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

The current level of cases in Wirral per week 867

Wirral COVID-19 infection rate

For the 7 days to 2 October 2021.

Number of infected people per 100,000 267.3
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 2 October 2021.

Age group Proportion of all Wirral cases
0-19 46.1%
20-39 19.7%
40-59 22.2%
60+ 12%

Cases by sex

For the 7 days to 2 October 2021. Some cases did not have a gender recorded.

  Percentage of cases
Female

59.5%

Male 40.1%

Cases by ethnic background

For the 7 days to 2 October 2021.

Ethnic background Percentage of Wirral cases
White British 84.1%
Black and minority ethnic (BAME) or mixed heritage 6.9%
Unknown 9%

Number of COVID-19 cases by ward

For the 7 days to 2 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 60
Upton 52
Claughton 49
Birkenhead and Tranmere 48
Greasby, Frankby and Irby 48
Hoylake and Meols 48
Leasowe and Moreton East 47
Clatterbridge 43
Bidston and St James 42
Heswall 39
Prenton 39
Wallasey 37
Eastham 34
Oxton 34
West Kirby and Thurstaston 34
Pensby and Thingwall 33
Rock Ferry 32
Bebington 30
Liscard 30
New Brighton 27
Seacombe 26
Moreton West and Saughall Massie 24

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