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

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

Sunday, 23rd May 2021, 11:45 am
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The latest figures, for the seven days to May 16, 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, 122 (39 per cent) have seen a rise in case rates, 182 (58 per cent) have recorded a fall and 11 are unchanged. Images are for illustrative purposes only.

Kirklees had a rate of 73.7 (324 cases) in the seven days to May 16, up from 55.9 (246 cases) the previous week.
Selby had a rate of 50.8 (46 cases) in the seven days to May 16, down from 67.3 (61 cases) the previous week.

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Leeds had a rate of 41.2 (327 cases) in the seven days to May 16, down from 49.4 (392 cases) the previous week.
Sheffield had a rate of 40.7 (238 cases) in the seven days to May 16, down from 45.5 (266 cases) the previous week.
Hull had a rate of 18.1 (47 cases) in the seven days to May 16, down from 27.3 (71 cases) the previous week.
Bradford had a rate of 38.3 (207 cases) in the seven days to May 16, down from 42.4 (229 cases) the previous week.
Doncaster had a rate of 33.0 (103 cases) in the seven days to May 16, down from 44.6 (139 cases) the previous week.
Wakefield had a rate of 28.4 (99 cases) in the seven days to May 16, down from 50.5 (176 cases) the previous week. (photo: SWNS)
Barnsley had a rate of 27.5 (68 cases) in the seven days to May 16, down from 51.8 (128 cases) the previous week.
Rotherham had a rate of 26.8 (71 cases) in the seven days to May 16, down from 38.1 (101 cases) the previous week.
East Riding of Yorkshire had a rate of 23.2 (79 cases) in the seven days to May 16, up from 21.7 (74 cases) the previous week.
Calderdale had a rate of 38.8 (82 cases) in the seven days to May 16, the same as the previous week.
Harrogate had a rate of 17.4 (28 cases) in the seven days to May 16, up from 12.4 (20 cases) the previous week.
Scarborough had a rate of 12.9 (14 cases) in the seven days to May 16, up from 10.1 (11 cases) the previous week.
York had a rate of 12.3 (26 cases) in the seven days to May 16, down from 16.1 (34 cases) the previous week.
Richmondshire had a rate of 9.5 (five cases) in the seven days to May 16, down from 22.3 (12 cases) the previous week.
Hambleton had a rate of 8.7 (eight cases) in the seven days to May 16, down from 9.8 (nine cases) the previous week.
Craven had a rate of 7.0 (four cases) in the seven days to May 16, down from 12.3 (seven cases) the previous week.
Ryedale had a rate of 1.8 (one cases) in the seven days to May 16, down from 5.4 (three cases) the previous week.