Sep 8th: New Covid cases drop to 15
From the Ministry of Health:
|Number of new community cases||15|
|Number of new cases identified at the border||One|
|Location of new cases||Auckland|
|Location of community cases (total)||Auckland 838 (210 of whom have recovered); Wellington 17 (eight of whom have recovered)|
|Number of community cases (total)||*855 (in current community outbreak)|
|Cases infectious in the community||Five (25%) of yesterday’s cases have exposure events|
|Cases in isolation throughout the period they were infected||15 (75%) of yesterday’s cases|
|Cases epidemiologically linked||13 of today’s cases|
|Cases to be epidemiologically linked||Two of today’s cases|
|Cases epidemiologically linked (total)||830 (in current cluster) (25 unlinked)|
|Number of sub-clusters||Eight epidemiologically linked subclusters. The two largest subclusters are the Mangere church group: 371; and Birkdale social network cluster: 76.
And nine epidemiologically unlinked subclusters.
|Cases in hospital||37 (total): North Shore (8); Middlemore (14); Auckland (15)|
|Cases in ICU or HDU||Six|
|Confirmed cases (total)||3,473 since pandemic began|
|Historical cases, since 1 Jan 2021 (total)||130 out of 1,655 since 1 Jan 2021|
|Number of contacts identified (total)||38,018|
|Percentage who have received outbound call from contact tracers (to confirm testing and isolation requirements)||87%|
|Percentage with at least one test result||91%|
|Locations of interest|
|Locations of interest (total)||126 (as at 10am 5 September)|
|Number of tests (total)||3,082,577|
|Number of tests total (last 24 hours)||13,230|
|Tests in Auckland (last 24 hours)||8,566|
|Tests rolling average (last 7 days)||10,855|
|Testing centres in Auckland||21|
|Wastewater detections||No unexpected detections in past 24 hours|
|COVID-19 vaccine update|
|Vaccines administered to date (total)||4,032,710; 1st doses: 2,662,131; 2nd doses: 1,370,579|
|Vaccines administered yesterday (total)||72,893; 1st doses: 49,594; 2nd doses: 23,299|
|Māori||1st doses: 245,139; 2nd doses: 120,907|
|Pacific Peoples||1st doses: 157,145; 2nd doses: 82,434|
|NZ COVID-19 tracer|
|Registered users (total)||3,169,906|
|Poster scans (total)||341,866,852|
|Manual diary entries (total)||15,654,896|
|Poster scans in 24 hours to midday yesterday||1,018,481|
There may be some delays in providing data in some instances. On these occasions we will use data from the day before and clearly note this.
*A previously reported community case has been reclassified as a border case. The total number of cases associated with this outbreak has increased by 14 since yesterday.
New cases identified at the border
|Arrival date||From||Via||Positive test day/reason||Managed isolation/quarantine location|
|4 September||Philippines||Singapore||Day 1 / routine||Rotorua|
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