Coronavirus York updates; 1st August 2021

Test results

78 positive test results were announced today. They bring cumulative total up to 17,375

The number of cases in the City has reduced by 19 and now stands at a total of 513.

The infection rate /100k population has reduced to 243.68. It is forecast, however, to drift upwards over the next few days.



942 vaccinations were completed yesterday (Saturday)


  • 7239 PCR tests were completed during the week ending 26th July 2021
  • Of these, 7.9% were positive. That is lower than the 8.2% recorded during the previous period.
  • 1460 “lateral flow” tests were also completed on 31st July 2021

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