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 1 October 2021, the most recent day for which figures are complete.

The current level of cases in Wirral per week 841

Wirral COVID-19 infection rate

For the 7 days to 1 October 2021.

Number of infected people per 100,000 259.3
Percentage of all people tested
who tested positive in the last 7 days
5.6%

COVID-19 infections by age group

For the 7 days to 1 October 2021.

Age group Proportion of all Wirral cases
0-19 45.9%
20-39 19.5%
40-59 23.2%
60+ 11.4%

Cases by sex

For the 7 days to 1 October 2021. Some cases did not have a gender recorded.

  Percentage of cases
Female

59%

Male 40.5%

Cases by ethnic background

For the 7 days to 1 October 2021.

Ethnic background Percentage of Wirral cases
White British 83.7%
Black and minority ethnic (BAME) or mixed heritage 6.8%
Unknown 9.5%

Number of COVID-19 cases by ward

For the 7 days to 1 October 2021. Increases and decreases are compared with numbers for the previous week.

Find out which ward you live in

Ward Number of cases
Bromborough 58
Upton 50
Bidston and St James 48
Clatterbridge 48
Leasowe and Moreton East 47
Birkenhead and Tranmere 45
Claughton 45
Greasby, Frankby and Irby 43
Hoylake and Meols 42
Wallasey 42
Bebington 37
Eastham 34
Pensby and Thingwall 34
Prenton 34
Heswall 33
Rock Ferry 32
Oxton 31
West Kirby and Thurstaston 29
Liscard 28
Seacombe 27
Moreton West and Saughall Massie 22
New Brighton 22

Vaccination rate

As of 6 October 2021.

Percentage of people eligible in Wirral to have had at least one COVID-19 vaccination 84.1%
Percentage of people who have had two doses 79.1%

Statistics provided by the Wirral Intelligence Service