Thursday update: One more coronavirus death and 56 more cases in York – 336 cases in North Yorkshire

Social distancing tape at Shambles Market. Photograph: YorkMix

There was one more coronavirus-related death in York Hospital today (Thursday, 12 November).

And there were 56 more confirmed Covid-19 cases in York. This takes the cumulative total to 4,338 – giving an overall infection rate of 2,059.7 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days there have been 354 positive Covid-19 tests in York – which is down by 41 (-10.4%).

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 170.0 new cases per 100,000 people (358 cases in the week to 8 November). That’s down from 187.1 in the previous seven days (394 cases in the week to 1 November).

At the University of York, there were 68 individuals self isolating due to a positive Covid-19 test today. Since the previous update on Wednesday it has been notified of 10 new cases, included in that figure.

At York St John University, there were 16 people self isolating due to a positive test on Thursday.

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 7 November:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 7 November

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
York City Centre
30222.6-2 (-6.2%)
Fulford, Heslington & University26271.1-16 (-38.1%)
Holgate East24264.116 (200.0%)
Acomb23219.7-1 (-4.2%)
South Bank & Dringhouses23294.816 (228.6%)
Heworth South & The Groves22192.2-2 (-8.3%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe20241.17 (53.8%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood20216.7-4 (-16.7%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe18136.70 (0.0%)
Clifton Without & Skelton17199.8-2 (-10.5%)
Holgate West17181.4-2 (-10.5%)
Wigginton17278.73 (21.4%)
Tang Hall14123.4-1 (-6.7%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park14149.9-4 (-22.2%)
Haxby12208.95 (71.4%)
Strensall12172.1-14 (-53.8%)
Heworth North & Stockton11113.11 (10.0%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake10154.30 (0.0%)
Huntington9131.0-5 (-35.7%)
New Earswick8139.1-2 (-20.0%)
Clifton North780.72 (40.0%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South783.3-6 (-46.2%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham694.14 (200.0%)
Osbaldwick0 No data *Suppressed0 No data *Suppressed0 No data *Suppressed

In North Yorkshire, there were 336 new confirmed Covid-19 cases today, taking the cumulative total to 11,022 – an infection rate of 1,783.3 cases per 100K.

There are 585 cases in Ryedale (up 30), 1,665 in Selby (up 50), 3,178 in Harrogate (up 75), 1,474 in Hambleton (up 31), 2,145 in Scarborough (up 94), 892 in Richmondshire (up 28) and 1,083 in Craven (up 28).

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

That takes the total to 247. We don’t have an up-to-date breakdown of that figure between York and Scarborough Hospitals.

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

  • Total of people tested positive in the UK: 1,290,195 (1,256,725)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 33,470 (22,950)
  • Total number UK deaths: 50,928 (50,365)
  • Daily UK deaths: 563 (595)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 4,338 (4,282)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 11,022 (10,686)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 7,510 (7,214)