Saturday update: Coronavirus cases fall by 5% week on week in York

A message to self-isolate displayed on the NHS coronavirus contact tracing app. Photograph: Yui Mok / PA wire

Another 117 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Saturday, 14 August).

That takes the cumulative case total to 18,656 – giving an overall infection rate of 8,841.2 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 662 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – down 36 (-5.2%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 343.1 new cases per 100,000 people.

The English national average is 305.2, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 380.4.

There were no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area reported today, and five in the last seven days (as at 14 August).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 9 August:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 9 August

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
York City Centre67497.219 (39.6%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe47357.025 (113.6%)
Clifton Without & Skelton40470.15 (14.3%)
Fulford, Heslington & University39406.717 (77.3%)
Osbaldwick38452.116 (72.7%)
Holgate West37394.912 (48.0%)
Tang Hall36317.3-6 (-14.3%)
Heworth South & The Groves34297.1-3 (-8.1%)
Acomb31296.18 (34.8%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South31368.78 (34.8%)
Haxby27470.123 (575.0%)
Holgate East27297.13 (12.5%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park27289.09 (50.0%)
Heworth North & Stockton26267.48 (44.4%)
Huntington26378.3-2 (-7.1%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood25270.95 (25.0%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe23277.23 (15.0%)
Wigginton23377.1-1 (-4.2%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham22345.210 (83.3%)
Strensall22315.6-1 (-4.3%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake20308.7-5 (-20.0%)
New Earswick20347.75 (33.3%)
South Bank & Dringhouses19243.67 (58.3%)
Clifton North17196.1-5 (-22.7%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 256 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 46,382 – an infection rate of 7,473.6 cases per 100K.

At weekends, the NHS doesn’t report coronavirus deaths in hospital trusts.

There was one coronavirus patients admitted to the York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust trust on 8 August, and 18 in the previous seven days (down 11).


Today’s key figures

Total of people tested positive in the UK:6,241,0116,211,868
Daily total of people tested positive:29,52032,700
Daily UK deaths:93100
Total number UK deaths:130,894130,801
Confirmed cases in York:18,65618,539
Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire:46,38246,126
Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire:28,21328,035
People vaccinated in York – 1st dose55147,953 in total
People vaccinated in York – 2nd dose779122,520 in total
People vaccinated UK – 1st dose47,254,39947,215,352
People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose40,372,98140,206,029