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 30 September 2021, the most recent day for which figures are complete.

The current level of cases in Wirral per week 830

Wirral COVID-19 infection rate

For the 7 days to 30 September 2021.

Number of infected people per 100,000 255.9
Percentage of all people tested
who tested positive in the last 7 days
5.5%

COVID-19 infections by age group

For the 7 days to 30 September 2021.

Age group Proportion of all Wirral cases
0-19 46%
20-39 19.2%
40-59 23%
60+ 11.8%

Cases by sex

For the 7 days to 30 September 2021. Some cases did not have a gender recorded.

  Percentage of cases
Female 59.9%
Male 39.6%

Cases by ethnic background

For the 7 days to 30 September 2021.

Ethnic background Percentage of Wirral cases
White British 83.7%
Black and minority ethnic (BAME) or mixed heritage 7%
Unknown 9.3%

Number of COVID-19 cases by ward

For the 7 days to 30 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 60
Upton 53
Clatterbridge 51
Leasowe and Moreton East 49
Bidston and St James 44
Claughton 44
Birkenhead and Tranmere 43
Rock Ferry 43
Hoylake and Meols 42
Bebington 41
Greasby, Frankby and Irby 38
Wallasey 36
Eastham 35
Pensby and Thingwall 34
Prenton 34
Oxton 31
Heswall 29
West Kirby and Thurstaston 27
Seacombe 25
New Brighton 22
Liscard 21
Moreton West and Saughall Massie 18

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