Thursday update: Another 600+ coronavirus cases in York and North Yorkshire

7 Jan 2021 @ 5.28 pm
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Another 199 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Thursday, 7 January).

It takes the cumulative total to 8,522 – giving an overall infection rate of 4,046.2 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days there have been 1,281 positive Covid-19 tests in York – an increase of 488 (61.5%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 573.6 new cases per 100,000 people (1,208 cases in the week to 3 January). That’s up from 296.7 in the previous seven days (625 cases in the week to 27 December).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 2 January:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 2 January

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 Park1161,241.761 (110.9%)
Clifton Without & Skelton79928.552 (192.6%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood74801.840 (117.6%)
Acomb73697.340 (121.2%)
York City Centre
57423.026 (83.9%)
Heworth North & Stockton53545.139 (278.6%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South53630.424 (82.8%)
South Bank & Dringhouses51653.828 (121.7%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake47725.418 (62.1%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe47357.026 (123.8%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham46721.711 (31.4%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe44530.4-9 (-17.0%)
Holgate West43459.016 (59.3%)
Fulford, Heslington & University40417.133 (471.4%)
Heworth South & The Groves39340.823 (143.8%)
Wigginton38623.128 (280.0%)
Clifton North37426.818 (94.7%)
Holgate East33363.112 (57.1%)
Tang Hall32282.122 (220.0%)
Osbaldwick31368.812 (63.2%)
Huntington30436.65 (20.0%)
Strensall25358.619 (316.7%)
Haxby21365.614 (200.0%)
New Earswick13226.04 (44.4%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 419 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 20,226  – an infection rate of 3,272.5 cases per 100K.

There are 1,191 cases in Ryedale (up 18), 3,173 in Selby (up 78), 5,160 in Harrogate (up 120), 2,674 in Hambleton (up 59), 4,354 in Scarborough (up 66), 1,645 in Richmondshire (up 35) and 1,970 in Craven (up 82).

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

That takes the total to 390 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: 2,889,419 (2,836,801)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 52,618 (62,322)
  • Total number UK deaths: 78,508 (77,346)
  • Daily UK deaths: 1,162 (1,041)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 8,522 (8,323)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 20,226 (19,807)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 13,030 (12,908)
  • People vaccinated – 1st dose: 1,296,432 as of 3 January