23 new community cases of Covid-19

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September 22, 2021

There are 23 new cases of Covid-19 in the community today and one case detected at the border.

Current situation

Summary
New cases reported during the past 24 hours 24
Active cases At the border 29
In the community 272
Under investigation/other 0
Total 301
Most recent case reported 22 September 2021
Most recent case reported due to community transmission (spread within our communities) 22 September 2021
All case outcomes since first New Zealand case
COVID-19 cases Change in last 24 hours Total
Active -24 301
Recovered 48 3791
Deceased 0 27

Case details

Number of active cases
Change in last 24 hours Total at present Total since first NZ case
Confirmed -24 301 3763
Probable 0 0 356
Total -24 301 4119
Location of active cases
Change in last 24 hours Total at present
In managed facilities -25 152
In hospital -3 10
At home or in self-isolation -3 34
Not in isolation 0 0
Other 9 92

Contacts

  • Number of active contacts being managed (total): 1,282
  • Percentage who have received an outbound call from contact tracers (to confirm testing and isolation requirements): 93%
  • Percentage with at least one test result: 89%

Locations of interest

  • Locations of interest (total): 126 (as at 10am 21 September)

Tests

  • Number of tests (total): 3,267,861
  • Total number of laboratory tests processed (last 24 hours): 18,877
  • Tests rolling average (last 7 days): 13,510
  • Swabs taken in Auckland (last 24 hours): 9780
  • Testing centres in Auckland: 22

Wastewater

  • Wastewater detections: No unexpected detections in ESR’s latest testing

Covid-19 vaccine update

  • Vaccines administered to date (total): 4,817,214 1st doses: 3,146,149; 2nd doses: 1,671,065
  • Vaccines administered yesterday (total): 53,721; 1st doses: 27,534 2nd doses: 26,187
  • Māori: 1st doses: 298,008 2nd doses: 145,965
  • Pacific Peoples: 1st doses: 192,841 2nd doses: 102,109

NZ Covid-19 tracer

  • Registered users (total): 3,240,718
  • Poster scans (total): 375,582,697
  • Manual diary entries (total): 16,778,429
  • Poster scans in 24 hours to midday yesterday: 2,319,996