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

The current level of cases in Wirral per week 1,010

Wirral COVID-19 infection rate

For the 7 days to 5 October 2021.

Number of infected people per 100,000 311.40
Percentage of all people tested
who tested positive in the last 7 days
5.8%

COVID-19 infections by age group

For the 7 days to 5 October 2021.

Age group Proportion of all Wirral cases
0-19 47.5%
20-39 17.5%
40-59 21.9%
60+ 13.1%

Cases by sex

For the 7 days to 5 October 2021. Some cases did not have a gender recorded.

  Percentage of cases
Female 59.1%
Male 40.8%

Cases by ethnic background

For the 7 days to 5 October 2021.

Ethnic background Percentage of Wirral cases
White British 85.3%
Black and minority ethnic (BAME) or mixed heritage 7.1%
Unknown 7.6%

Number of COVID-19 cases by ward

For the 7 days to 5 October 2021. Increases and decreases are compared with numbers for the previous week.

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Ward Number of cases
Greasby, Frankby and Irby 65
Heswall 61
Bromborough 59
Hoylake and Meols 56
Upton 56
Rock Ferry 47
Birkenhead and Tranmere 45
Claughton 45
Liscard 45
Pensby and Thingwall 45
Oxton 43
Prenton 43
Clatterbridge 41
Leasowe and Moreton East 40
Moreton West and Saughall Massie 40
Seacombe 40
Wallasey 40
Bidston and St James 39
West Kirby and Thurstaston 39
Eastham 38
New Brighton 38
Bebington 37
   

Vaccination rate

As of 10 October 2021.

Percentage of people eligible in Wirral to have had at least one COVID-19 vaccination 83.7%
Percentage of people who have had two doses 78.6%

 

Statistics provided by the Wirral Intelligence Service