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

The current level of cases in Wirral per week 824

Wirral COVID-19 infection rate

For the 7 days to 16 September 2021.

Number of infected people per 100,000 254.1
Percentage of all people tested
who tested positive in the last 7 days
6%

COVID-19 infections by age group

For the 7 days to 16 September 2021.

Age group Proportion of all Wirral cases
0-19 37%
20-39 21.6%
40-59 23.5%
60+ 17.9%

Cases by sex

For the 7 days to 16 September 2021. Some cases did not have a gender recorded.

  Percentage of cases
Female 53.8%
Male 45.6%

Cases by ethnic background

For the 7 days to 16 September 2021.

Ethnic background Percentage of Wirral cases
White British 83%
Black and minority ethnic (BAME) or mixed heritage 5.6%
Unknown 11.4%

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
Claughton 57
Eastham 57
Upton 51
Bromborough 44
Prenton 44
Wallasey 43
Rock Ferry 42
Moreton West and Saughall Massie 41
New Brighton 41
Birkenhead and Tranmere 40
Hoylake and Meols 39
Liscard 36
Seacombe 35
Bidston and St James 34
Leasowe and Moreton East 32
West Kirby and Thurstaston 32
Pensby and Thingwall 28
Bebington 26
Oxton 26
Clatterbridge 25
Greasby, Frankby and Irby 25
Heswall 20

Vaccination rate

As of 21 September 2021.

Percentage of people eligible in Wirral to have had at least one COVID-19 vaccination 83.9%
Percentage of people who have had two doses 78.4%

Statistics provided by the Wirral Intelligence Service