How many coronavirus cases are there in your area?

James Morris
Senior news reporter, Yahoo News UK
A man wearing a face mask in central London as the number of UK coronavirus cases continues to rise. (AP)

*This article is updated regularly. There may, on occasion, be a difference between the statistics in the text compared to the charts depending on when the latter have been updated*

The number of coronavirus cases continues to rise significantly in the UK.

Here is the latest information on how many confirmed deaths and cases there are currently, how quickly it has spread and how many positive tests there have been in each local authority area.

How many people in the UK have died from coronavirus?

On Wednesday, the Department of Health said 7,097 people have died.

This was up 938 from Tuesday’s death toll of 6,159, the biggest day-on-day increase since the outbreak began.

The previous highest increase was 786, recorded on Tuesday.

How many people in the UK have coronavirus?

As of 9am on Wednesday, the Department of Health said there were 60,733 confirmed cases in the UK.

In total, 232,708 people have been tested.

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How quickly has the virus spread in the UK?

Two weeks ago, on 25 March, there were 9,529 confirmed cases. In the space of a fortnight, this had risen by 51,204 to 60,733 on Wednesday.

On 1 March, there were just 35 cases.

The first two cases were announced on 31 January.

(The two charts above were last updated on Tuesday)

Cases by English local authority, accurate as of 6pm on Wednesday

Birmingham: 1,462

Hampshire: 1,241

Essex: 1,081

Surrey: 1,059

Kent: 1,033

Hertfordshire: 1,032

Lancashire: 1,026

Sheffield: 940

Cumbria: 864

Brent: 853

Croydon: 763

Southwark: 755

Barnet: 752

Lambeth: 731

Staffordshire: 673

Newham: 608

Wandsworth: 592

Liverpool: 587

Bromley: 583

Derbyshire: 555

Lewisham: 554

Ealing: 553

Northamptonshire: 536

Oxfordshire: 533

Harrow: 530

Nottinghamshire: 509

Waltham Forest: 443

Warwickshire: 439

Worcestershire: 439

Newcastle upon Tyne: 432

Walsall: 421

Westminster: 420

Hackney and City of London: 412

County Durham: 410

Tower Hamlets: 406

Gloucestershire: 402

Sandwell: 399

Manchester: 395

Enfield: 392

Leeds: 389

Hillingdon: 389

Merton: 386

Leicestershire: 386

Norfolk: 386

Hounslow: 380

Greenwich: 378

Redbridge: 366

Wolverhampton: 354

Sunderland: 343

Camden: 343

Buckinghamshire: 342

Dudley: 341

North Yorkshire: 328

Haringey: 324

West Sussex: 320

Lincolnshire: 319

Sefton: 306

Bexley: 303

Suffolk: 302

Derby: 300

Havering: 299

Sutton: 299

Stockport: 298

Coventry: 295

Hammersmith and Fulham: 295

Wirral: 288

Kensington and Chelsea: 286

Cambridgeshire: 278

Islington: 276

Salford: 273

Northumberland: 272

St. Helens: 269

Cheshire West and Chester: 261

Solihull: 259

Bradford: 258

Trafford: 257

Leicester: 250

Devon: 250

Barking and Dagenham: 249

Oldham: 248

North Tyneside: 242

Rotherham: 240

Barnsley: 238

Kirklees: 235

Bristol, City of: 234

Nottingham: 232

Medway: 232

Gateshead: 230

East Sussex: 229

Cheshire East: 226

Cornwall and Isles of Scilly: 224

Richmond upon Thames: 223

Kingston upon Thames: 212

Wigan: 209

Luton: 205

Bolton: 204

Wakefield: 200

Knowsley: 198

Middlesbrough: 196

Milton Keynes: 195

Rochdale: 195

Southampton: 191

Tameside: 191

Warrington: 182

Wiltshire: 180

Shropshire: 174

Central Bedfordshire: 173

Slough: 169

Doncaster: 168

Bury: 166

Southend-on-Sea: 156

South Gloucestershire: 155

Brighton and Hove: 153

Stockton-on-Tees: 143

Dorset: 136

Bedford: 135

Somerset: 135

Thurrock: 134

Stoke-on-Trent: 130

Portsmouth: 130

Reading: 129

Wokingham: 129

Halton: 127

Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole: 127

East Riding of Yorkshire: 123

West Berkshire: 121

Redcar and Cleveland: 119

South Tyneside: 118

Windsor and Maidenhead: 117

Plymouth: 110

Calderdale: 110

Telford and Wrekin: 96

Blackpool: 94

Blackburn with Darwen: 92

North Somerset: 91

Swindon: 88

York: 87

Herefordshire, County of: 81

Peterborough: 80

Bracknell Forest: 79

Darlington: 77

Bath and North East Somerset: 77

North Lincolnshire: 66

Torbay: 64

Kingston upon Hull, City of: 58

North East Lincolnshire: 50

Hartlepool: 49

Isle of Wight: 38

Rutland: 8

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