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Vaccinations

People vaccinated

Up to and including 18 October 2021

Daily — 1st dose
39,672 Number of people vaccinated (first dose) reported on 18 October 2021
Total — 1st dose
49,462,425 Total number of people vaccinated (first dose) up to and including 18 October 2021
Daily — 2nd dose
23,579 Number of people vaccinated (second dose) reported on 18 October 2021
Total — 2nd dose
45,400,990 Total number of people vaccinated (second dose) up to and including 18 October 2021
Percentage of population aged 12+
Percentage of population aged 12+
86.0% Percentage of population aged 12+ vaccinated (first dose) reported on 18 October 2021
 1st dose
78.9% Percentage of population aged 12+ vaccinated (second dose) reported on 18 October 2021
 2nd dose
Cases

People tested positive

Latest data provided on 19 October 2021

Daily
43,738 Daily number of people tested positive reported on 19 October 2021
Last 7 days
314,231 Total number of people tested positive reported in the last 7 days (13 October 2021 – 19 October 2021)
43,646 (16.1%) Change from previous 7 days (6 October 2021 – 12 October 2021)
Rate per 100,000 people:  434.6
7-day rolling rate by date of specimen as of 14 October 2021

Deaths

Deaths within 28 days of positive test

Latest data provided on 19 October 2021

Daily
223 Daily number of deaths within 28 days of positive test reported on 19 October 2021
Last 7 days
911 Total number of deaths within 28 days of positive test reported in the last 7 days (13 October 2021 – 19 October 2021)
116 (14.6%) Change from previous 7 days (6 October 2021 – 12 October 2021)
Rate per 100,000 people:  1.1
7-day rolling rate by date of death as of 14 October 2021

Healthcare

Patients admitted

Latest data provided on 15 October 2021

Daily
921 Daily number of patients admitted reported on 15 October 2021
Last 7 days
5,937 Total number of patients admitted reported in the last 7 days (9 October 2021 – 15 October 2021)
540 (10.0%) Change from previous 7 days (2 October 2021 – 8 October 2021)


Testing

Virus tests conducted

Latest data provided on 18 October 2021

Daily
911,550 Daily number of virus tests conducted reported on 18 October 2021
Last 7 days
6,430,109 Total number of virus tests conducted reported in the last 7 days (12 October 2021 – 18 October 2021)
7,329 (0.1%) Change from previous 7 days (5 October 2021 – 11 October 2021)


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