Thursday update: Total number of Covid cases in York exceeds 60K

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Another 334 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Thursday, 24 March).

That takes the cumulative case total to 60,036 – giving an overall infection rate of 28,293.2 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 2,066 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – up 400 (24%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 860.1 new cases per 100,000 people (1,815 cases in the week to 20 March). It was 851.1 yesterday.

The English national average is 831.4, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 634.

There have been four coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area in the last seven days (up one). The total number of deaths in the city is 459.

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 19 March:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 19 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
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe113850.633 (41.3%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park1061134.139 (63.9%)
Holgate East1051158.323 (28.0%)
Holgate West93995.536 (63.2%)
York City Centre93667.522 (31.0%)
Heworth South & The Groves86754.812 (16.2%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe851025.551 (150.0%)
South Bank & Dringhouses801007.8-4 (-4.8%)
Clifton Without & Skelton79925.116 (25.4%)
Osbaldwick75879.423 (44.2%)
Heworth North & Stockton75775.416 (27.1%)
Tang Hall73649.611 (17.7%)
Acomb72688.3-1 (-1.4%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake711100.63 (4.4%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South70840.913 (22.8%)
Strensall67965.013 (24.1%)
Fulford, Heslington & University67685.224 (55.8%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham661045.823 (53.5%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood63693.5-1 (-1.6%)
Wigginton611007.823 (60.5%)
Clifton North61700.213 (27.1%)
New Earswick57982.47 (14.0%)
Huntington56822.6-2 (-3.6%)
Haxby41717.33 (7.9%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 978 new coronavirus cases reported today – taking the cumulative total to 171,231 – an infection rate of 27,590.8 cases per 100K.

North Yorkshire Covid-19 data 24 Mar 2022

Council areaNew casesTotal casesCase rateTotal deaths

There were 14 coronavirus-related deaths reported by York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust today.

That takes the total to 850 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals).

There are 261 confirmed and suspected Covid patients in York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals) – up four. Four are in the intensive care unit – up one.

Today’s key figures: 24 Mar 2022

People tested positive
Total of people tested positive in the UK:20,613,81720,515,998
Daily UK deaths:159194
Total number UK deaths:164,282164,123
Confirmed cases in York:60,03659,702
Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire:171,231170,253
Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire:97,35596,854
People vaccinated in York – 1st doseDaily: 0
Total: 164,723
Daily: 0
Total: 164,742
People vaccinated in York – 2nd doseDaily: 11
Total: 155,658
Daily: 29
Total: 155,647
People vaccinated in York – boosterDaily: 47
Total: 127,434
Daily: 65
Total: 127,387
People vaccinated UK – 1st doseDaily: 0
Total: 52,754,119
Daily: 4,631
Total: 52,756,382
People vaccinated UK – 2nd doseDaily: 4,283
Total: 49,341,160
Daily: 11,840
Total: 49,336,877
People vaccinated UK – booster doseDaily: 18,010
Total: 38,701,747
Daily: 18,111
Total: 38,683,737