Current status in Wirral

Weekly data from the Office for National Statistics (published on 10 August 2021) showed there had been 71 registered deaths in Wirral, with 5 deaths due to COVID-19 in the latest 7 days. Total deaths from COVID-19 in Wirral are now 981.

Current cases in Wirral

In the 7 days to 11 August 2021, the most recent day for which figures are complete.

The current level of cases in Wirral per week 935

Wirral COVID-19 infection rate

For the 7 days to 11 August 2021.

Number of infected people per 100,000 288.3
Percentage of all people tested
who tested positive in the last 7 days

COVID-19 infections by age group

For the 7 days to 11 August 2021.

Age group Proportion of all Wirral cases
0-19 23.6%
20-39 42.3%
40-59 23.6%
60+ 10.5%

Cases by sex

For the 7 days to 11 August 2021. Some cases did not have a gender recorded.

  Percentage of cases
Female 52.3%
Male 47.1%

Cases by ethnic background

For the 7 days to 11 August 2021.

Ethnic background Percentage of Wirral cases
White British 85.5%
Black and minority ethnic (BAME) or mixed heritage and Unknown 4.1%
Unknown 10.4%

Number of COVID-19 cases by ward

For the 7 days to 11 August 2021. Increases and decreases are compared with numbers for the previous week.

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Numbers of cases between 1 and 4 will only be indicated with ‘less than 5’ on the table. This is to minimise risk of people from being identified through this data.

Ward Number of cases
Bidston and St James 76
Birkenhead and Tranmere 74
Claughton 71
Prenton 52
Bebington 48
Seacombe 48
Rock Ferry 47
Upton 45
Oxton 45
Bromborough 42
Wallasey 42
Liscard 40
New Brighton 39
Leasowe and Moreton East 38
Clatterbridge 36
West Kirby and Thurstaston 31
Eastham 29
Hoylake and Meols 29
Moreton West and Saughall Massie 29
Pensby and Thingwall 23
Heswall 21
Greasby, Frankby and Irby 20

Vaccination rate

As of 16 August 2021.

Percentage of people eligible in Wirral to have had at least one COVID-19 vaccination 83.9%
Percentage of people who have had two doses 75.2%

Statistics provided by the Wirral Intelligence Service