All areas of Cumbria now have infection rates of at least 100 cases per 100,000 people.

New data published this evening (October 29) shows that rates are rising in five out of six county districts, with the exception being Barrow-in-Furness.

After nearly two weeks of Tier 2 restrictions, the town has seen its rate drop from above 300 to 253.5 in the week to October 25 - the latest Public Health England figures available.

Cases are still rising in Carlisle, Eden and South Lakeland at a slower rate while Allerdale and Copeland have seen the biggest relative rises.

Allerdale's infection rate is up from 67.5 to 107.4 and Copeland's has gone from 85.1 to 140.8.

Analysis by CumbriaLive shows that a total of 877 people contracted Covid-19 in the seven days to October 25. This compares to 762 in the week to October 18.

The data below includes the total number of cases and overall infection rate for each area since the pandemic began. Many of these cases will no longer be active.

Full list of Cumbria's latest infection rates:

From left to right, it reads: name of local authority; rate of new cases in the seven days to October 25; number (in brackets) of new cases recorded in the seven days to October 25; rate of new cases in the seven days to October 18; number (in brackets) of new cases recorded in the seven days to October 18.

Barrow-in-Furness 253.5 (170), 310.2 (208) ↓

Carlisle 237.4 (258), 194.2 (211) ↑

Eden 202.8 (108), 159.6 (85) ↑

Copeland 140.8 (96), 85.1 (58) ↑

South Lakeland 133.2 (140), 127.5 (134) ↑

Allerdale 107.4 (105), 67.5 (66) ↑

Blackburn with Darwen continues to have the highest rate in England, with 1,203 new cases recorded in the seven days to October 25 – the equivalent of 803.6 cases per 100,000 people.

This is up from 576.5 cases per 100,000 in the seven days to October 18.

Oldham has the second highest rate, up from 469.0 to 693.3, with 1,644 new cases.

Wigan is in third place, where the rate has risen from 460.4 to 683.4, with 2,246 new cases.

Other areas recording big jumps in case rates include Charnwood (up from 284.1 to 491.3, with 913 new cases); Doncaster (up from 351.1 to 547.3, with 1,707 new cases); and South Staffordshire (up from 197.4 to 388.7, with 437 new cases).

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