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Vaccinations

People vaccinated

Up to and including 20 October 2021

Daily — 1st dose
49,080 Number of people vaccinated (first dose) reported on 20 October 2021
Total — 1st dose
49,554,407 Total number of people vaccinated (first dose) up to and including 20 October 2021
Daily — 2nd dose
26,365 Number of people vaccinated (second dose) reported on 20 October 2021
Total — 2nd dose
45,460,122 Total number of people vaccinated (second dose) up to and including 20 October 2021
Percentage of population aged 12+
Percentage of population aged 12+
86.2% Percentage of population aged 12+ vaccinated (first dose) reported on 20 October 2021
 1st dose
79.0% Percentage of population aged 12+ vaccinated (second dose) reported on 20 October 2021
 2nd dose
Cases

People tested positive

Latest data provided on 21 October 2021

Daily
52,009 Daily number of people tested positive reported on 21 October 2021
Last 7 days
327,537 Total number of people tested positive reported in the last 7 days (15 October 2021 – 21 October 2021)
49,662 (17.9%) Change from previous 7 days (8 October 2021 – 14 October 2021)
Rate per 100,000 people:  454.5
7-day rolling rate by date of specimen as of 16 October 2021

Deaths

Deaths within 28 days of positive test

Latest data provided on 21 October 2021

Daily
115 Daily number of deaths within 28 days of positive test reported on 21 October 2021
Last 7 days
912 Total number of deaths within 28 days of positive test reported in the last 7 days (15 October 2021 – 21 October 2021)
89 (10.8%) Change from previous 7 days (8 October 2021 – 14 October 2021)
Rate per 100,000 people:  1.2
7-day rolling rate by date of death as of 16 October 2021

Healthcare

Patients admitted

Latest data provided on 17 October 2021

Daily
959 Daily number of patients admitted reported on 17 October 2021
Last 7 days
6,315 Total number of patients admitted reported in the last 7 days (11 October 2021 – 17 October 2021)
845 (15.4%) Change from previous 7 days (4 October 2021 – 10 October 2021)


Testing

Virus tests conducted

Latest data provided on 20 October 2021

Daily
1,103,117 Daily number of virus tests conducted reported on 20 October 2021
Last 7 days
6,491,793 Total number of virus tests conducted reported in the last 7 days (14 October 2021 – 20 October 2021)
79,513 (1.2%) Change from previous 7 days (7 October 2021 – 13 October 2021)


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