File photo / Dom Thomas / RNZThere are 2,618 new community cases of Covid-19 in New Zealand today - the lowest number of new cases since February. Yesterday there were 3650 new community cases of Covid-19 in New Zealand and 546 people in hospital with the virus, including 10 in intensive care. The ministry yesterday announced there were 17 deaths attributable to Covid-19. The total number of people whose deaths are confirmed as attributable to Covid-19 is 1750. Attributable means Covid-19 was either the underlying cause or a contributing factor.
Source: New Zealand Herald August 14, 2022 01:46 UTC