Report published 10th February 2021

Data extracted covering testing up to 7th February 2021 show that the total number of confirmed cases for the last 7 days is 1333, a decrease of 337 cases on the previous week. The latest weekly rate of Covid-19 in Liverpool is 267.6 per 100,000 population and the latest positivity testing rate* is 10.9%.

Of the 1333 confirmed cases in the last 7 days, 247 (18.5%) were detected using Lateral Flow Testing (LFT) kits.

The majority of cases (51%) were in those aged under 40 years, whereas 30% cases were in those aged 40-59 yrs. Of all the confirmed cases in the last seven days 52% were female and 48% were male. Of those cases where ethnicity was given, 84% people were recorded as White British and 16% people were from a Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic background.

Compared to the previous week the rate of new infections in the city has slightly decreased, however the 7 day rate remains very high.

The wards with the largest number of confirmed cases are Norris Green (77 cases), Warbreck (74 cases), Speke-Garston (62 cases), Fazakerley (62 cases), Everton (62 cases), Princes Park (61 cases), Old Swan (61 cases), Belle Vale (59 cases), Tuebrook and Stoneycroft (59 cases) and Riverside (53 cases).

Between 3rd - 9th February 2021 there were 210 registered deaths in Liverpool, of which 46% (n=97) were Covid-19 deaths.

* Positivity rate = total number of positive tests from all tests carried out in the last 7 days

Source: Public Health England Covid-19 Situational Awareness Explorer

Coronavirus cases in Liverpool by Ward
Ward name Total weekly cases Total weekly lateral flow test cases
Allerton and Hunts Cross 33 <5
Anfield 46 11
Belle Vale 59 13
Central 18 <5
Childwall 41 7
Church 26 <5
Clubmoor 52 14
County 31 9
Cressington 31 7
Croxteth 42 10
Everton 62 14
Fazakerley 62 6
Greenbank 38 7
Kensington and Fairfield 48 <5
Kirkdale 52 8
Knotty Ash 28 6
Mossley Hill 21 <5
Norris Green 77 10
Old Swan 61 8
Picton 36 <5
Princes Park 61 13
Riverside 53 15
St Michael's 24 6
Speke-Garston 62 15
Tuebrook and Stoneycroft 59 <5
Warbreck 74 8
Wavertree 32 10
West Derby 33 11
Woolton 26 <5
Yew Tree 45 8
Total 1333 247