There were three more coronavirus deaths recorded over the latest weekly period in South Tyneside.
The latest figures from the UK coronavirus dashboard show a total of 712 people had died in the area by April 13 – up from 709 on the week before.
They were among 10,652 deaths recorded across the North East.
The weekly figures now include anyone whose death certificate – registered up to 14 days before April 27 (Thursday) – mentions Covid-19 as one of the causes.
A total of 190,021 deaths were recorded throughout England by April 13.