These are the areas of Sunderland with the lowest Covid-19 case rates.

The 12 areas of Sunderland with the fewest Covid infections as cases hit the lowest since the start of March

As Covid-19 cases reach the lowest they have been since the start of March, we reveal the areas of Wearside with the least infections.

Tuesday, 26th April 2022, 3:24 pm

According to the latest government data, Sunderland recorded a rate of 250.9 cases per 100,000 in the seven days leading up to April 20 – with 697 people testing positive for the virus.

Cases have been dropping throughout April after they began rising from March 5 when Wearside had a rate of 252.3 cases per 100,000 people, equating to 701 cases over the seven-day period.

Currently, Sunderland Central and Deptford has the lowest case rate, with 126.2 cases per 100,000 people.

Data for the last five days is unavailable as it may be inaccurate or incomplete.

Here we reveal the areas of Sunderland where Covid-19 cases have seen the biggest drop in the week leading up to April 20.

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