Tuesday update: York coronavirus rate drops below the national average

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Another 155 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Tuesday, 15 February).

That takes the cumulative case total to 53,295 – giving an overall infection rate of 25,256.9 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 1,087 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – down 660 (-37.8%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 614.2 new cases per 100,000 people (1,296 cases in the week to 11 February). That’s down from 959.7 in the previous seven days (2,025 cases in the week to 4 February).

The English national average is 625.3, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 495.1.

There were no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area reported today, and three in the last seven days (as at 15 February).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 10 February:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 10 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
Acomb88841.3-3 (-3.3%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe81609.7-31 (-27.7%)
Heworth South & The Groves72631.9-18 (-20.0%)
Osbaldwick72844.2-23 (-24.2%)
Heworth North & Stockton71734.1-30 (-29.7%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood71781.6-8 (-10.1%)
York City Centre66473.7-58 (-46.8%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe66796.2-37 (-35.9%)
Fulford, Heslington & University62634.1-95 (-60.5%)
Clifton North61700.2-13 (-17.6%)
South Bank & Dringhouses57718.1-25 (-30.5%)
Strensall54777.8-29 (-34.9%)
Wigginton54892.1-13 (-19.4%)
Tang Hall51453.9-87 (-63.0%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham51808.1-22 (-30.1%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park50534.9-21 (-29.6%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South47564.6-12 (-20.3%)
Clifton Without & Skelton46538.6-46 (-50.0%)
Huntington45661.0-30 (-40.0%)
Holgate East44485.4-50 (-53.2%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake43666.6-5 (-10.4%)
New Earswick43741.1-22 (-33.8%)
Holgate West40428.2-68 (-63.0%)
Haxby33577.3-20 (-37.7%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 393 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 153,627 – an infection rate of 24,754.2 cases per 100K.

North Yorkshire Covid-19 data 15 Feb 2022

Council areaNew casesTotal casesCase rateTotal deaths

There were five coronavirus-related deaths reported by York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust today.

That takes the total to 792 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals).

Today there are 125 Covid patients in York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals) – down one. One is in the intensive care unit – no change.

Today’s key figures: 15 Feb 2022

People tested positive:46,18641,648
Total of people tested positive in the UK:18,393,95118,348,029
Daily UK deaths:23435
Total number UK deaths:159,839159,605
Confirmed cases in York:53,29553,140
Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire:153,627153,234
Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire:87,77587,566
People vaccinated in York – 1st doseDaily: 13
Total: 164,304
Daily: 32
Total: 164,291
People vaccinated in York – 2nd doseDaily: 52
Total: 154,071
Daily: 74
Total: 154,019
People vaccinated in York – boosterDaily: 94
Total: 125,077
Daily: 163
Total: 124,983
People vaccinated UK – 1st doseDaily: 8,107
Total: 52,522,201
Daily: 7,494
Total: 52,514,094
People vaccinated UK – 2nd doseDaily: 18,172
Total: 48,777,079
Daily: 13,623
Total: 48,758,907
People vaccinated UK – booster doseDaily: 32,050
Total: 37,818,285
Daily: 19,000
Total: 37,786,235