Monday update: York’s coronavirus rate remains in single figures on first day of reopening

The Coppergate Centre welcomes back social-distancing shoppers on Monday. Photograph: YorkMix

A further eight coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Monday, 12 April) – the first day of the reopening after lockdown.

That takes the cumulative total to 12,167 – giving an overall infection rate of 5,776.8 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 20 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – down nine (-31%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 13.3 new cases per 100,000 people (28 cases in the week to 8 April). That’s down from 14.7 in the previous seven days (31 cases in the week to 1 April).

The English national average is 28.1, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 62.4.

There were no more coronavirus-related deaths in the York council area today, and none in the last seven days (down two / 0%).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 7 April:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 7 April

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
South Bank & Dringhouses564.13 (150.0%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe430.41 (33.3%)
Clifton North334.61 (50.0%)
Acomb0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Clifton Without & Skelton0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Fulford, Heslington & University0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Haxby0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Heworth North & Stockton0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Heworth South & The Groves0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Holgate East0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Holgate West0-2 (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
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Rawcliffe & Clifton South0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Strensall0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Tang Hall0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Wigginton0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
York City Centre
0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A

In North Yorkshire, there were 34 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 29,428  – an infection rate of 4,761.4 cases per 100K.

There are 1,863 cases in Ryedale (up two), 4,887 in Selby (up nine), 7,596 in Harrogate (up 11), 4,176 in Hambleton (up five), 5,518 in Scarborough (up one), 2,604 in Richmondshire (up one) and 2,784 in Craven (up five).

There were no more coronavirus-related deaths reported by York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust today. The last deaths were on Sunday, 11 April.

That leaves the total at 587 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: 4,373,343 (4,369,775)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 3,568 (1,730)
  • Total number UK deaths: 127,100 (127,087)
  • Daily UK deaths: 13 (7)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 12,167 (12,159)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 29,428 (29,394)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 17,965 (17,936)
  • People vaccinated – 1st dose: 32,190,576 as of 11 April (32,121,353)
  • People vaccinated – 2nd dose: 7,656,205 as of 11 April (7,466,540)