Update on COVID-19 cases — 18 January 2022

Read today's update on COVID-19 cases from the Ministry of Health.

Vaccinations

Vaccines administered to date (percentage of eligible people):

  • 3,990,408 first doses (95%)
  • 3,899,343 second doses (93%)
  • 35,805 third primary doses
  • 789,064 booster doses

Māori (percentage of eligible people):

  • 508,521 first doses (89%)
  • 476,586 second doses (83%)

Pacific Peoples (percentage of eligible people):

  • 275,408 first doses (96%)
  • 265,413 second doses (92%)

Hospitalisations

30 cases in hospital:

  • 7 in North Shore
  • 13 in Auckland
  • 9 in Middlemore
  • 1 in Tauranga

Cases

14 new community cases:

  • 7 in Auckland
  • 6 in Lakes
  • 1 in Wellington

30 new cases identified at the border.

Update on today's COVID-19 cases | health.govt.nz (external link)