There was one more coronavirus death recorded in the latest 24-hour period in Gateshead.
The dashboard shows 601 people had died in the area by April 22 (Friday) – up from 600 on Thursday.
They were among 8,397 deaths recorded across the North East.
The figures include anyone who died within 28 days of a positive test result for Covid-19, and whose usual residence was in Gateshead.
Daily death counts are revised each day, with each case backdated to the actual date of death.
A total of 150,771 deaths were recorded throughout England by April 22 (Friday) – up from 150,468 on Thursday.