Tuesday update: York coronavirus rate drops below 1,000

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A further 207 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Tuesday, 8 February).

That takes the cumulative case total to 52,208 – giving an overall infection rate of 24,741.7 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 1,747 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – down 2,896 (-62.4%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 954.0 new cases per 100,000 people (2,013 cases in the week to 4 February). That’s down from 1,167.2 in the previous seven days (2,463 cases in the week to 28 January).

The English national average is 905.8, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 776.

There were no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area reported today, and none in the last seven days (as at 8 February).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 3 February:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 3 February

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, Heslington & University1561595.4-66 (-29.7%)
Tang Hall1381228.10 (0.0%)
York City Centre124890.010 (8.8%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe112843.1-49 (-30.4%)
Holgate West1081156.118 (20.0%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe1021230.57 (7.4%)
Heworth North & Stockton1011044.3-23 (-18.5%)
Osbaldwick961125.66 (6.7%)
Holgate East941037.0-3 (-3.1%)
Clifton Without & Skelton911065.6-14 (-13.3%)
Heworth South & The Groves90789.9-7 (-7.2%)
Acomb89850.9-5 (-5.3%)
Strensall821181.010 (13.9%)
South Bank & Dringhouses811020.4-74 (-47.7%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood79869.7-28 (-26.2%)
Huntington741087.02 (2.8%)
Clifton North74849.4-5 (-6.3%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham721140.90 (0.0%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park71759.6-32 (-31.1%)
Wigginton651073.8-12 (-15.6%)
New Earswick641103.124 (60.0%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South59708.8-24 (-28.9%)
Haxby53927.23 (6.0%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake48744.1-17 (-26.2%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 560 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 150,590 – an infection rate of 24,264.8 cases per 100K.

North Yorkshire Covid-19 data 8 Feb 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 786 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals).

Today there are 140 Covid patients in York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals) – no change. Two are in the intensive care unit – no change.

Today’s key figures: 8 Feb 2022

People tested positive:66,18357,623
Total of people tested positive in the UK:17,932,80317,866,632
Daily UK deaths:31445
Total number UK deaths:158,677158,363
Confirmed cases in York:52,20852,001
Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire:150,590150,030
Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire:86,19885,884
People vaccinated in York – 1st doseDaily: 18
Total: 164,175
Daily: 14
Total: 164,157
People vaccinated in York – 2nd doseDaily: 52
Total: 153,733
Daily: 42
Total: 153,681
People vaccinated in York – boosterDaily: 141
Total: 124,493
Daily: 63
Total: 124,352
People vaccinated UK – 1st doseDaily: 10,106
Total: 52,447,403
Daily: 8,321
Total: 52,437,297
People vaccinated UK – 2nd doseDaily: 22,861
Total: 48,617,355
Daily: 16,605
Total: 48,594,494
People vaccinated UK – booster doseDaily: 32,627
Total: 37,586,043
Daily: 19,805
Total: 37,553,416