Thursday update: Another 292 coronavirus cases confirmed in York

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Another 292 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Thursday, 17 March).

That takes the cumulative case total to 57,970 – giving an overall infection rate of 27,472.4 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 1,666 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – up 499 (42.8%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 668.2 new cases per 100,000 people (1,410 cases in the week to 13 March). It was 625.1 yesterday.

The English national average is 617.2, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 437.3.

There have been three coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area in the last seven days (up three).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 12 March:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 12 March

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 & Dringhouses831045.634 (69.4%)
Holgate East81893.540 (97.6%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe79594.731 (64.6%)
Acomb73697.934 (87.2%)
Heworth South & The Groves73640.722 (43.1%)
York City Centre70502.414 (25.0%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake671038.632 (91.4%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park66706.127 (69.2%)
Clifton Without & Skelton63737.730 (90.9%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood63693.518 (40.0%)
Tang Hall62551.727 (77.1%)
Huntington61896.036 (144.0%)
Heworth North & Stockton59610.024 (68.6%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South57684.826 (83.9%)
Holgate West56599.411 (24.4%)
Strensall54777.827 (100.0%)
Osbaldwick52609.79 (20.9%)
New Earswick48827.322 (84.6%)
Clifton North48551.023 (92.0%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham43681.43 (7.5%)
Fulford, Heslington & University43439.86 (16.2%)
Haxby38664.811 (40.7%)
Wigginton38627.816 (72.7%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe33398.14 (13.8%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 763 new coronavirus cases reported today – taking the cumulative total to 165,674 – an infection rate of 26,695.3 cases per 100K.

North Yorkshire Covid-19 data 17 Mar 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 830 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals).

There are 236 confirmed and suspected Covid patients in York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals) – no change. Four are in the intensive care unit – no change.

Today’s key figures: 17 Mar 2022

People tested positive
Total of people tested positive in the UK:20,001,62720,001,627
Daily UK deaths:138153
Total number UK deaths:163,386163,248
Confirmed cases in York:57,97057,678
Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire:165,674164,911
Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire:94,25993,828
People vaccinated in York – 1st doseDaily: 34
Total: 164,716
Daily: 0
Total: 164,682
People vaccinated in York – 2nd doseDaily: 58
Total: 155,419
Daily: 24
Total: 155,361
People vaccinated in York – boosterDaily: 82
Total: 127,046
Daily: 53
Total: 126,964
People vaccinated UK – 1st doseDaily: 4,009
Total: 52,721,459
Daily: 3,976
Total: 52,717,164
People vaccinated UK – 2nd doseDaily: 14,046
Total: 49,254,795
Daily: 13,709
Total: 49,239,879
People vaccinated UK – booster doseDaily: 18,812
Total: 38,576,876
Daily: 18,402
Total: 38,556,133