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

The current level of cases in Wirral per week 1,084

Wirral COVID-19 infection rate

For the 7 days to 2 September 2021.

Number of infected people per 100,000 334.2
Percentage of all people tested
who tested positive in the last 7 days
8.2%

COVID-19 infections by age group

For the 7 days to 2 September 2021.

Age group Proportion of all Wirral cases
0-19 32.4%
20-39 28%
40-59 26.1%
60+ 13.5%

Cases by sex

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

  Percentage of cases
Female 52.3%
Male 47.5%

Cases by ethnic background

For the 7 days to 2 September 2021.

Ethnic background Percentage of Wirral cases
White British 84.5%
Black and minority ethnic (BAME) or mixed heritage 4.4%
Unknown 11.1%

Number of COVID-19 cases by ward

For the 7 days to 2 September 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
Liscard 70
Bebington 66
Upton 62
Bidston and St James 59
Eastham 58
Birkenhead and Tranmere 56
Claughton 55
Rock Ferry 55
Seacombe 55
Wallasey 51
Leasowe and Moreton East 48
Hoylake and Meols 47
Moreton West and Saughall Massie 47
Heswall 46
New Brighton 44
Greasby, Frankby and Irby 41
Pensby and Thingwall 41
Prenton 39
West Kirby and Thurstaston 35
Bromborough 34
Clatterbridge 34
Oxton 34

Vaccination rate

As of 7 September 2021.

Percentage of people eligible in Wirral to have had at least one COVID-19 vaccination 83.4%
Percentage of people who have had two doses 77.2%

Statistics provided by the Wirral Intelligence Service