Covid Update NZ

Covid update June 7: 10,191 new cases, 14 deaths in two days

The seven-day rolling average of community cases today is 6,202.

Covid update May 23: 6,000 new cases, 9 deaths

There are 363 people in hospital, with 14 of those people in intensive care or high dependency units

Covid update April 18: 6,242 cases, 11 deaths

The seven-day rolling average is now 7,986.

Covid Update March 17: 19,566 new community cases, 10 deaths

There are currently 930 people in hospital. Of these, 23 are in ICU or HDU.

Covid update March 16: 19,452 community cases, 971 in hospital

Eight people with Covid-19 died yesterday and 16 others have died in the past three weeks.

Covid update March 14: 15,540 new cases, two deaths

952 people in hospital with the virus and two people with Covid-19 have died.

Covid update March 13: 14,494 new cases, 8 deaths

There are 896 people in hospital.

Covid update March 10: 21,015 cases, record high of 845 hospitalisations

There are now more people in hospital with Covid-19 than at any other point over the last two years.

Covid update March 4: Five deaths, 22,527 cases

There are 562 people in hospital. Of these, 11 are in ICU or HDU.

Covid update March 1: 19,566 community cases, delay in processing 32,000 tests

About 9000 testing samples have been sent to Queensland to help clear the backlog.