There was one more coronavirus death recorded in the latest 24-hour period in Knowsley.
A total of 562 people had died in the area when the UK coronavirus daily dashboard was updated on June 22 (Wednesday) – up from 561 on Tuesday.
They were among 25,050 deaths recorded across the North West.
The figures include anyone who died within 28 days of a positive test result for Covid-19, and whose usual residence was in Knowsley.
Daily death counts are revised each day, with each case backdated to the actual date of death.
A total of 156,432 deaths were recorded throughout England by June 22 (Wednesday) – up from 156,355 on Tuesday.