Wednesday update: Another coronavirus death in York as case rate climbs

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Another 112 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Wednesday, 11 August).

That takes the cumulative case total to 18,356 – giving an overall infection rate of 8,699 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 699 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – up 91 (15%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 344.2 new cases per 100,000 people (725 cases in the week to 7 August). That’s up from 255.9 in the previous seven days (539 cases in the week to 31 July).

The English national average is 296.6, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 375.7.

There was one coronavirus death in the City of York Council area reported today, and three in the last seven days (as at 11 August).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 6 August:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 6 August

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
York City Centre71526.935 (97.2%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe45341.825 (125.0%)
Clifton Without & Skelton42493.713 (44.8%)
Acomb35334.320 (133.3%)
Heworth South & The Groves35305.8-3 (-7.9%)
Fulford, Heslington & University33344.114 (73.7%)
Holgate East33363.110 (43.5%)
Holgate West33352.28 (32.0%)
Tang Hall33290.9-20 (-37.7%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South32380.617 (113.3%)
Osbaldwick28333.111 (64.7%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood27292.610 (58.8%)
Heworth North & Stockton26267.49 (52.9%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake25385.95 (25.0%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe24289.31 (4.3%)
Strensall24344.38 (50.0%)
Huntington23334.73 (15.0%)
Clifton North22253.83 (15.8%)
Wigginton22360.7-3 (-12.0%)
Haxby21365.65 (31.2%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park20214.1-9 (-31.0%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham19298.16 (46.2%)
New Earswick18312.93 (20.0%)
South Bank & Dringhouses13166.62 (18.2%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 249 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 45,593 – an infection rate of 7,346.5 cases per 100K.

There are:

  • 2,735 cases in Ryedale (up 40) – case rate 208.5 per 100K
  • 7,646 in Selby (up 28) – 313
  • 11,907 in Harrogate (up 69) – 279.8
  • 6,601 in Hambleton (up 28) – 241.5
  • 8,278 in Scarborough (up 39) – 288.8
  • 4,071 in Richmondshire (up 21) – 264.3
  • 4,355 in Craven (up 24) – 245.9.

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

That takes the total to 609 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals).

There were three coronavirus patients admitted to the York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust trust on 1 August, and 29 in the previous seven days (down five).


Today’s key figures

Total of people tested positive in the UK:6,146,8006,117,540
Daily total of people tested positive:29,61223,510
Daily UK deaths:104146
Total number UK deaths:130,607130,503
Confirmed cases in York:18,35618,244
Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire:45,59345,344
Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire:27,66827,441
People vaccinated in York – 1st dose65147,845 in total
People vaccinated in York – 2nd dose370120,949 in total
People vaccinated UK – 1st dose47,129,40047,091,889
People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose39,839,70939,688,566