Monday update: York coronavirus case rate falls to 355

A coronavirus testing station at York St John University. Photograph: YorkMix

A further 67 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Monday, 26 July).

That takes the cumulative case total to 16,907 – giving an overall infection rate of 8,027.3 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 621 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – down 409 (-39.7%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 355.6 new cases per 100,000 people (749 cases in the week to 22 July). That’s down from 474.8 in the previous seven days (1,000 cases in the week to 15 July).

The English national average is 499.4, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 589.9.

There have been no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area reported today, and one in the last seven days (as at 26 July).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 21 July:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 21 July

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
Change
Holgate West50533.7-6 (-10.7%)
Heworth South & The Groves49428.2-2 (-3.9%)
Holgate East49539.15 (11.4%)
York City Centre47348.82 (4.4%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood45487.6-3 (-6.2%)
Tang Hall44387.90 (0.0%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park44471.0-10 (-18.5%)
Clifton Without & Skelton43505.410 (30.3%)
Acomb42401.2-17 (-28.8%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe40303.8-5 (-11.1%)
Haxby38661.619 (100.0%)
Heworth North & Stockton37380.55 (15.6%)
Wigginton34557.512 (54.5%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake33509.3-22 (-40.0%)
South Bank & Dringhouses32410.2-10 (-23.8%)
Fulford, Heslington & University31323.3-5 (-13.9%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe30361.6-17 (-36.2%)
Clifton North30346.1-5 (-14.3%)
Osbaldwick30356.915 (100.0%)
New Earswick29504.28 (38.1%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South28333.1-4 (-12.5%)
Huntington25363.8-7 (-21.9%)
Strensall21301.2-14 (-40.0%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham19298.1-3 (-13.6%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 209 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 41,942 – an infection rate of 6,786.1 cases per 100K.

There are:

  • 2,482 cases in Ryedale (up 19) – case rate 283.5 per 100K
  • 7,058 in Selby (up 19) – 538.5
  • 10,908 in Harrogate (up 57) – 485.6
  • 6,110 in Hambleton (up 34) – 625.6
  • 7,578 in Scarborough (up 44) – 568.2
  • 3,755 in Richmondshire (up 23) – 491.3
  • 4,051 in Craven (up 13) – 644.

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

That leaves the total at 601 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals). The last death was reported on 21 July.

There were four coronavirus patients admitted to the trust on 18 July, and 30 in the previous seven days (up six).

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

  • Total of people tested positive in the UK: 5,722,298 (5,697,912)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 24,950 (29,173)
  • Total number UK deaths: 129,172 (129,158)
  • Daily UK deaths: 14 (28)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 16,907 (16,840)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 41,942 (41,733)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 24,949 (24,840)
  • People vaccinated in York on 25 July – 1st dose: 33; 146,721 in total
  • People vaccinated in York on 25 July – 2nd dose: 391; 111,220 in total
  • People vaccinated UK – 1st dose: 46,589,211 as of 25 July (46,563,452)
  • People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose: 37,287,384 as of 25 July (37,160,659)