These are the areas of South Tyneside with the highest Covid-19 case rates.

The 12 areas in South Tyneside with the highest Covid-19 infection rates as cases rise across the borough

As coronavirus cases increase across South Tyneside, we reveal the areas with the highest infection rates.

Wednesday, 29th December 2021, 4:38 pm

Covid-19 cases have been steadily rising across South Tyneside throughout December – with 1,022 new cases recorded in the week up to December 23.

On December 1, the borough had a case rate of 290.5 per 100,000 people, with 439 cases recorded in the seven day period.

Latest figures now show that South Tyneside has a case rate of 676.2 per 100,000 people.

Data for the last five days is not included as it may not yet be complete or accurate.

Here we reveal the areas of South Tyneside that have the highest Covid-19 case rates per 100,000 people in the seven days leading up to December 23.

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