Wednesday update: York coronavirus rate goes above 30 for first time since March

A coronavirus social distancing sign in York. Photograph: YorkMix

A further 24 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Wednesday, 9 June).

That takes the cumulative total to 12,518 – giving an overall infection rate of 5,943.5 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 90 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – up 36 (66.7%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 30.9 new cases per 100,000 people (65 cases in the week to 5 June). That’s up from 24.7 in the previous seven days (52 cases in the week to 29 May).

The last time it went above 30 was on 31 March, 2021.

The English national average is 47.7, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 50.6.

There have been no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area in the last seven days.

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 4 June:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 4 June

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
Clifton North669.23 (100.0%)
Heworth South & The Groves652.42 (50.0%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe560.33 (150.0%)
Acomb438.22 (100.0%)
Heworth North & Stockton441.1-2 (-33.3%)
Holgate West442.7
2 (100.0%)
Tang Hall435.31 (33.3%)
York City Centre
429.70 (0.0%)
Fulford, Heslington & University331.31 (50.0%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham347.11 (50.0%)
South Bank & Dringhouses338.51 (50.0%)
Clifton Without & Skelton0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Haxby0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Holgate East0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Huntington0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
New Earswick0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Osbaldwick0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Rawcliffe & Clifton South0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Strensall0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Wigginton0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park0-2 (No data)*N/AN/A

In North Yorkshire, there were 51 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 30,548 – an infection rate of 4,942.6 cases per 100K.

There are 1,899 cases in Ryedale (up one), 5,301 in Selby (up seven), 7,862 in Harrogate (up 28), 4,279 in Hambleton (up four), 5,655 in Scarborough (up two), 2,670 in Richmondshire (up three) and 2,882 in Craven (up six).

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

That leaves the total at 592 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals). The last death was reported on 3 June.

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

  • Total of people tested positive in the UK: 4,535,754 (4,528,442)
  • Daily total of people tested positive: 7,540 (6,048)
  • Total number UK deaths: 127,860 (127,854)
  • Daily UK deaths: 6 (13)
  • Confirmed cases in York: 12,518 (12,494)
  • Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire: 30,548 (30,497)
  • Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire: 18,671 (18,658)
  • People vaccinated in York on 8 June – 1st dose: 71 (123,494 in total)
  • People vaccinated in York on 8 June – 2nd dose: 771 (84,634 in total)
  • People vaccinated UK – 1st dose: 40,710,319 as of 8 June (40,573,517)
  • People vaccinated UK – 2nd dose: 28,540,844 as of 8 June (28,227,362)