There were three more coronavirus deaths recorded over the bank holiday weekend in St Helens.
The dashboard shows 656 people had died in the area by May 3 (Tuesday) – up from 653 on Friday.
They were among 24,469 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 St Helens.
Daily death counts are revised each day, with each case backdated to the actual date of death.
Figures reported after a weekend are likely to be lower as a result of a lag in reporting deaths.
A total of 152,433 deaths were recorded throughout England by May 3 (Tuesday) – up from 152,066 on Friday.