New data released by the Welsh Government and Public Health Wales has revealed the number of cases of Covid-19 in each community in Wales

Public Health Wales released the number of coronavirus cases in all parts of Wales Published March 23rd It provides the figures for areas with an average of 7000 inhabitants, so-called Middle Super Output Areas In practice this means that there are statistics for areas such as Canton in Cardiff, Morriston in Swansea and Porth in Rhondda

The data shows that in Wales there are four places with more than 200 cases per 100000 inhabitants there

This map shows the number of coronavirus cases per 100000 people in each area in the past seven days If you can’t use this map, there is also a graph at the bottom of this article to help you find your community

It is very important to keep in mind that this data is very volatile as it covers smaller areas. If an area has a very small population, even one positive case can be the number of cases per 100000 significantly increase So you should be careful about drawing too many conclusions directly from the information

In Cardiff, for example, Ely West and Cathays South have 6 and 6 respectively 7 almost exactly the same number of cases in terms of cases per 100000 inhabitants Ely West has 975 but Cathays South has only 553 This is because Cathays South has a higher population than Ely West

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(The weekly infection rates for the last seven days per 100000 inhabitants The data is based on the seven-day moving average between the age of 15 February and 21 January

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