Saturday update: 18 more coronavirus cases in York

A Covid-19 test prepared for analysis in the laboratory at Whiston Hospital in Merseyside. Photograph: Peter Byrne / PA Wire

There were 18 more coronavirus cases confirmed in York today (Saturday, 27 February).

It takes the cumulative total to 11,841 – giving an overall infection rate of 5,622 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 149 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – a decrease of one (-0.7%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 77.4 new cases per 100,000 people.

The English national average is 112.6, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 150.7.

There have been no more coronavirus-related deaths in the York council area, and four in the last seven days (down 12 / -75%).

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

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 22 February

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
Tang Hall15132.212 (400.0%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe1398.78 (160.0%)
Huntington12174.64 (50.0%)
York City Centre
1074.23 (42.9%)
Clifton North9103.80 (0.0%)
Acomb876.40 (0.0%)
Clifton Without & Skelton894.0-3 (-27.3%)
Haxby8139.35 (166.7%)
Heworth North & Stockton882.31 (14.3%)
Heworth South & The Groves869.90 (0.0%)
Holgate East777.0-5 (-41.7%)
Holgate West774.70 (0.0%)
South Bank & Dringhouses789.74 (133.3%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood775.8-3 (-30.0%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park774.9-4 (-36.4%)
Fulford, Heslington & University662.62 (50.0%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe560.32 (66.7%)
Strensall571.70 (0.0%)
Osbaldwick447.6-3 (-42.9%)
New Earswick352.20 (0.0%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake0-2 Data suppressed*N/AN/A
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham0-2 Data suppressed*N/AN/A
Rawcliffe & Clifton South0-2 Data suppressed*N/AN/A
Wigginton0-2 Data suppressed*N/AN/A

In North Yorkshire, there were 50 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 27,982  – an infection rate of 4,535.5 cases per 100K.

There are 1,786 cases in Ryedale (up four), 4,545 in Selby (up ten), 7,280 in Harrogate (up 18), 4,021 in Hambleton (up nine), 5,287 in Scarborough (up four), 2,465 in Richmondshire (up two) and 2,648 in Craven (up three).

There was one more coronavirus-related death reported by York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust today.

That takes the total to 572 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: 4,170,519 (4,163,085)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 7,434 (8,523)
  • Total number UK deaths: 122,705 (122,415)
  • Daily UK deaths: 290 (345)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 11,841 (11,823)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 28,032 (27,982)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 16,701 (16,653)
  • People vaccinated – 1st dose: 19,682,048 as of 26 February (19,177,555)
  • People vaccinated – 2nd dose: 768,810 as of 26 February (736,037)