Wednesday update: Six more coronavirus deaths in York NHS Trust hospitals

York Hospital. Photograph: Richard McDougall

A further 90 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Tuesday, 31 August).

That takes the cumulative case total to 20,236 – giving an overall infection rate of 9,590 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 562 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – down 82 (-12.7%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 269.7 new cases per 100,000 people (569 cases in the week to 28 August). That’s down from 309.5 in the previous seven days (653 cases in the week to 21 August).

The English national average is 312.9, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 349.1.

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

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 27 August:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 27 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
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood43465.93 (7.5%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park38406.82 (5.6%)
Holgate East34374.1-2 (-5.6%)
Holgate West34362.97 (25.9%)
Acomb32305.7-2 (-5.9%)
Clifton Without & Skelton32376.13 (10.3%)
Clifton North28323.0-3 (-9.7%)
Heworth South & The Groves28244.7-6 (-17.6%)
Tang Hall27238.0-12 (-30.8%)
York City Centre27200.4-17 (-38.6%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe26197.5-3 (-10.3%)
Heworth North & Stockton23236.6-7 (-23.3%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South23273.60 (0.0%)
Strensall20286.9-21 (-51.2%)
New Earswick18312.92 (12.5%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham18282.45 (38.5%)
Wigginton17278.7-7 (-29.2%)
Haxby16278.6-2 (-11.1%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe14168.8-6 (-30.0%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake14216.1-9 (-39.1%)
Fulford, Heslington & University13135.6-13 (-50.0%)
South Bank & Dringhouses13166.6-15 (-53.6%)
Osbaldwick12142.8-15 (-55.6%)
Huntington10145.5-3 (-23.1%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 286 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 51,211 – an infection rate of 8,251.7 cases per 100K.

There are:

  • 3,284 cases in Ryedale (up 21) – 330.8 case rate per 100K
  • 8,580 in Selby (up 50) – 365.3
  • 13,453 in Harrogate (up 88) – 296.5
  • 7,269 in Hambleton (up 31) – 249.1
  • 9,264 in Scarborough (up 55) – 335.7
  • 4,498 in Richmondshire (up 20) – 253.1
  • 4,863 in Craven (up 21) – 348.8.

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

That takes the total to 631 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals).

There were five coronavirus patients admitted to the York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust trust on 22 August, and 43 in the previous seven days (up 18).


Today’s key figures

Total of people tested positive in the UK:6,825,0746,789,581
Daily total of people tested positive:35,69332,181
Daily UK deaths:20750
Total number UK deaths:132,742132,535
Confirmed cases in York:20,23620,146
Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire:51,21150,925
Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire:31,60031,385
People vaccinated in York – 1st dose26148,544 in total
People vaccinated in York – 2nd dose639133,148 in total
People vaccinated UK – 1st dose48,086,60548,048,009
People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose42,908,02242,790,585