Chesterfield is among the top 20 council areas in the country for Covid case rates.

The Chesterfield areas where Covid cases rose fastest in the past week as town ranked a top 20 hotspot for infections

The Omicron variant continues to cause coronavirus infection rates to hit record levels in the UK – and Chesterfield is among the top 20 council areas in the country for case rates.

Thursday, 6th January 2022, 1:08 pm

There were 1.07 million positive test results nationally in the week to December 30, up 34 per cent from the week before, official figures show.

Chesterfield recorded 2,360 cases, at a rate of 2,249.1 per 100,000 people, over this period – placing it 18th in the country for the number of infections.

At neighbourhood level, Covid-19 case rates have been published for the week to December 30.

Here are the rates in every neighbourhood in Chesterfield:

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