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20 Community Cases Of COVID-19; Three New Cases In Managed Isolation; One Historical Case

20 community cases of COVID-19; three new cases in managed isolation; one historical case; more than 61,000 vaccines administered yesterday

12 September

Number of new community cases20
Number of new cases identified at the borderThree (and one historical)
Location of new casesAuckland
Location of community cases (total)Auckland 905 (342 of whom have recovered); Wellington 17 (10 of whom have recovered)
Number of community cases (total)922 (in current community outbreak)
Cases infectious in the communityTen (43%) of yesterday’s 23 cases have exposure events
Cases not infectious in the community13 (57%) of yesterday’s 23 cases
Cases epidemiologically linked12 of today’s cases
Cases to be epidemiologically linkedEight of today’s cases
Cases epidemiologically linked (total)888 (in current cluster) (34 unlinked)
Number of sub-clustersEight epidemiologically linked subclusters. The two largest subclusters are the Mangere church group: 379; and Birkdale social network cluster: 76. There are nine epidemiologically unlinked subclusters.
Cases in hospital18 (total): North Shore (4); Middlemore (8); Auckland (6)
Cases in ICU or HDUFour
Confirmed cases (total)3,557 since the pandemic began
Historical cases, since 1 Jan 2021 (total)140 out of 1,739 since 1 Jan 2021
Number of contacts identified (total)38,538
Percentage who have received an outbound call from contact tracers (to confirm testing and isolation requirements)87%
Percentage with at least one test result92%
Locations of interest 
Locations of interest (total)133 (as at 10am 12 September)
Number of tests (total)3,140,288
Number of tests total (last 24 hours)10,958
Tests in Auckland (last 24 hours)4,928
Tests rolling average (last 7 days)11,884
Testing centres in Auckland19
Wastewater detectionsNo unexpected detections in the past 24 hours
COVID-19 vaccine update 
Vaccines administered to date (total)4,291,272; 1st doses: 2,841,961; 2nd doses: 1,449,311
Vaccines administered yesterday (total)61,810; 1st doses: 38,617; 2nd doses: 23,193
Māori1st doses: 263,921; 2nd doses: 127,009
Pacific Peoples1st doses: 171,158; 2nd doses: 87,335
NZ COVID-19 tracer 
Registered users (total)3,206,211
Poster scans (total)352,002,725
Manual diary entries (total)16,047,758
Poster scans in 24 hours to midday yesterday2,600,276

There may be some delays in providing data in some instances. On these occasions we will use data from the day before and clearly note this.

New cases identified at the border

Arrival dateFromViaPositive test day/reasonManaged isolation/quarantine location
4 SeptemberFull travel history to be confirmedUnited Arab EmiratesDay 6 / routineAuckland
4 SeptemberSerbia and MontenegroUnited Arab EmiratesDay 6 / routineAuckland
4 SeptemberIndiaUnited Arab EmiratesDay 6 / routineAuckland

Historical case identified at the border

Arrival dateFromViaPositive test day/reasonManaged isolation/quarantine location
7 SeptemberSwedenDenmark & United Arab EmiratesDay 1 / routineChristchurch

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