Thursday update: York’s coronavirus case rate rises again

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A further 341 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Thursday, 27 January).

That takes the cumulative case total to 46,519 – giving an overall infection rate of 22,045.7 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 2,047 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – up 154 (8.1%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 909.9 new cases per 100,000 people (1,920 cases in the week to 23 January). That’s up from 862.5 in the previous seven days (1,820 cases in the week to 16 January).

The English national average is 999.9, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 1,023.

There was one coronavirus death in the City of York Council area reported today, and three in the last seven days (as at 27 January).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 22 January:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 22 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
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe1361023.745 (49.5%)
Acomb1151099.415 (15.0%)
South Bank & Dringhouses1061335.341 (63.1%)
Fulford, Heslington & University1061084.153 (100.0%)
Clifton North1021170.824 (30.8%)
Heworth South & The Groves101886.417 (20.2%)
Heworth North & Stockton95982.218 (23.4%)
Tang Hall95845.413 (15.9%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood921012.8-11 (-10.7%)
Clifton Without & Skelton911065.6-6 (-6.2%)
Holgate West76813.5-21 (-21.6%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South75901.01 (1.4%)
York City Centre75538.3-7 (-8.5%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park73781.0-21 (-22.3%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe71856.6-6 (-7.8%)
Strensall64921.8-20 (-23.8%)
Huntington62910.715 (31.9%)
Holgate East62683.9-25 (-28.7%)
Osbaldwick59691.8-8 (-11.9%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake56868.1-19 (-25.3%)
New Earswick50861.8-11 (-18.0%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham41649.712 (41.4%)
Haxby37647.3-7 (-15.9%)
Wigginton31512.1-7 (-18.4%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 897 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 135,766 – an infection rate of 21,876.2 cases per 100K.

North Yorkshire Covid-19 data 27 Jan 2022

Council areaNew casesTotal casesCase rateTotal deaths

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

That leaves the total at 770 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals).

Today there are 166 Covid patients in York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals) – up two. Four are in the intensive care unit – no change.

Today’s key figures: 27 Jan 2022

People tested positive:96,871102,292
Total of people tested positive in the UK:16,245,47416,149,319
Daily UK deaths:338346
Total number UK deaths:155,040154,702
Confirmed cases in York:46,51946,178
Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire:135,766134,869
Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire:78,26077,804
People vaccinated in York – 1st doseDaily: 85
Total: 163,763
Daily: 30
Total: 163,678
People vaccinated in York – 2nd doseDaily: 147
Total: 152,765
Daily: 95
Total: 152,618
People vaccinated in York – boosterDaily: 197
Total: 122,938
Daily: 174
Total: 122,741
People vaccinated UK – 1st doseDaily: 15,358
Total: 52,281,873
Daily: 13,304
Total: 52,265,883
People vaccinated UK – 2nd doseDaily: 30,919
Total: 48,284,685
Daily: 27,804
Total: 48,252,782
People vaccinated UK – booster doseDaily: 54,464
Total: 37,104,942
Daily: 51,097
Total: 37,048,033