Wednesday update: Covid rate falls again in York

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A further 125 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Wednesday, 1 December).

That takes the cumulative case total to 29,048 – giving an overall infection rate of 13,766 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 742 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – down 52 (-6.5%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 327.9 new cases per 100,000 people (692 cases in the week to 27 November). That’s down from 414.2 in the previous seven days (874 cases in the week to 20 November).

The English national average is 441.1, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 353.1.

There was one coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area reported today, and two in the last seven days (as at 1 December).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 26 November:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 26 November

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
Heworth North & Stockton51527.315 (41.7%)
Acomb49468.5-3 (-5.8%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe49591.16 (14.0%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake45697.6-34 (-43.0%)
Clifton Without & Skelton37433.3-21 (-36.2%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe36271.00 (0.0%)
Holgate West34363.9-10 (-22.7%)
South Bank & Dringhouses33415.7-3 (-8.3%)
Tang Hall33293.7-15 (-31.2%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood32352.37 (28.0%)
Wigginton30495.6-19 (-38.8%)
Osbaldwick29340.05 (20.8%)
Heworth South & The Groves28245.7-12 (-30.0%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park28299.6-6 (-17.6%)
York City Centre26186.66 (30.0%)
Clifton North25287.0-7 (-21.9%)
Huntington24352.5-1 (-4.0%)
Fulford, Heslington & University23235.2-9 (-28.1%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham23364.43 (15.0%)
Holgate East21231.7-13 (-38.2%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South17204.2-16 (-48.5%)
Strensall17244.9-6 (-26.1%)
New Earswick13224.1-13 (-50.0%)
Haxby9157.5-31 (-77.5%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 406 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 87,662 – an infection rate of 14,125.1 cases per 100K.

North Yorkshire Covid-19 data 1 Dec 2021

Council areaNew casesTotal casesCase rateTotal deaths

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

That takes the total to 713 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals).

There were two coronavirus patients admitted to the York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust trust on 21 November, and 50 patients in hospital on 23 November. In the previous seven days, 37 Covid patients were admitted – down 11.

Today’s key figures: 1 Dec 2021

People tested positive:48,37439,716
Total of people tested positive in the UK:10,276,00710,228,772
Daily UK deaths:171159
Total number UK deaths:145,140144,969
Confirmed cases in York:29,04828,923
Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire:87,66287,256
Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire:50,34450,134
People vaccinated in York – 1st doseDaily: 85
Total: 159,882
Daily: 78
Total: 159,797
People vaccinated in York – 2nd doseDaily: 85
Total: 147,032
Daily: 96
Total: 146,947
People vaccinated UK – 1st doseDaily: 30,539
Total: 50,994,257
Daily: 22,391
Total: 50,963,718
People vaccinated UK – 2nd doseDaily: 32,157
Total: 46,399,306
Daily: 26,092
Total: 46,367,149
People vaccinated UK – booster doseDaily: 392,589
Total: 18,608,124
Daily: 318,671
Total: 18,215,535