Figures released by NHS England show 97 deaths were recorded in the country's hospitals in the 24 hours to 4pm on Wednesday, March 17, including the 12 in Yorkshire and The Humber.
The deaths were between January 18 and March 17.
The time taken for positive results to be received is among the potential factors in a delay between a death happening and being recorded.
Since April 28 2020, NHS England and NHS Improvement also started to report the number of patient deaths where there has been no Covid-19 positive test result but it is documented as a direct or underlying cause of death in the death certification process.
The figures for the latest reporting period show there were 20 such deaths in England.
Deaths were recorded at the following hospital trusts in Yorkshire and the Humber:
Bradford Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust: 1
Doncaster & Bassetlaw Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust: 3
Harrogate and District NHS Foundation Trust: 1
Leeds Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust: 1
Mid Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Foundations Trust: 4
The Rotherham NHS Foundation Trust: 1
Sheffield Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust: 1
According to Government data, a total of 10,719 patients across all hospital trusts and community settings in Yorkshire and the Humber have died within 28 days of testing positive for Covid-19 up to March 18.
This equates to 194.8 deaths per 100,000 people since the pandemic began.
Separate Office for National Statistics data, updated weekly, shows there have been a total of 12,255 deaths recorded in Yorkshire and the Humber where the death certificate mentioned Covid-19 as one of the causes.
This equates to 222.7 deaths per 100,000 people since the pandemic began.
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