Covid cases in Yorkshire: The weekly infection rate of every area as Indian variant concerns grow

This is the weekly Covid-19 infection rate of every local authority area in Yorkshire.

Sunday, 30th May 2021, 11:45 am
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The latest figures, for the seven days to May 23, are based on tests carried out in laboratories (pillar one of the Government’s testing programme) and in the wider community (pillar two). The rate is expressed as the number of new cases per 100,000 people. Data for the most recent days has been excluded as it is incomplete and does not reflect the true number of cases. Of the 315 local areas in England, 168 (53 per cent) have seen a rise in case rates, 132 (42 per cent) have recorded a fall and 15 are unchanged. Images are for illustrative purposes only.

Leeds had a rate of 38.2 (303 cases) in the seven days to May 23,down from 41.4 (328 cases) the previous week.
Bradford had a rate of 58.9 (318 cases) in the seven days to May 23, up from 38.3 (207 cases) the previous week.

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Calderdale had a rate of 49.2 (104 cases) in the seven days to May 23, up from 39.3 (83 cases) the previous week.
Wakefield had a rate of 40.5 (141 cases) in the seven days to May 23, up from 28.4 (99 cases) the previous week. (photo: SWNS)
Kirklees had a rate of 112.1 (493 cases) in the seven days to May 23, up from 73.9 (325 cases) the previous week.
Doncaster had a rate of 33.0 (103 cases) in the seven days to May 23, down from 33.3 (104 cases) the previous week.
Selby had a rate of 29.8 (27 cases) in the seven days to May 23, down from 50.8 (46 cases) the previous week.
Sheffield had a rate of 33.9 (198 cases) in the seven days to May 23, down from 40.9 (239 cases) the previous week.
Barnsley had a rate of 27.5 (68) cases in the seven days to May 23, which was the same as the previous week.
East Riding of Yorkshire had a rate of 22.3 (76 cases) in the seven days to May 23, down from 23.4 (80 cases) the previous week.
Rotherham had a rate of 22.6 (60 cases) in the seven days to May 23, down from 26.4 (70 cases) the previous week.
Hull had a rate of 16.2 (42 cases) in the seven days to May 23, down from 17.7 (46 cases) the previous week.
York had a rate of 14.2 (30 cases) in the seven days to May 23, up from 12.8 (27 cases) the previous week.
Craven had a rate of 14.0 (8 cases) in the seven days to May 23, up from 7.0 (4 cases) the previous week.
Harrogate had a rate of 9.3 (15 cases) in the seven days to May 23, down from 17.4 (28 cases) the previous week.
Scarborough had a rate of 7.4 (8 cases) in the seven days to May 23, down from 12.9 (14 cases) the previous week.
Richmondshire had a rate of 5.6 (3 cases) in the seven days to May 23, down from 9.3 (5 cases) the previous week.
Hambleton had a rate of 5.5 (5 cases) in the seven days to May 23, down from 8.7 (8 cases) the previous week.
Ryedale had a rate of 0.0 (0 cases) in the seven days to May 23, down from 1.8 (1 case) the previous week.