Update on COVID-19 cases — 5 January 2022

Read the latest update on cases from the Ministry of Health.

Vaccinations

Vaccines administered to date (percentage of eligible people):

  • 3,975,922 first doses (94%)
  • 3,858,117 second doses (92%)
  • 29,250 third primary doses
  • 339,172 booster doses

Māori (percentage of eligible people):

  • 500,775 first doses (88%)
  • 462,658 second doses (81%)

Pacific Peoples (percentage of eligible people): 

  • 271,497 first doses (95%)
  • 259,634 second doses (91%)

Hospitalisations

44 cases in hospital:

  • 8 in North Shore
  • 14 in Auckland
  • 17 in Middlemore
  • 4 in Tauranga
  • 1 in Rotorua

Cases

17 new community cases:

  • 5 in Auckland
  • 3 in Waikato
  • 9 in the Bay of Plenty

23 new cases identified at the border.

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

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