The national coronavirus dashboard shows 385 people had died in the area by Thursday, April 21, up from 384 on Wednesday.
They are among 13,719 deaths recorded across the East Midlands.
The figures include anyone who died within 28 days of a positive test result for Covid-19, and whose usual residence was in the relevant district.
Daily death counts are revised each day, with each case backdated to the actual date of death.
A total of 150,468 deaths were recorded throughout England by April 21, up from 149,844 on Wednesday.