These are the areas of Sunderland with the highest Covid-19 case rates as infections continue to rise.

The 12 worst affected areas of Sunderland for Covid-19 cases as infections continue to rise

Covid-19 cases across Wearside are continuing to rise as we reveal with the areas with the highest infection rates per 100,000 people in the seven days leading up to September 3.

Thursday, 9th September 2021, 12:54 pm

Coronavirus cases have been rising across Sunderland since August 14 – with 1,048 new cases confirmed in the week leading up to September 3.

On August 14, Sunderland recorded a case rate of 230 per 100,000 people which was a total of 639 cases recorded.

By comparison, Wearside recorded a Covid-19 case rate of 377.2 per 100,00 people in the seven days leading up to September 3 – a difference of 409 more cases.

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

Here we reveal the areas of Sunderland that have the highest Covid-19 case rates per 100,000 people in the seven days leading up to September 3.

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