Thursday update: 16 more coronavirus cases in York

A ‘Help stop the spread of Covid’ sign in the window of the Three Cranes pub in York. Photograph: YorkMix

Another 16 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Thursday, 25 February).

It takes the cumulative total to 11,805 – giving an overall infection rate of 5,604.9 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 164 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – an increase of 11 (7.2%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 77.4 new cases per 100,000 people (163 cases in the week to 21 February). That’s down from 81.7 in the previous seven days (172 cases in the week to 14 February).

The English national average is 118.3, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 154.3.

There has been one more coronavirus-related death in the York council area, and seven in the last seven days (down 11 / -61.1%).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 20 February:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 20 February

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
Huntington14203.77 (100.0%)
Clifton Without & Skelton13152.87 (116.7%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe1398.78 (160.0%)
Tang Hall12105.86 (100.0%)
York City Centre
1074.20 (0.0%)
Acomb986.03 (50.0%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood997.51 (12.5%)
Clifton North780.7-8 (-53.3%)
Haxby7121.95 (250.0%)
Heworth North & Stockton772.0-2 (-22.2%)
Heworth South & The Groves761.2-2 (-22.2%)
Holgate East777.0-7 (-50.0%)
Fulford, Heslington & University662.61 (20.0%)
Osbaldwick671.4-4 (-40.0%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe560.32 (66.7%)
Holgate West553.4-5 (-50.0%)
South Bank & Dringhouses451.32 (100.0%)
Strensall457.4-4 (-50.0%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park332.1-9 (-75.0%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake0-2 Data suppressed*N/AN/A
New Earswick0-2 Data suppressed*N/AN/A
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham0-2 Data suppressed*N/AN/A
Rawcliffe & Clifton South0-2 Data suppressed*N/AN/A
Wigginton0-2 Data suppressed*N/AN/A

In North Yorkshire, there were 46 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 27,938  – an infection rate of 4,520.3 cases per 100K.

There are 1,781 cases in Ryedale (up two), 4,527 in Selby (up five), 7,238 in Harrogate (up 12), 4,009 in Hambleton (up 11), 5,276 in Scarborough (up five), 2,453 in Richmondshire (up eight) and 2,642 in Craven (up three).

There was one more coronavirus-related death reported by York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust today.

That takes the total to 570 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: 4,154,562 (4,144,577)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 9,985 (9,938)
  • Total number UK deaths: 122,070 (121,747)
  • Daily UK deaths: 323 (442)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 11,805 (11,789)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 27,938 (27,892)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 16,616 (16,575)
  • People vaccinated – 1st dose: 18,691,835 as of 24 February (18,242,873)
  • People vaccinated – 2nd dose: 700,718 as of 24 February (669,105)