18 Sep 2023

Covid-19 update: 3095 new cases, 20 deaths attributed to virus

2:20 pm on 18 September 2023
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There have been 3095 new cases of Covid-19 reported in New Zealand over the past week, and 20 further deaths attributed to the virus.

Of the new cases, 1351 were reinfections.

At midnight Sunday 17 September there were 186 cases in hospital with two in intensive care.

The seven-day rolling average of new cases was 426.

Last week Te Whatu Ora reported 3458 new cases and 15 further deaths.

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