Tuesday update: 54 new coronavirus cases in York and North Yorkshire

A social distancing sign at the top of Stonegate, York. Photograph: YorkMix

A further 18 coronavirus cases were confirmed across York today (Tuesday, 9 March).

It takes the cumulative total to 11,997 – giving an overall infection rate of 5,696.1 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 109 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – a decrease of 12 (-9.9%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 45.6 new cases per 100,000 people (96 cases in the week to 5 March). That’s down from 66.0 in the previous seven days (139 cases in the week to 26 February).

The English national average is 62.8, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 100.3.

There has been one more coronavirus-related death in the York council area, and three in the last seven days (no change).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 4 March:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 4 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
rolling rate
Clifton Without & Skelton12141.03 (33.3%)
Holgate West996.1-2 (-18.2%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe860.81 (14.3%)
South Bank & Dringhouses8102.6-9 (-52.9%)
Acomb766.90 (0.0%)
Heworth North & Stockton772.02 (40.0%)
Strensall686.1-1 (-14.3%)
Haxby469.6-3 (-42.9%)
Heworth South & The Groves435.0-3 (-42.9%)
Osbaldwick447.61 (33.3%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood443.32 (100.0%)
Fulford, Heslington & University331.3-3 (-50.0%)
New Earswick352.21 (50.0%)
Wigginton349.20 (0.0%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe0-2 Data suppressed*N/AN/A
Clifton North0-2 Data suppressed*N/AN/A
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake0-2 Data suppressed*N/AN/A
Holgate East0-2 Data suppressed*N/AN/A
Huntington0-2 Data suppressed*N/AN/A
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham0-2 Data suppressed*N/AN/A
Rawcliffe & Clifton South0-2 Data suppressed*N/AN/A
Tang Hall0-2 Data suppressed*N/AN/A
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park0-2 Data suppressed*N/AN/A
York City Centre
0-2 Data suppressed*N/AN/A

In North Yorkshire, there were 36 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 28,400  – an infection rate of 4,595.1 cases per 100K.

There are 1,805 cases in Ryedale (up four), 4,618 in Selby (up six), 7,391 in Harrogate (up seven), 4,076 in Hambleton (up 11), 5,334 in Scarborough (up four), 2,495 in Richmondshire (up one) and 2,681 in Craven (up three).

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

That takes the total to 580 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals).

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

  • Total of people tested positive in the UK: 4,228,998 (4,223,232)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 5,766 (4,712)
  • Total number UK deaths: 124,797 (124,566)
  • Daily UK deaths: 231 (65)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 11,997 (11,979)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 28,400 (28,364)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 17,045 (17,018)
  • People vaccinated – 1st dose: 22,592,528 as of 8 March (22,377,255)
  • People vaccinated – 2nd dose: 1,181,431 as of 8 March (1,142,643)