Today we are reporting 2,035 community cases, 273 current hospitalisations. The seven-day rolling average of community case numbers today is 1,719.
Last Tuesday, it was 2,251. The seven-day rolling average of hospitalisations today is 267. Last Tuesday, it was 339. There are now a total of 1,933 deaths confirmed as attributable to COVID-19, either as the underlying cause of death or as a contributing factor.
The seven-day rolling average increase in total deaths attributable to COVID-19 is now 7. COVID-19 Hospitalisations COVID-19 Cases in hospital: total number 273: Northland: 3; Waitematā: 40; Counties Manukau: 33; Auckland: 49; Waikato: 37; Bay of Plenty: 5; Lakes: 5; Hawke’s Bay: 1; MidCentral: 7; Whanganui: 2; Taranaki: 3; Tairawhiti: 1; Wairarapa: 3; Capital & Coast: 11; Hutt Valley: 13; Nelson Marlborough: 2; Canterbury: 38; West Coast: 1; South Canterbury: 11; Southern: 8.
Weekly COVID-19 Hospitalisations - 7 day rolling average: 267 (This time last week 339) Average age of current COVID-19 hospitalisations: 59 Cases in ICU or HDU: 3 Vaccination status of new admissions to hospital*: Unvaccinated or not eligible (37 cases); partially immunised <7 days from second dose or have only received one dose (7 cases); double vaccinated at least 7 days before being reported as a case (51 cases); received booster at least 7 days before being reported as a case (190 cases). * These are new hospital admissions in the past 7 days prior to yesterday who had COVID at the time of admission or while in hospital, excluding hospitalisations that were admitted and discharged within 24hrs.