Thursday update: One more coronavirus case confirmed in York

One more coronavirus case was confirmed in York today (Thursday, 3 September).

That takes the cumulative total to 976 – an overall infection rate of 463.4 cases per 100,000 people.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 9.0 new cases per 100,000 people (19 cases in the week to 31 August). That’s up from 5.2 in the previous seven days (11 cases in the week to 24 August).

In North Yorkshire, 17 new cases were confirmed today, taking the cumulative total to 2,768 – an infection rate of 447.9 cases per 100K.

There are 146 cases in Ryedale (up two), 349 in Selby (up seven), 789 in Harrogate (up four), 341 in Hambleton (up two), 579 in Scarborough (up one), 289 in Richmondshire (up one) and 275 in Craven (no change).

There were no more coronavirus related deaths reported by York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust reported today – the total remains at 214. The last death recorded within the trust was on 18 June.

The total includes 134 in York Hospital and 80 in Scarborough.

Here are the updated figures (yesterday’s numbers in brackets):

  • Total lab confirmed UK cases: 340,411 (338,676)
  • Daily lab confirmed UK cases: 1,735 (1,508)
  • Total number UK deaths: 41,527 (41,514)
  • Daily UK deaths: 13 (10)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 976 (975)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 2,768 (2,751)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 1,717 (1,714)