Current status in Wirral

Weekly data from the Office for National Statistics (published on 1 September 2021) showed there had been 82 registered deaths in Wirral, with 7 deaths due to COVID-19 in the latest 7 days. Total deaths from COVID-19 in Wirral are now 998.

Current cases in Wirral

In the 7 days to 27 August 2021, the most recent day for which figures are complete.

The current level of cases in Wirral per week 967

Wirral COVID-19 infection rate

For the 7 days to 27 August 2021.

Number of infected people per 100,000 289.1
Percentage of all people tested
who tested positive in the last 7 days

COVID-19 infections by age group

For the 7 days to 27 August 2021.

Age group Proportion of all Wirral cases
0-19 25.6%
20-39 31.2%
40-59 27.6%
60+ 14.9%

Cases by sex

For the 7 days to 27 August 2021. Some cases did not have a gender recorded.

  Percentage of cases
Female 51.3%
Male 48.6%

Cases by ethnic background

For the 7 days to 27 August 2021.

Ethnic background Percentage of Wirral cases
White British 83.3%
Black and minority ethnic (BAME) or mixed heritage 5.6%
Unknown 11.1%

Number of COVID-19 cases by ward

For the 7 days to 27 August 2021. Increases and decreases are compared with numbers for the previous week.

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Numbers of cases between 1 and 4 will only be indicated with ‘less than 5’ on the table. This is to minimise risk of people from being identified through this data.

Ward Number of cases
Rock Ferry 60
Bromborough 58
Liscard 57
Seacombe 55
Bidston and St James 54
Birkenhead and Tranmere 52
New Brighton 52
Leasowe and Moreton East 49
Wallasey 49
Hoylake and Meols 43
Bebington 42
Clatterbridge 42
Eastham 42
Claughton 38
Upton 38
Oxton 37
Greasby, Franky and Irby 36
Pensby and Thingwall 35
Heswall 34
Prenton 34
Moreton West and Saughall Massie 30
West Kirby and Thurstaston 24

Vaccination rate

As of 30 August 2021.

Percentage of people eligible in Wirral to have had at least one COVID-19 vaccination 81.3%
Percentage of people who have had two doses 76.5%

Statistics provided by the Wirral Intelligence Service