Report published 12th February 2021

Data extracted covering testing up to 9th February 2021 show that the total number of confirmed cases for the last 7 days is 1234, a decrease of 298 cases on the previous week. The latest weekly rate of Covid-19 in Liverpool is 247.8 per 100,000 population and the latest positivity testing rate* is 10.4%.

Of the 1234 confirmed cases in the last 7 days, 252 (20.4%) were detected using Lateral Flow Testing (LFT) kits.

The majority of cases (53%) were in those aged under 40 years, whereas 29% 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 (71 cases), Norris Green (69 cases), Fazakerley (64 cases), Princes Park (58 cases), Belle Vale (58 cases), Kirkdale (57 cases), Everton (56 cases), Clubmoor (53 cases), Riverside (52 cases) and Old Swan (52 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 33 6
Anfield 44 9
Belle Vale 58 16
Central 18 <5
Childwall 38 11
Church 32 <5
Clubmoor 53 15
County 31 7
Cressington 29 6
Croxteth 44 15
Everton 56 11
Fazakerley 64 7
Greenbank 23 <5
Kensington and Fairfield 43 <5
Kirkdale 57 8
Knotty Ash 20 6
Mossley Hill 17 <5
Norris Green 69 9
Old Swan 52 8
Picton 39 7
Princes Park 58 12
Riverside 52 16
St Michael's 22 6
Speke-Garston 45 12
Tuebrook and Stoneycroft 71 9
Warbreck 38 <5
Wavertree 35 14
West Derby 34 9
Woolton 23 <5
Yew Tree 36 6
Total 1234 252