Sunday update: York records more than 1,000 new coronavirus cases in a week

Shoppers dine outside in York on New Year's Day. Photograph: Zac Goodwin
3 Jan 2021 @ 5.51 pm
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Another 146 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Sunday, 3 January).

It takes the cumulative total to 7,718 – giving an overall infection rate of 3,664.5 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days there have been 1,050 positive Covid-19 tests in York – an increase of 501 (91.3%) week on week.

The latest validated data shows a coronavirus rate in York of 321.9 in the seven days to 28 December.

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 29 December:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 29 December

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
Change
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park1011,081.165 (180.6%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe61735.339 (177.3%)
South Bank & Dringhouses61735.339 (177.3%)
Acomb46439.421 (84.0%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South44523.425 (131.6%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood43465.98 (22.9%)
Clifton Without & Skelton41481.920 (95.2%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham40627.510 (33.3%)
Holgate West38405.619 (100.0%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake37571.121 (131.2%)
York City Centre
37274.614 (60.9%)
Clifton North34392.222 (183.3%)
Holgate East29319.122 (314.3%)
Huntington27392.910 (58.8%)
Osbaldwick24285.511 (84.6%)
Heworth South & The Groves23201.05 (27.8%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe22167.16 (37.5%)
Heworth North & Stockton21216.04 (23.5%)
Fulford, Heslington & University20208.615 (300.0%)
Wigginton20327.98 (66.7%)
Tang Hall16141.08 (100.0%)
Strensall14200.83 (27.3%)
New Earswick12208.64 (50.0%)
Haxby8139.3-2 (-20.0%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 287 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 18,491  – an infection rate of 2,991.8 cases per 100K.

There are 1,112 cases in Ryedale (up 22), 2,874 in Selby (up 25), 4,647 in Harrogate (up 72), 2,471 in Hambleton (up 56), 4,118 in Scarborough (up 36), 1,480 in Richmondshire (up 40) and 1,789 in Craven (up 36).

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

That takes the total to 380 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: 2,654,779 (2,599,789)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 54,990 (57,725)
  • Total number UK deaths: 75,024 (74,570)
  • Daily UK deaths: 454 (445)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 7,572 (7,572)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 18,491 (18,204)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 12,491 (12,403)