NSW Health has recorded another 961 locally acquired COVID cases and nine deaths:
NSW recorded 961 new locally acquired cases of COVID-19 in the 24 hours to 8pm last night. pic.twitter.com/YVkh2ESe5L
— NSW Health (@NSWHealth) September 26, 2021
The age breakdown of the nine deaths are as follows:
- One person was in their 40s
- Two people in their 60s
- Two people in their 70s
- Four people in their 80s
Eight people were unvaccinated, and one had received one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine.
There have been 297 COVID-19 related deaths in NSW since 16 June 2021 and 353 in total since the start of the pandemic.
There are currently 1,146 COVID-19 cases admitted to hospital, with 222 people in intensive care, 117 of whom require ventilation.
The next chart plots NSW’s daily cases, which continue to fall from peak:
Active cases also continue to fall:
Finally, NSW’s infection rate is falling:
0.906% of the tests reported today in NSW returned a positive result.
– Outbreak Total: 10,034,283
– Past 7 days: 865,556
– Today: 106,451
– Outbreak Total: 0.586%
– 7 day average: 0.817% (-0.026%)
– Today: 0.906% (-0.015%) pic.twitter.com/0acx73nJL2
— CovidBaseAU 🦠📊🇦🇺 (@covidbaseau) September 26, 2021
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