Report published 15th February 2021

Data extracted covering testing up to 12th February 2021 show that the total number of confirmed cases for the last 7 days is 1040, a decrease of 341 cases on the previous week. The latest weekly rate of Covid-19 in Liverpool is 208.8 per 100,000 population and the latest positivity testing rate* is 9.7%.

Of the 1040 confirmed cases in the last 7 days, 212 (20.4%) were detected using Lateral Flow Testing (LFT) kits.

The majority of cases (52%) 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 50% were female and 50% were male. Of those cases where ethnicity was given, 83% people were recorded as White British and 17% 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 Fazakerley (69 cases), Tuebrook and Stoneycroft (60 cases), Belle Vale (56 cases), Kirkdale (50 cases), Norris Green (49 cases), Clubmoor (47 cases), Picton (42 cases), Princes Park (42 cases), Speke-Garston (40 cases) and Anfield (38 cases).
Between 7th-13th February 2021 there were 168 registered deaths in Liverpool, of which 43% (n=72) 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 31 7
Anfield 38 <5
Belle Vale 56 18
Central 18 <5
Childwall 28 9
Church 23 <5
Clubmoor 47 8
County 31 7
Cressington 24 <5
Croxteth 28 13
Everton 36 6
Fazakerley 69 8
Greenbank 11 <5
Kensington and Fairfield 36 <5
Kirkdale 50 10
Knotty Ash 17 <5
Mossley Hill 8 <5
Norris Green 49 <5
Old Swan 37 7
Picton 42 8
Princes Park 42 8
Riverside 38 6
St Michael's 26 7
Speke-Garston 40 15
Tuebrook and Stoneycroft 60 10
Warbreck 35 6
Wavertree 34 13
West Derby 36 9
Woolton 19 <5
Yew Tree 31 <5
Total 1040 212