Current status in Wirral

Weekly data from the Office for National Statistics (published on 21 September 2021) showed there had been 71 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 1,013.

Current cases in Wirral

In the 7 days to 15 September 2021, the most recent day for which figures are complete.

The current level of cases in Wirral per week 830

Wirral COVID-19 infection rate

For the 7 days to 15 September 2021.

Number of infected people per 100,000 255.9
Percentage of all people tested
who tested positive in the last 7 days
6.2%

COVID-19 infections by age group

For the 7 days to 15 September 2021.

Age group Proportion of all Wirral cases
0-19 35.8%
20-39 22.4%
40-59 23.3%
60+ 18.5%

Cases by sex

For the 7 days to 15 September 2021. Some cases did not have a gender recorded.

  Percentage of cases
Female 52.8%
Male 46.6%

Cases by ethnic background

For the 7 days to 15 September 2021.

Ethnic background Percentage of Wirral cases
White British 87.6%
Black and minority ethnic (BAME) or mixed heritage 4.3%
Unknown 8.1%

Number of COVID-19 cases by ward

For the 7 days to 15 September 2021. Increases and decreases are compared with numbers for the previous week.

Find out which ward you live in

Ward Number of cases
Eastham 60
Claughton 54
Wallasey 50
Birkenhead and Tranmere 48
Upton 48
Bromborough 47
Bidston and St James 44
Prenton 43
Rock Ferry 42
Hoylake and Meols 41
New Brighton 39
Seacombe 38
Moreton West and Saughall Massie 35
Liscard 33
Bebington 31
Leasowe and Moreton East 29
Oxton 27
Pensby and Thingwall 27
Clatterbridge 23
West Kirby and Thurstaston 23
Greasby, Frankby and Irby 21
Heswall 20

Vaccination rate

As of 20 September 2021.

Percentage of people eligible in Wirral to have had at least one COVID-19 vaccination 83.8%
Percentage of people who have had two doses 78.2%

Statistics provided by the Wirral Intelligence Service