Southern has become the fifth DHB in New Zealand to be 90% fully vaccinated, reaching this key milestone early this morning.
There were 24,913 total vaccine doses administered yesterday, including 4,571 first doses and 10,652 second doses. To date, 93% of eligible people in New Zealand have had their first dose and 88% are fully vaccinated.
There are 98 new community cases today:
- 74 in Auckland
- 10 in Waikato
- 8 in Bay of Plenty
- 1 in Taranaki
- 5 in Nelson Marlborough.