Glasgow's 10 neighbourhoods with highest and lowest covid rates

By Carla Jenkins

Every Glasgow neighbourhood reported the highest rate of covid cases per 100,000 people over the Hogmanay period.

In the week between December 29 until January 4, Scotland reported 110,763 positive cases.

Every single neighbourhood in Glasgow recorded the highest numbers of covid positivity rates, with over 400 plus cases for every 100,000 people.

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The test positivity rate in Glasgow City over this period was 32.1 per cent, and the case positivity rate for the area was 2,134.5. There were 13,568 positive cases reported over the week.

The top neighbourhood, Drumry East, reported a case rate of 3,338.2 case rate per population of 100,000 people and had 115 positive cases.

The neighbourhood reporting the lowest cases was Springburn East and Cowlairs, reporting 1,169.2 case rate and 57 positive cases.

Every neighbourhood in Glasgow city is experiencing a covid outbreak (Andrew Milligan/PA Wire)

The Top 10 Glasgow neighbourhoods with highest covid positivity rates

  1. Drumry East - 3,338.2, 115 cases
  2. Baillieston East - 3,264.3, 2241 cases
  3. Shettleston South - 3,164.2, 141 cases
  4. Drumchapel North, 3,018.2, 98 cases
  5. Braidfauld - 3,010.3, 201 cases
  6. Milton West - 2,955.8, 12 cases
  7. Crookston North - 2,943.1, 91 cases
  8. Central Easterhouse - 2,896.1, 68 cases
  9. Knightswood West - 2,893.9, 72 cases
  10. Milton East - 2,887.6, 92 cases

The Top 10 Glasgow neighbourhoods with lowest covid positivity rates

  1. Springburn East and Cowlairs - 1,169.2, 57 cases
  2. Govanhill West - 1,234.6, 71 cases
  3. Kingston West and Dumbreck - 1,260.4, 47 cases
  4. Scotstoun West and South - 1,385.4, 50 cases
  5. Woodlands - 1,388.7, 103 cases
  6. Govanhill East and AIkenhead - 1,393.4, 64 cases
  7. Kelvingrove and University, 1,393.7, 89 cases
  8. Govan and Linthouse, 1,400.4, 86 cases
  9. Alexandra Parade, 1,437.0, 39 cases
  10. Finnieston and Kelvinhaugh, 1,445.9, 154 cases


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