Monday update: Two more coronavirus cases in York, 12 in North Yorkshire

The Reverend Michael Smith moves a Covid information board as York Minster reopened to visitors on Monday. Photograph: Danny Lawson / PA wire

Just two more coronavirus were confirmed in York today (Monday, 17 May).

That takes the cumulative total to 12,351 – giving an overall infection rate of 5,864.2 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 31 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – down six (-16.2%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 16.6 new cases per 100,000 people (35 cases in the week to 13 May). That’s up from 14.2 in the previous seven days (30 cases in the week to 6 May).

The English national average is 23, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 39.1.

There have been no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area in the last seven days.

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 12 May:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 12 May

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 & Clementhorpe968.45 (125.0%)
York City Centre
537.12 (66.7%)
Holgate West442.72 (100.0%)
Tang Hall435.30 (0.0%)
Heworth North & Stockton330.91 (50.0%)
Holgate East333.01 (50.0%)
Acomb0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Clifton North0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Clifton Without & Skelton0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Fulford, Heslington & University0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Haxby0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Heworth South & The Groves0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Huntington0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
New Earswick0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Osbaldwick0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Rawcliffe & Clifton South0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
South Bank & Dringhouses0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Strensall0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Wigginton0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A

In North Yorkshire, there were 12 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 30,173  – an infection rate of 4,883.9 cases per 100K.

There are 1,900 cases in Ryedale (no change), 5,202 in Selby (up five), 7,741 in Harrogate (up two), 4,229 in Hambleton (up one), 5,613 in Scarborough (up three), 2,650 in Richmondshire (no change) and 2,850 in Craven (up one).

There were no more coronavirus-related deaths reported by York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust today – or at the weekend.

That leaves the total at 591 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals). The last death reported at the trust was on 21 April.

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

  • Total of people tested positive in the UK: 4,452,756 (4,450,777)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 1,979 (1,926)
  • Total number UK deaths: 127,684 (127,679)
  • Daily UK deaths: 5 (4)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 12,351 (12,349)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 30,185 (30,173)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 18,467 (18,460)
  • People vaccinated – 1st dose: 36,704,672 as of 16 May (36,573,354)
  • People vaccinated – 2nd dose: 20,287,403 as of 16 May (20,103,658)