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Vaccinations

People vaccinated

Up to and including 17 May 2021

Daily — 1st dose
106,733 Number of people vaccinated (first dose) reported on 17 May 2021
Total — 1st dose
36,811,405 Total number of people vaccinated (first dose) up to and including 17 May 2021
Daily — 2nd dose
259,049 Number of people vaccinated (second dose) reported on 17 May 2021
Total — 2nd dose
20,546,452 Total number of people vaccinated (second dose) up to and including 17 May 2021
Percentage of adult population
Percentage of adult population
69.9% Percentage of adults vaccinated (first dose) reported on 17 May 2021
 1st dose
39.0% Percentage of adults vaccinated (second dose) reported on 17 May 2021
 2nd dose
Cases

People tested positive

Latest data provided on 18 May 2021

Daily
2,412 Daily number of people tested positive reported on 18 May 2021
Last 7 days
15,478 Total number of people tested positive reported in the last 7 days (12 May 2021 – 18 May 2021)
arrow -417 (-2.6%) Change from previous 7 days (5 May 2021 – 11 May 2021)
Rate per 100,000 people:  22.0
7-day rolling rate by date of specimen as of 13 May 2021
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Deaths

Deaths within 28 days of positive test

Latest data provided on 18 May 2021

Daily
7 Daily number of deaths within 28 days of positive test reported on 18 May 2021
Last 7 days
62 Total number of deaths within 28 days of positive test reported in the last 7 days (12 May 2021 – 18 May 2021)
arrow -24 (-27.9%) Change from previous 7 days (5 May 2021 – 11 May 2021)
Rate per 100,000 people:  0.1
7-day rolling rate by date of death as of 13 May 2021
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Healthcare

Patients admitted

Latest data provided on 12 May 2021

Daily
116 Daily number of patients admitted reported on 12 May 2021
Last 7 days
752 Total number of patients admitted reported in the last 7 days (6 May 2021 – 12 May 2021)
arrow -16 (-2.1%) Change from previous 7 days (29 April 2021 – 5 May 2021)

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Testing

Virus tests conducted

Latest data provided on 17 May 2021

Daily
967,126 Daily number of virus tests conducted reported on 17 May 2021
Last 7 days
6,067,305 Total number of virus tests conducted reported in the last 7 days (11 May 2021 – 17 May 2021)
arrow -552,604 (-8.3%) Change from previous 7 days (4 May 2021 – 10 May 2021)

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