Wednesday update: 138 new coronavirus cases in York

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 219.4 new cases per 100,000 people (462 cases in the week to 6 October). That’s up from 96.4 in the previous seven days (203 cases in the week to 29 September).

There were 138 new coronavirus cases confirmed in York today (Wednesday, 14 October).

That takes the cumulative total to 2,328 – giving an overall infection rate of 1,105.3
cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days there have been 563 positive Covid-19 tests in York – which is up by 107 (23.5%).

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 266.8 new cases per 100,000 people (562 cases in the week to 10 October). That’s up from 175.7 in the previous seven days (370 cases in the week to 3 October).

At the University of York, there were 288 individuals self isolating due to a positive Covid-19 test on Wednesday, up from 247 the day before.

At York St John University there were 74 people self isolating due to a positive test on Wednesday. That’s up from 67 on Monday.

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

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 4 - 10 October

Coronavirus (COVID-19) positive cases by Middle Super Output Area. Source
Fulford, Heslington & University100
York City Centre
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe35
Tang Hall32
Heworth South & The Groves30
Rawcliffe & Clifton South22
Heworth North & Stockton21
Clifton North
Holgate West19
Clifton Without & Skelton18
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park15
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham13
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake11
Holgate East11
New Earswick11
South Bank & Dringhouses11
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood10
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe6

In North Yorkshire, there were 137 new confirmed Covid-19 cases today, taking the cumulative total to 5,359 – an infection rate of 867.1 cases per 100K.

There are 300 cases in Ryedale (up 13), 768 in Selby (up 24), 1,500 in Harrogate (up 27), 705 in Hambleton (up 30), 976 in Scarborough (up 22), 491 in Richmondshire (up nine) and 619 in Craven (up 12).

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

That leaves the total at 219: 138 in York Hospital and 81 in Scarborough.

Here are the updated figures (yesterday’s numbers in brackets):

  • Total of people tested positive in the UK: 654,644 (634,920)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 19,724 (17,234)
  • Total number UK deaths: 43,155 (43,018)
  • Daily UK deaths: 137 (143)
  • Daily deaths in Yorkshire and the Humber: 14 (11)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 2,328 (2,190)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 5,359 (5,222)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 2,817 (2,756)