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The latest borough-by-borough coronavirus infection rates as cases continue to rise across ...

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Coronavirus infection rates are up in eight boroughs in Greater Manchester, the latest figures show.

And across the region more than 10,000 people tested positive in the last week - up by 10 per cent on the previous seven days.

Rochdale continues to have the highest coronavirus infection rate in Greater Manchester.

The borough recorded a rate of 445.8 cases per 100,000 people in the week ending November 19, according to the latest data from the UK Health Security Agency.

Oldham has the lowest rate - 289.5 cases per 100,000 people.

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In Greater Manchester as a whole, the infection rate is now 370.1 cases per 100,000 population.

The national average is 423.5.

A total of 10,495 people tested positive for coronavirus across Greater Manchester in the week which ended on November 19.

That's up 989 cases compared to the previous week.

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Hospital admissions

In the week ending on October 24, a total of 274 patients were admitted to Greater Manchester NHS hospitals with Covid-19. That is 30 more than the week before, a rise of 12%.

On Tuesday October 26, there were 34 Mechanical Ventilation (MV) beds occupied by Covid patients in Greater Manchester NHS hospitals. That is seven fewer than a week earlier.

This is the most recent available data for hospital admissions, the figures for NHS trusts are not updated daily.

Deaths

In the week ending November 19, a total of 49 people died within 28 days of a positive Covid test across Greater Manchester, which is one fewer than the week before.

Cases reported in each of the 10 boroughs

Bury recorded 763 coronavirus cases, which is 111 more than in the previous seven days.

The latest infection rate in Bury is 400.1 cases per 100,000 people and that is up 17% week-on-week.

In Rochdale there were 997 positive Covid-19 tests in the week ending November 19, which is 143 more than the previous seven days.

The infection rate in Rochdale is up slightly compared with the previous day and the week-on-week trend is up by 17%

There were 1,079 positive tests over the last week in Salford , which is 296 more than in the previous week.

The week-on-week trend in Salford is up by 38% and the latest infection rate is 410.7 cases per 100,000 people.

In Trafford the latest infection rate is 400.3 cases per 100,000 people and the number of cases has gone up by 6%.

A total of 951 people tested positive for Covid in Trafford over the seven days ending on November 19, which is 52 more than the week before.

Oldham recorded 688 positive Covid-19 tests in the week ending November 19, which is 75 more than the previous 7 days.

The coronavirus infection rate in Oldham is now 289.5 cases per 100,000 people and is up by 12% week-on-week.

In Stockport the number of cases is up by 5% compared to the previous week - leaving the infection rate at 336.8 cases per 100,000 population.

There were 991 positive Covid-19 tests in Stockport in the week ending November 19, which was 50 more than the previous seven days.

Cases are down Tameside , where there were 902 positive Covid-19 tests in the week ending November 19, which is five fewer than the previous seven days. That's down 1% week-on-week.

The latest infection rate in Tameside is 397.2 cases per 100,000 people.

There was a rise of 12% in cases in Bolton over the week ending November 19, and the infection rate is now 362.5 cases per 100,000 population.

Bolton recorded 1045 positive Covid-19 tests over the seven-day period, and that is 112 more than the previous week.

Wigan saw a total of 1,289 cases in the week ending November 19, which is 29 fewer than the previous week. That's a fall of 2%.

In Wigan the most recent coronavirus infection rate is now 389.8 cases per 100,000 people.

Manchester's latest infection rate is 322.1 cases per 100,000 people.

There were 1,790 cases recorded in Manchester, which is 184 more than the previous week - a rise of 11%.

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