Sunday update: York coronavirus case rate falls again

A York hand sanitising station in the snow. Photograph: Richard McDougall

Another 70 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Sunday, 28 November).

That takes the cumulative case total to 28,703 – giving an overall infection rate of 13,602.5 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 742 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – down 115 (-13.4%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 373.4 new cases per 100,000 people (788 cases in the week to 24 November).

The English national average is 437.8, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 368.6.

There were no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area reported today, and none in the last seven days (as at 28 November).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 23 November:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 23 November

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
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe64772.130 (88.2%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake58899.1-36 (-38.3%)
Heworth North & Stockton51527.322 (75.9%)
Wigginton44726.95 (12.8%)
South Bank & Dringhouses44554.311 (33.3%)
Clifton Without & Skelton43503.5-11 (-20.4%)
Acomb42401.5-20 (-32.3%)
Holgate West37396.1-18 (-32.7%)
Tang Hall36320.4-5 (-12.2%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe35263.5-4 (-10.3%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park32342.40 (0.0%)
Osbaldwick31363.51 (3.3%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood29319.2-4 (-12.1%)
Fulford, Heslington & University29296.66 (26.1%)
Haxby29296.6-39 (-72.2%)
Holgate East28308.9-6 (-17.6%)
New Earswick24413.71 (4.3%)
Huntington24352.5-1 (-4.0%)
Heworth South & The Groves24210.6-35 (-59.3%)
York City Centre23165.13 (15.0%)
Clifton North22252.5-8 (-26.7%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South21252.3-18 (-46.2%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham16253.5-9 (-36.0%)
Strensall16230.4-10 (-38.5%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 304 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 86,526 – an infection rate of 13,942.1 cases per 100K.

North Yorkshire Covid-19 data 28 Nov 2021

Council areaNew casesTotal casesCase rateTotal deaths

At weekends, NHS England does not issue updates on coronavirus-related deaths at trust hospitals.

There were two coronavirus patients admitted to the York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust trust on 21 November, and 50 patients in hospital on 23 November. In the previous seven days, 37 Covid patients were admitted – down 11.

Today’s key figures: 28 Nov 2021

People tested positive:37,68139,567
Total of people tested positive in the UK:10,146,91510,110,408
Daily UK deaths:51131
Total number UK deaths:144,775144,724
Confirmed cases in York:28,70328,633
Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire:86,52686,222
Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire:49,80349,621
People vaccinated in York – 1st doseDaily: 174
Total: 159,666
Daily: 17
Total: 159,491
People vaccinated in York – 2nd doseDaily: 235
Total: 146,770
Daily: 50
Total: 146,535
People vaccinated UK – 1st doseDaily: 22,304
Total: 50,917,949
Daily: 19,933
Total: 50,895,645
People vaccinated UK – 2nd doseDaily: 31,679
Total: 46,309,909
Daily: 23,149
Total: 46,278,230
People vaccinated UK – booster doseDaily: 450,480
Total: 17,581,331
Daily: 351,195
Total: 17,130,851