Coronavirus York updates: 13th May 2022

Hospitals and deaths

There have been three more deaths announced by the York Hospital Trust. One occurred on Tuesday and two on Wednesday. They bring the cumulative toll up to 936

Test results

The number of cases in the City has risen by 8 to 230.

The infection rate has risen to 108.99. The rate is expected to fall slowly over the next few days

The rate in the City is currently above the regional and national averages. Those averages are now fairy stable and remain above the levels seen this time last year

Vaccinations

117 third dose booster jabs were completed yesterday

Tests

  • 765 PCR tests were completed during the week ending 7th May 2022
  • Of these, 5.6% were positive. This compares to a positivity rate of 6.0% found during the previous week
  • In addition, 590 “lateral flow” tests were completed yesterday

NB. Due to a retrospective data cleanse, some of the PCR historical test figure numbers have changed

Neighbourhoods

There will be no updates over the weekend

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