Saturday update: Nine new coronavirus cases in York – and two deaths at the NHS trust

The hands, face, space flags on Davygate. Photograph: YorkMix

Another nine cases of coronavirus were confirmed in York today (Saturday, 17 April).

That takes the cumulative total to 12,185 – giving an overall infection rate of 5,785.4 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 27 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – up seven (35%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 12.3 new cases per 100,000 people.

The English national average is 29, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 60.7.

There was one more coronavirus-related death in the York council area today, and one in the last seven days (0%).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 12 April:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 12 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
Clifton Without & Skelton782.35 (250.0%)
Clifton North557.73 (150.0%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood332.51 (50.0%)
Acomb0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe0-2 (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
South Bank & Dringhouses0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Strensall0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Tang Hall0-2 (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 15 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 29,542  – an infection rate of 4,779.8 cases per 100K.

There are 1,873 cases in Ryedale (no change), 4,918 in Selby (up five), 7,626 in Harrogate (up five), 4,181 in Hambleton (no change), 5,536 in Scarborough (no change), 2,613 in Richmondshire (up one) and 2,795 in Craven (up four).

There were two more coronavirus-related deaths reported by York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust today.

That takes the total at 590 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: 4,385,938 (4,383,732)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 2,206 (2,596)
  • Total number UK deaths: 127,260 (127,225)
  • Daily UK deaths: 35 (34)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 12,185 (12,176)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 29,542 (29,527)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 18,059 (18,038)
  • People vaccinated – 1st dose: 32,693,527 as of 16 April (32,574,221)
  • People vaccinated – 2nd dose: 9,416,968 as of 16 April (8,931,547)