Wednesday update: York coronavirus rate drops below 1,600

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Another 403 coronavirus cases were confirmed in York today (Wednesday, 12 January).

That takes the cumulative case total to 42,312 – giving an overall infection rate of 20,051.9 cases per 100,000 people.

In the last seven days 3,077 people in York have tested positive for Covid-19 – down 544 (-15%) week on week.

The rolling seven-day rate in York is 1,563.9 new cases per 100,000 people (3,300 cases in the week to 8 January). That’s down from 1,722.7 in the previous seven days (3,635 cases in the week to 1 January).

The English national average is 1,722.7, the Yorkshire and Humber average is 2,007.4.

There were no coronavirus deaths in the City of York Council area reported today, and five in the last seven days (as at 12 January).

Here are the new cases by area of York for the seven days to 7 January:

New coronavirus cases in York by area, 7 Days to 7 January

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 Centre1991428.40 (0.0%)
Acomb1971883.428 (16.6%)
Holgate West1902033.825 (15.2%)
Clifton Without & Skelton1892213.110 (5.6%)
Westfield, Chapelfields & Foxwood1862047.614 (8.1%)
Tang Hall1721530.730 (21.1%)
Fulford Road & Clementhorpe1651242.020 (13.8%)
Heworth South & The Groves1621421.8-18 (-10.0%)
Clifton North1551779.2-2 (-1.3%)
Heworth North & Stockton1541592.2-14 (-8.3%)
Woodthorpe & Acomb Park1521626.28 (5.6%)
Holgate East1461610.6-25 (-14.6%)
Rawcliffe & Clifton South1441729.91 (0.7%)
South Bank & Dringhouses1311650.3-15 (-10.3%)
Osbaldwick1281500.8-23 (-15.2%)
Strensall1271829.2-15 (-10.6%)
Bishopthorpe & Copmanthorpe1221471.820 (19.6%)
Fulford, Heslington & University1121145.4-25 (-18.2%)
Dunnington, Elvington & Wheldrake1071658.718 (20.2%)
Huntington1051542.3-30 (-22.2%)
Wigginton1011668.6-31 (-23.5%)
New Earswick931602.9-26 (-21.8%)
Poppleton, Rufforth & Askham881394.4-27 (-23.5%)
Haxby821434.6-49 (-37.4%)

In North Yorkshire, there were 1,349 new coronavirus cases today, taking the cumulative total to 122,405 – an infection rate of 19,723.3 cases per 100K.

North Yorkshire Covid-19 data 12 Jan 2022

Council areaNew casesTotal casesCase rateTotal deaths

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

That leaves the total at 753 across the trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals).

Today there are 150 Covid patients in York Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust (York and Scarborough Hospitals) – up one. There are four patients in the intensive care unit – up three.

Today’s key figures: 12 Jan 2022

People tested positive:129,587120,821
Total of people tested positive in the UK:14,862,13814,732,594
Daily UK deaths:398379
Total number UK deaths:151,007150,609
Confirmed cases in York:42,31241,909
Confirmed cases in North Yorkshire:122,405121,056
Confirmed cases in East Yorkshire:71,21970,478
People vaccinated in York – 1st doseDaily: 97
Total: 162,714
Daily: 50
Total: 162,617
People vaccinated in York – 2nd doseDaily: 83
Total: 150,767
Daily: 73
Total: 150,684
People vaccinated in York – boosterDaily: 484
Total: 119,015
Daily: 779
Total: 118,531
People vaccinated UK – 1st doseDaily: 19,276
Total: 52,011,835
Daily: 17,954
Total: 51,992,559
People vaccinated UK – 2nd doseDaily: 28,790
Total: 47,774,248
Daily: 26,728
Total: 47,745,458
People vaccinated UK – booster doseDaily: 139,584
Total: 35,953,243
Daily: 149,495
Total: 35,813,659