Areas in South Tyneside with the biggest rise and fall in Covid cases

10 areas in South Tyneside which have seen the biggest rise and fall in Covid-19 cases in one week

New data released shows the areas in South Tyneside which have seen the highest increase and biggest fall in Covid-19 cases compared to the week before.

There are the five areas in South Tyneside which have recorded a higher percentage of new Covid-19 cases and the five locations which have recorded the biggest drop in the seven-days leading up to Friday, November 13, compared to the week before.

Official figures also show the case rate which takes into account the number of people living in each area compared to the number of people who have tested positive for the virus.

The figures are based on tests carried out in laboratories (pillar one of the Government’s testing programme) and in the wider community (pillar two). Pictures are for illustrative purposes only

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