Tuesday update: 250 new coronavirus cases and two more deaths in York

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Another 250 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Tuesday, 15 March).

That takes the cumulative case total to 57,409 – giving an overall infection rate of 27,206.5 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 1,524 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – up 527 (52.9%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 586.2 new cases per 100,000 people (1,237 cases in the week to 11 March). It was 566.8 yesterday.

The English national average is 542.1, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 380.7.

There have been three coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area in the last seven days (up two).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 10 March:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 10 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
South Bank & Dringhouses79995.240 (102.6%)
York City Centre73524.027 (58.7%)
Holgate East68750.129 (74.4%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe63474.221 (50.0%)
Heworth South & The Groves62544.116 (34.8%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood58638.517 (41.5%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park57609.826 (83.9%)
Holgate West56599.418 (47.4%)
Acomb55525.823 (71.9%)
Clifton Without & Skelton55644.024 (77.4%)
Heworth North & Stockton54558.329 (116.0%)
Osbaldwick54633.116 (42.1%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake54837.127 (100.0%)
Tang Hall53471.722 (71.0%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South49588.718 (58.1%)
New Earswick46792.829 (170.6%)
Strensall45648.123 (104.5%)
Huntington45661.021 (87.5%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham43681.413 (43.3%)
Clifton North40459.18 (25.0%)
Fulford, Heslington & University39398.91 (2.6%)
Wigginton31512.19 (40.9%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe29349.91 (3.6%)
Haxby29507.34 (16.0%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 614 new coronavirus cases reported today – taking the cumulative total to 164,246 – an infection rate of 26,465.3 cases per 100K.

North Yorkshire Covid-19 data 15 Mar 2022

Council areaNew casesTotal casesCase rateTotal deaths

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

That takes the total to 828 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals).

There are 189 confirmed and suspected Covid patients in York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals) – last update 11 March. None are in the intensive care unit.

Today’s key figures: 15 Mar 2022

People tested positive
119,229170,467 (since
Total of people tested positive in the UK:19,820,18119,700,952
Daily UK deaths:222135
Total number UK deaths:163,095162,873
Confirmed cases in York:57,40957,159
Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire:164,246163,632
Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire:93,42393,088
People vaccinated in York – 1st doseDaily: 0
Total: 164,684
Daily: 9
Total: 164,684
People vaccinated in York – 2nd doseDaily: 39
Total: 155,337
Daily: 127
Total: 155,298
People vaccinated in York – boosterDaily: 54
Total: 126,911
Daily: 169
Total: 126,857
People vaccinated UK – 1st doseDaily: 4,763
Total: 52,713,188
Daily: 3,851
Total: 52,708,425
People vaccinated UK – 2nd doseDaily: 16,929
Total: 49,226,170
Daily: 10,520
Total: 49,209,241
People vaccinated UK – booster doseDaily: 24,595
Total: 38,537,731
Daily: 11,771
Total: 38,513,136