Wednesday update: Small increase in York coronavirus rate

A coronavirus testing station at York St John University. Photograph: YorkMix

Another 21 coronavirus cases were confirmed across York today (Wednesday, 10 March).

It takes the cumulative total to 12,018 – giving an overall infection rate of 5,706.1 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 112 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – a decrease of five (-4.3%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 48.9 new cases per 100,000 people (103 cases in the week to 6 March). That’s down from 58.4 in the previous seven days (123 cases in the week to 27 February).

It was 45.6 yesterday.

The English national average is 61, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 99.1.

There have been no more coronavirus-related deaths in the York council area, and three in the last seven days (up one / 50%).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 5 March:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 5 March

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
Clifton Without & Skelton11129.33 (37.5%)
Heworth North & Stockton992.67 (350.0%)
Acomb876.42 (33.3%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe753.2-1 (-12.5%)
Holgate West774.7-6 (-46.2%)
South Bank & Dringhouses789.7-13 (-65.0%)
Strensall7100.42 (40.0%)
New Earswick586.93 (150.0%)
Haxby469.6-2 (-33.3%)
Heworth South & The Groves435.00 (0.0%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood443.31 (33.3%)
Fulford, Heslington & University331.3-1 (-25.0%)
Wigginton349.20 (0.0%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park332.1-7 (-70.0%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe0-2 Data suppressed*N/AN/A
Clifton North0-2 Data suppressed*N/AN/A
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake0-2 Data suppressed*N/AN/A
Holgate East0-2 Data suppressed*N/AN/A
Huntington0-2 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
Tang Hall0-2 Data suppressed*N/AN/A
York City Centre
0-2 Data suppressed*N/AN/A

In North Yorkshire, there were 47 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 28,447  – an infection rate of 4,602.7 cases per 100K.

There are 1,810 cases in Ryedale (up five), 4,627 in Selby (up nine), 7,406 in Harrogate (up 15), 4,082 in Hambleton (up six), 5,337 in Scarborough (up three), 2,501 in Richmondshire (up six) and 2,684 in Craven (up three).

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

That leaves the total at 580 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: 4,234,924 (4,228,998)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 5,926 (5,766)
  • Total number UK deaths: 124,987 (124,797)
  • Daily UK deaths: 190 (231)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 12,018 (11,997)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 28,447 (28,400)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 17,089 (17,045)
  • People vaccinated – 1st dose: 22,809,829 as of 9 March (22,592,528)
  • People vaccinated – 2nd dose: 1,254,353 as of 9 March (1,181,431)