Ebene News – GB – Areas of Leeds where Covid rates rise fastest as government reviews level 3

Leeds sees sharp rise in Covid infection rates in first figures released since Christmas – with 90% from England

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The government has reviewed levels across England and the announcement of Leeds upgrading to level 4 or maintaining level 3 is expected later today The city’s average coronavirus infection rate now stands at 1,898 new cases per 100,000 population, up 331% from last week But there have been sharp increases in parts of Leeds These are the 19 areas of the city where the infection rate increased by more than 150% in seven days until December 24, the latest figures available, compared to the previous week Images are for illustrative purposes only

Alwoodley recorded 34 cases in the seven days leading up to December 24, a rate of 4,710 per 100,000 population The rate is up 580% from the previous week

Horsforth West recorded 20 cases in the seven days leading up to December 24, a rate of 3,315 per 100,000 population The rate is up 5,667% from the previous week

Aberford, Barwick & Thorner recorded 12 cases in the seven days leading up to December 24, a rate of 1,861 per 100,000 population The rate is up 500% from the previous week

Carr Manor recorded 32 cases in the seven days leading up to Dec. 24, a rate of 4,155 per 100,000 population The rate is up 4,333% from the previous week

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Source: https://www.yorkshireeveningpost.co.uk/health/coronavirus/leeds-areas-where-covid-rates-are-rising-fastest-government-reviews-tier-3-3081434