,983
Total: 32,480,361
Daily: 605,561
Total: 32,290,487