Tuesday update: York records no new coronavirus cases – as rate drops below 20

The coronavirus cases map published on 6 April 2021

There were no new coronavirus cases in York today (Tuesday, 6 April).

It leaves the cumulative total at 12,219 – giving an overall infection rate of 5,801.5 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 26 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – down 33 (-55.9%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 18.5 new cases per 100,000 people (39 cases in the week to 2 April). That’s down from 29.9 in the previous seven days (63 cases in the week to 26 March).

The English national average is 41, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 83.1.

There were no more coronavirus-related deaths in the York council area today, and two in the last seven days (up one / 100%).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 1 April:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 1 April

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
Holgate West553.4-3 (-37.5%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe430.42 (100.0%)
Fulford, Heslington & University331.3-1 (-25.0%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood332.5-3 (-50.0%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park332.10 (0.0%)
Acomb0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Clifton North0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Clifton Without & Skelton0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Haxby0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Heworth North & Stockton0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Heworth South & The Groves0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Holgate East0-2 (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
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Rawcliffe & Clifton South0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
South Bank & Dringhouses0-2 (Data suppressed)*N/AN/A
Strensall0-2 (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 20 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 29,388  – an infection rate of 4,754.9 cases per 100K.

There are 1,864 cases in Ryedale (up two), 4,864 in Selby (up seven), 7,597 in Harrogate (up two), 4,183 in Hambleton (up one), 5,512 in Scarborough (up six), 2,598 in Richmondshire (no change) and 2,770 in Craven (up two).

There were no more coronavirus-related deaths reported by York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust today. The last death was on Friday, 2 April.

That leaves the total at 584 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: 4,364,529 (4,362,150)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 2,379 (2,762)
  • Total number UK deaths: 126,882 (126,862)
  • Daily UK deaths: 20 (26)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 12,219 (12,219)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 29,388 (29,368)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 17,869 (17,848)
  • People vaccinated – 1st dose: 31,622,367 as of 5 April (31,581,623)
  • People vaccinated – 2nd dose: 5,496,716 as of 5 April (5,432,126)