The Wakefield, Pontefract and Castleford neighbourhoods where Covid case rates are rising and falling as rolling rate reaches lowest point in five months
As the rate of cases of Covid-19 in the Wakefield district falls to its lowest point in more than five months, these are the latest figures for every area of Wakefield and the Five Towns.
Data from Public Health England reveals that the current 7-day case rate in the Wakefield district currently stands at 136.4 per 100,000, down from 221.1 per 100,000 at the start of February. It is the lowest rate of cases recorded in the district since early October, though still remains far above the national average of 84.4 per 100,000.
Amid falling case rates, these are the latest figures for every area of Wakefield, Pontefract and Castleford. These figures cover the seven days up to Tuesday, March 2, 2021, compared to the previous seven day window.