Tuesday update: Eight new coronavirus cases in York, 11 in Selby

A sign in York city centre. Photograph: YorkMix

Another eight coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Tuesday, 27 April).

That takes the cumulative total to 12,253 – giving an overall infection rate of 5,817.6 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 52 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – up 20 (62.5%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 21.8 new cases per 100,000 people (46 cases in the week to 23 April). That’s up from 14.2 in the previous seven days (30 cases in the week to 16 April).

The English national average is 25.2, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 47.2.

There were no more coronavirus-related deaths in the York council area today, and one in the last seven days (down one / 0%).

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

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 22 April

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
York City Centre
859.46 (300.0%)
Heworth North & Stockton551.43 (150.0%)
Tang Hall544.13 (150.0%)
New Earswick469.52 (100.0%)
Clifton North334.6-1 (-25.0%)
Clifton Without & Skelton335.30 (0.0%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe322.81 (50.0%)
Acomb0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Fulford, Heslington & University0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Haxby0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Heworth South & The Groves0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Holgate East0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Holgate West0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Huntington0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Osbaldwick0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Rawcliffe & Clifton South0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
South Bank & Dringhouses0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Strensall0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Wigginton0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A

In North Yorkshire, there were 32 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 29,815  – an infection rate of 4,824 cases per 100K.

There are 1,882 cases in Ryedale (up two), 5,044 in Selby (up 11), 7,660 in Harrogate (up six), 4,199 in Hambleton (up six), 5,574 in Scarborough (up four), 2,628 in Richmondshire (up one) and 2,828 in Craven (up two).

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

That leaves the total at 591 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals). The last death reported at the trust was on 21 April.

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

  • Total of people tested positive in the UK: 4,409,631 (4,406,946)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 2,685 (2,064)
  • Total number UK deaths: 127,451 (127,434)
  • Daily UK deaths: 17 (6)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 12,253 (12,245)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 29,815 (29,783)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 18,213 (18,199)
  • People vaccinated – 1st dose: 33,843,580 as of 26 April (33,752,885)
  • People vaccinated – 2nd dose: 13,201,811 as of 26 April (12,897,123)