Tuesday update: Some areas of York see Covid cases fall by 100+ in a week

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Another 284 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Tuesday, 18 January).

That takes the cumulative case total to 43,845 – giving an overall infection rate of 20,778.4 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 1,936 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – down 1,193 (-38.1%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 852.6 new cases per 100,000 people (1,799 cases in the week to 14 January). That’s down from 1,616.5 in the previous seven days (3,411 cases in the week to 7 January).

The English national average is 1,030.9, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 1,205.2.

There was one coronavirus death in the City of York Council area reported today, and three in the last seven days (as at 18 January).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 13 January:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 13 January

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
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe111835.5-56 (-33.5%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood1101210.9-88 (-44.4%)
Holgate West1041113.3-86 (-45.3%)
Acomb103984.7-102 (-49.8%)
Clifton Without & Skelton1001171.0-96 (-49.0%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park941005.7-61 (-39.4%)
Heworth South & The Groves94825.0-75 (-44.4%)
York City Centre94674.7-106 (-53.0%)
Holgate East88970.8-57 (-39.3%)
Tang Hall87774.2-94 (-51.9%)
Strensall841209.9-41 (-32.8%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe831001.3-37 (-30.8%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake821271.1-23 (-21.9%)
Heworth North & Stockton78806.5-82 (-51.2%)
Fulford, Heslington & University78797.7-41 (-34.5%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South74889.0-81 (-52.3%)
Clifton North72826.4-88 (-55.0%)
South Bank & Dringhouses69869.2-73 (-51.4%)
New Earswick671154.8-26 (-28.0%)
Osbaldwick67785.6-78 (-53.8%)
Haxby56979.7-33 (-37.1%)
Huntington51749.1-72 (-58.5%)
Wigginton42693.9-63 (-60.0%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham39618.0-51 (-56.7%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 966 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 127,631 – an infection rate of 20,565.4 cases per 100K.

North Yorkshire Covid-19 data 18 Jan 2022

Council areaNew casesTotal casesCase rateTotal deaths

There was one coronavirus-related death reported by York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust today.

That takes the total to 760 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals).

Today there are 145 Covid patients in York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals) – down one. Five are in the intensive care unit – up one.

Today’s key figures: 18 Jan 2022

People tested positive:94,43284,429
Total of people tested positive in the UK:15,399,30015,305,410
Daily UK deaths:43885
Total number UK deaths:152,513152,075
Confirmed cases in York:43,84543,561
Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire:127,631126,665
Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire:74,14073,687
People vaccinated in York – 1st doseDaily: 51
Total: 163,087
Daily: 103
Total: 163,036
People vaccinated in York – 2nd doseDaily: 150
Total: 151,255
Daily: 171
Total: 151,105
People vaccinated in York – boosterDaily: 242
Total: 120,901
Daily: 479
Total: 120,659
People vaccinated UK – 1st doseDaily: 15,748
Total: 52,133,611
Daily: 17,700
Total: 52,117,863
People vaccinated UK – 2nd doseDaily: 26,502
Total: 47,989,635
Daily: 37,116
Total: 47,963,133
People vaccinated UK – booster doseDaily: 73,267
Total: 36,546,583
Daily: 61,096
Total: 36,473,316