Monday update: York coronavirus rate drops to 30 – less than a third of Yorkshire’s

Parliament Street in York on Monday. Photograph: YorkMix

Another 12 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Monday, 22 March).

That takes the cumulative total to 12,128 – giving an overall infection rate of 5,758.3 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 64 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – down 21 (-24.7%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 30.9 new cases per 100,000 people (65 cases in the week to 18 March). That’s down from 49.9 in the previous seven days (105 cases in the week to 11 March).

The English national average is 56.8, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 109.1.

There have been no more coronavirus-related deaths in the York council area today, and three in the last seven days (up two / 200%).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 17 March:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 17 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
Heworth South & The Groves869.92 (33.3%)
South Bank & Dringhouses676.90 (0.0%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham578.43 (150.0%)
Strensall571.7-5 (-50.0%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park553.5-6 (-54.5%)
Acomb438.20 (0.0%)
Clifton Without & Skelton447.0-2 (-33.3%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood443.30 (0.0%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe322.8-2 (-40.0%)
Haxby352.21 (50.0%)
Holgate West332.0-3 (-50.0%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Clifton North0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Fulford, Heslington & University0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Heworth North & Stockton0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Holgate East0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Huntington0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
New Earswick0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Osbaldwick0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Rawcliffe & Clifton South0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Tang Hall0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Wigginton0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
York City Centre
0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A

In North Yorkshire, there were 44 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 28,946  – an infection rate of 4,683.4 cases per 100K.

There are 1,845 cases in Ryedale (up three), 4,729 in Selby (up eight), 7,532 in Harrogate (up 14), 4,143 in Hambleton (up four), 5,409 in Scarborough (up ten), 2,571 in Richmondshire (up one) and 2,717 in Craven (up four).

There were no more coronavirus-related deaths reported by York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust today.

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: 4,301,925 (4,296,583)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 5,342 (5,312)
  • Total number UK deaths: 126,172 (126,155)
  • Daily UK deaths: 17 (33)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 12,128 (12,116)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 28,946 (28,902)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 17,534 (17,510)
  • People vaccinated – 1st dose: 27,997,976 as of 21 March (27,630,970)
  • People vaccinated – 2nd dose: 2,281,384 as of 21 March (2,228,772)