Sunday update: Another 97 coronavirus cases confirmed in York

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A further 97 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Sunday, 15 August).

That takes the cumulative case total to 18,753 – giving an overall infection rate of 8,887.2 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 686 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – down 6 (-0.9%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 327.9 new cases per 100,000 people.

The English national average is 306.1, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 381.6.

There were no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area reported today, and five in the last seven days (as at 15 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 10 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 Centre63467.510 (18.9%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe41311.410 (32.3%)
Fulford, Heslington & University37385.814 (60.9%)
Heworth South & The Groves36314.63 (9.1%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South36428.210 (38.5%)
Osbaldwick35416.413 (59.1%)
Tang Hall34299.7-4 (-10.5%)
Clifton Without & Skelton32376.1-6 (-15.8%)
Huntington31451.12 (6.9%)
Holgate West30320.2-3 (-9.1%)
Strensall28401.76 (27.3%)
Heworth North & Stockton27277.77 (35.0%)
Holgate East27297.1-2 (-6.9%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park27289.010 (58.8%)
Haxby26452.618 (225.0%)
South Bank & Dringhouses24307.713 (118.2%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood23249.22 (9.5%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham21329.59 (75.0%)
Acomb20191.0-11 (-35.5%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake20308.7-4 (-16.7%)
New Earswick20347.75 (33.3%)
Wigginton20327.9-9 (-31.0%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe18217.0-6 (-25.0%)
Clifton North16184.6-9 (-36.0%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 240 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 46,622 – an infection rate of 7,512.3 cases per 100K.

There are:

  • 2,840 cases in Ryedale287.6 case rate per 100K
  • 7,825 in Selby296.6
  • 12,192 in Harrogate280.4
  • 6,709 in Hambleton223
  • 8,464 in Scarborough287.9
  • 4,150 in Richmondshire249.4
  • 4,442 in Craven235.4.

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:6,267,4376,241,011
Daily total of people tested positive:26,75029,520
Daily UK deaths:6193
Total number UK deaths:130,953130,894
Confirmed cases in York:18,75318,656
Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire:46,62246,382
Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire:28,42028,213
People vaccinated in York – 1st dose15147,968 in total
People vaccinated in York – 2nd dose710123,230 in total
People vaccinated UK – 1st dose47,302,44547,254,399
People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose40,577,19840,372,981