These are the 12 areas of South Tyneside with the lowest infection rates as Covid cases continue to fall
Covid-19 cases have continued to drop across South Tyneside throughout the first week of February – here we reveal the areas with the lowest infection rates.
During the first week of February, South Tyneside continued to see a reduction on coronavirus cases.
In the seven days leading up to February 9, the borough recorded a case rate of 559.1 per 100,000 people, as 845 tested positive for Covid.
By comparison, in the week leading up to February 2, South Tyneside had 1,197 confirmed cases, which resulted in a case rate of 792 per 100,000 people.
Data for the last five days is not included as it may not yet be complete or accurate.
These are the areas of South Tyneside with the lowest Covid-19 infections in the seven days leading up to February 9.