Tuesday update: Six coronavirus cases confirmed in York

A one-way sign in Shambles Market. Photograph: YorkMix

Just six coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Tuesday, 23 March).

That takes the cumulative total to 12,134 – giving an overall infection rate of 5,761.1 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 63 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – down 11 (-14.9%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 30.4 new cases per 100,000 people (64 cases in the week to 19 March). That’s down from 47.5 in the previous seven days (100 cases in the week to 12 March).

The English national average is 56.5, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 108.6.

There have been no more coronavirus-related deaths in the York council area today, and three in the last seven days (up three / 200%).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 18 March:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 18 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
Heworth South & The Groves761.20 (0.0%)
Strensall7100.4-3 (-30.0%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham578.43 (150.0%)
South Bank & Dringhouses564.1-1 (-16.7%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park553.5-6 (-54.5%)
Clifton Without & Skelton447.0-2 (-33.3%)
Holgate East444.02 (100.0%)
Acomb328.7-1 (-25.0%)
Haxby352.21 (50.0%)
Heworth North & Stockton330.9-4 (-57.1%)
Holgate West332.0-1 (-25.0%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South335.7-2 (-40.0%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood332.5-1 (-25.0%)
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
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Fulford, Heslington & University0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Huntington0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
New Earswick0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Osbaldwick0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Tang Hall0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Wigginton0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
York City Centre
0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A

In North Yorkshire, there were 29 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 28,975  – an infection rate of 4,688.1 cases per 100K.

There are 1,848 cases in Ryedale (up three), 4,735 in Selby (up six), 7,542 in Harrogate (up ten), 4,145 in Hambleton (up two), 5,413 in Scarborough (up four), 2,575 in Richmondshire (up four) and 2,717 in Craven (no change).

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

That leaves the total at 583 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: 4,307,304 (4,301,925)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 5,379 (5,342)
  • Total number UK deaths: 126,284 (126,172)
  • Daily UK deaths: 112 (17)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 12,134 (12,128)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 28,975 (28,946)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 17,560 (17,534)
  • People vaccinated – 1st dose: 28,327,873 as of 22 March (27,997,976)
  • People vaccinated – 2nd dose: 2,363,684 as of 22 March (2,281,384)