Thursday update: Rise in the number of coronavirus patients at York Hospital

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A further 114 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Thursday, 28 October).

That takes the cumulative case total to 24,986 – giving an overall infection rate of 11,841 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 876 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – up 45 (5.4%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 437.4 new cases per 100,000 people (923 cases in the week to 24 October).

The English national average is 480.5, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 454.7.

There was one coronavirus death in the City of York Council area reported today, and two in the last seven days (as at 28 October).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 23 October:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 23 October

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
Acomb87831.746 (112.2%)
South Bank & Dringhouses67844.023 (52.3%)
Holgate East66728.134 (106.2%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham63998.333 (110.0%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park61652.632 (110.3%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood58638.59 (18.4%)
Holgate West57610.10 (0.0%)
Clifton Without & Skelton50585.512 (31.6%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South37444.5-3 (-7.5%)
Haxby34594.812 (54.5%)
Wigginton33545.217 (106.2%)
Osbaldwick32375.211 (52.4%)
Heworth South & The Groves32280.810 (45.5%)
Heworth North & Stockton30310.25 (20.0%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe28337.81 (3.7%)
York City Centre28201.013 (86.7%)
Clifton North27309.99 (50.0%)
Tang Hall27240.3-8 (-22.9%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe26195.7-4 (-13.3%)
New Earswick21361.94 (23.5%)
Fulford, Heslington & University20204.52 (11.1%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake15232.5-10 (-40.0%)
Strensall15216.0-4 (-21.1%)
Huntington9132.2-13 (-59.1%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 391 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 73,110 – an infection rate of 11,780.3 cases per 100K.

There are:

  • 4,976 cases in Ryedale (up 38) – 631 case rate per 100K
  • 11,837 in Selby (up 44) – 539.8
  • 20,389 in Harrogate (up 111) – 574.5
  • 10,119 in Hambleton (up 60) – 516.7
  • 13,154 in Scarborough (up 78) – 522.4
  • 5,835 in Richmondshire (up 30) – 375.9
  • 6,800 in Craven (up 30) – 619.1.

There were no coronavirus-related deaths reported by York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust today.

That leaves the total at 676 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals).

There were ten coronavirus patients admitted to the York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust trust on 24 October, and 61 in the previous seven days (up 22).

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Today’s key figures

StatisticTodayYesterday
Daily total of people tested positive:39,84243,941
Total of people tested positive in the UK:8,936,1558,897,149
Daily UK deaths:165207
Total number UK deaths:140,206140,041
Confirmed cases in York:24,98624,872
Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire:73,11072,719
Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire:42,78042,575
People vaccinated in York – 1st doseDaily: 584
Total: 155,935
Data not updated
People vaccinated in York – 2nd doseDaily: 75
Total: 144,733
Data not updated
People vaccinated UK – 1st doseDaily: 44,082
Total: 49,838,202
Daily: 41,083
Total: 49,794,120
People vaccinated UK – 2nd doseDaily: 21,577
Total: 45,627,499
Daily: 23,031
Total: 45,605,920