Report published 11th February 2021

Data extracted covering testing up to 8th February 2021 show that the total number of confirmed cases for the last 7 days is 1295, a decrease of 255 cases on the previous week. The latest weekly rate of Covid-19 in Liverpool is 260 per 100,000 population and the latest positivity testing rate* is 10.5%.

Of the 1295 confirmed cases in the last 7 days, 247 (19.1%) were detected using Lateral Flow Testing (LFT) kits.

The majority of cases (52%) 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 51% were female and 49% were male. Of those cases where ethnicity was given, 82% people were recorded as White British and 18% 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 Tuebrook and Stoneycroft (73 cases), Norris Green (73 cases), Princes Park (65 cases), Warbreck (63 cases), Everton (60 cases), Fazakerley (59 cases), Clubmoor (57 cases), Speke-Garston (56 cases), Old Swan (56 cases) and Belle Vale (51 cases).

Between 5th - 11th February 2021 there were 178 registered deaths in Liverpool, of which 39% (n=70) 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 30 <5
Anfield 44 10
Belle Vale 51 12
Central 18 <5
Childwall 42 10
Church 33 6
Clubmoor 57 15
County 30 8
Cressington 30 6
Croxteth 40 11
Everton 60 12
Fazakerley 59 6
Greenbank 39 6
Kensington and Fairfield 49 6
Kirkdale 50 9
Knotty Ash 24 <5
Mossley Hill 17 <5
Norris Green 73 10
Old Swan 56 7
Picton 37 <5
Princes Park 65 12
Riverside 50 18
St Michael's 23 6
Speke-Garston 56 15
Tuebrook and Stoneycroft 73 8
Warbreck 63 6
Wavertree 33 9
West Derby 32 11
Woolton 23 <5
Yew Tree 38 7
Total 1295 247