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 31 August 2021, the most recent day for which figures are complete.

The current level of cases in Wirral per week 1,003

Wirral COVID-19 infection rate

For the 7 days to 31 August 2021.

Number of infected people per 100,000 309.2
Percentage of all people tested
who tested positive in the last 7 days
8.3%

COVID-19 infections by age group

For the 7 days to 31 August 2021.

Age group Proportion of all Wirral cases
0-19 29.5%
20-39 28.4%
40-59 27.2%
60+ 14.9%

Cases by sex

For the 7 days to 31 August 2021. Some cases did not have a gender recorded.

  Percentage of cases
Female 53.4%
Male 46.5%

Cases by ethnic background

For the 7 days to 31 August 2021.

Ethnic background Percentage of Wirral cases
White British 84.6%
Black and minority ethnic (BAME) or mixed heritage 5.6%
Unknown 9.8%

Number of COVID-19 cases by ward

For the 7 days to 31 August 2021. Increases and decreases are compared with numbers for the previous week.

Find out which ward you live in

Ward Number of cases
Liscard 64
Rock Ferry 57
Eastham 54
Wallasey 54
Upton 53
Leasowe and Moreton East 52
Claughton 51
Birkenhead and Tranmere 50
Bidston and St James 49
Seacombe 48
Bebington 47
Bromborough 46
New Brighton 46
Hoylake and Meols 44
Clatterbridge 43
Heswall 40
Moreton West and Saughall Massie 40
Oxton 35
Greasby, Frankby and Irby 33
Prenton 33
Pensby and Thingwall 30
West Kirby and Thurstaston 26

Vaccination rate

As of 5 September 2021.

Percentage of people eligible in Wirral to have had at least one COVID-19 vaccination 83.3%
Percentage of people who have had two doses 77.0%

Statistics provided by the Wirral Intelligence Service