Tuesday update: Four more coronavirus cases in York, 29 in North Yorkshire

There have been four more coronavirus cases confirmed in York today (Tuesday, 8 September).

That takes the cumulative total in the city to 999 – an overall infection rate of 474.3 cases per 100,000 people.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 15.2 new cases per 100,000 people (32 cases in the week to 5 September). That’s up from 5.7 in the previous seven days (12 cases in the week to 29 August).

In North Yorkshire, 29 new cases were confirmed today, taking the cumulative total to 2,886 – an infection rate of 466.9 cases per 100K.

There are 150 cases in Ryedale (up three), 379 in Selby (up nine), 825 in Harrogate (up eight), 346 in Hambleton (up one), 609 in Scarborough (up four), 291 in Richmondshire (up one) and 286 in Craven (up three).

There were no more coronavirus related deaths reported by York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust reported today – the total remains at 214. The last death recorded within the trust was on 18 June.

The total includes 134 in York Hospital and 80 in Scarborough.

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

  • Total lab confirmed UK cases: 352,560 (350,100)
  • Daily lab confirmed UK cases: 2,460 (2,948)
  • Total number UK deaths: 41,586 (41,554)
  • Daily UK deaths: 32 (3)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 999 (995)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 2,886 (2,857)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 1,743 (1,741)