Thursday update: 38 coronavirus cases reported in York

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A further 38 coronavirus cases were reported in York today (Thursday, 5 May).

That takes the cumulative case total to 64,890 – giving an overall infection rate of 30,751.8 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 230 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – down 100 (-30.3%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 119.9 new cases per 100,000 people (253 cases). It was 126.1 yesterday.

The English national average is 124.3, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 121.7.

There have been three coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area in the last seven days (down one). The total number of deaths in the city is 483.

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 30 April:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 30 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
South Bank & Dringhouses25314.9-2 (-7.4%)
Huntington16235.0-2 (-11.1%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park16171.2-3 (-15.8%)
York City Centre16114.8-7 (-30.4%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe14168.9-10 (-41.7%)
Tang Hall14124.6-4 (-22.2%)
Holgate East13143.4-1 (-7.1%)
Holgate West13139.2-8 (-38.1%)
Fulford, Heslington & University12122.7-4 (-20.0%)
Heworth South & The Groves12105.3-11 (-47.8%)
Clifton Without & Skelton11128.8-13 (-54.2%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham11174.3-8 (-42.1%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake10155.0-14 (-58.3%)
Acomb986.0-2 (-18.2%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe860.2-33 (-80.5%)
Clifton North780.3-16 (-69.6%)
New Earswick7120.60 (0.0%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South784.1-12 (-63.2%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood777.1-12 (-63.2%)
Heworth North & Stockton662.0-10 (-62.5%)
Strensall686.4-12 (-66.7%)
Haxby587.5-3 (-37.5%)
Osbaldwick446.9-8 (-66.7%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 104 new coronavirus cases reported today, taking the cumulative total to 186,184 – an infection rate of 30,000.2 cases per 100K.

North Yorkshire Covid-19 data 5 May 2022

Council areaNew casesTotal casesCase rateTotal deaths

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

That takes the total to 930 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals).

There were 130 Covid patients in York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals) today – no change. Four are in the intensive care unit – no change.

Today’s key figures: 5 May 2022

People tested positive:12,46016,665
Total of people tested positive in the UK:22,102,98322,090,523
Daily UK deaths:438227
Total number UK deaths:175,984175,546
Confirmed cases in York:64,89064,852
Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire:186,184186,080
Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire:106,097106,014
People vaccinated in York – 1st doseDaily: 49
Total: 165,363
Daily: 38
Total: 165,352
People vaccinated in York – 2nd doseDaily: 178
Total: 156,888
Daily: 167
Total: 156,861
People vaccinated in York – boosterDaily: 268
Total: 129,037
Daily: 247
Total: 165,325
People vaccinated UK – 1st doseNo updateDaily: 100,869
Total: 53,189,550
People vaccinated UK – 2nd doseNo updateDaily: 68,013
Total: 49,730,039
People vaccinated UK – booster doseNo updateDaily: 127,501
Total: 39,254,038