Current status in Wirral

Weekly data from the Office for National Statistics (published on 7 September 2021) showed there had been 66 registered deaths in Wirral, with 4 deaths due to COVID-19 in the latest 7 days. Total deaths from COVID-19 in Wirral are now 1,002.

Current cases in Wirral

In the 7 days to 1 September 2021, the most recent day for which figures are complete.

The current level of cases in Wirral per week 1,028

Wirral COVID-19 infection rate

For the 7 days to 1 September 2021.

Number of infected people per 100,000 317
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 1 September 2021.

Age group Proportion of all Wirral cases
0-19 30.5%
20-39 28.6%
40-59 27%
60+ 13.9%

Cases by sex

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

  Percentage of cases
Female 52.4%
Male 47.5%

Cases by ethnic background

For the 7 days to 1 September 2021.

Ethnic background Percentage of Wirral cases
White British 84%
Black and minority ethnic (BAME) or mixed heritage 5.3%
Unknown 10.7%

Number of COVID-19 cases by ward

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

Find out which ward you live in

Ward Number of cases
Liscard 59
Eastham 57
Birkenhead and Tranmere 55
Leasowe and Moreton East 55
Upton 54
Wallasey 54
Rock Ferry 53
Seacombe 52
Bebington 51
Claughton 51
Hoylake and Meols 50
Bidston and St James 47
Clatterbridge 44
Moreton West and Sughall Massie 43
Bromborough 42
New Brighton 41
Heswall 39
Greasby, Frankby and Irby 37
Pensby and Thingwall 36
Oxton 34
West Kirby and Thurstaston 34
Prenton 33

Vaccination rate

As of 6 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