Current status in Wirral

Weekly data from the Office for National Statistics (published on 5 October 2021) showed there had been 60 registered deaths in Wirral, with 8 deaths due to COVID-19 in the latest 7 days. Total deaths from COVID-19 in Wirral are now 1,027.

Current cases in Wirral

In the 7 days to 29 September 2021, the most recent day for which figures are complete.

The current level of cases in Wirral per week 873

Wirral COVID-19 infection rate

For the 7 days to 29 September 2021.

Number of infected people per 100,000 269.2
Percentage of all people tested
who tested positive in the last 7 days
5.9%

COVID-19 infections by age group

For the 7 days to 29 September 2021.

Age group Proportion of all Wirral cases
0-19 46.3%
20-39 19.6%
40-59 22.8%
60+ 11.3%

Cases by sex

For the 7 days to 29 September 2021. Some cases did not have a gender recorded.

  Percentage of cases
Female 58.2%
Male 41.1%

Cases by ethnic background

For the 7 days to 29 September 2021.

Ethnic background Percentage of Wirral cases
White British 83.9%
Black and minority ethnic (BAME) or mixed heritage 6.7%
Unknown 9.4%

Number of COVID-19 cases by ward

For the 7 days to 29 September 2021. Increases and decreases are compared with numbers for the previous week.

Find out which ward you live in

Ward Number of cases
Bromborough 66
Bidston and St James 53
Rock Ferry 53
Clatterbridge 52
Birkenhead and Tranmere 51
Leasowe and Moreton East 51
Upton 49
Hoylake and Meols 46
Claughton 44
Bebington 43
Wallasey 40
Greasby, Frankby and Irby 37
Eastham 35
Pensby and Thingwall 33
Prenton 33
Oxton 32
Heswall 31
Seacombe 28
New Brighton 24
Liscard 23
West Kirby and Thurstaston 23
Moreton West and Saughall Massie 19

Vaccination rate

As of 30 September 2021.

Percentage of people eligible in Wirral to have had at least one COVID-19 vaccination 84%
Percentage of people who have had two doses 79%

Statistics provided by the Wirral Intelligence Service