As at 8pm Saturday 23 May 2020, there has been one additional case of COVID-19 diagnosed since 8pm 22 May, bringing the total number of cases to 3,087.
The one new case today was overseas acquired and is in a quarantine hotel.
There were 6,809 people tested in the reporting period, compared with 8,995 people in the previous 24 hours.
More than 418,000 people have now been tested for COVID-19 in NSW.
NSW Health would like to thank those with symptoms for coming forward, getting tested and ensuring cases in the community are identified as quickly as possible.
|Confirmed cases (incl. interstate residents in NSW health care facilities)||3,087|
|Deaths (in NSW from confirmed cases)||50|
|Cases reported recovered||2,653|
|Total persons tested||418,427|
There are currently 87 COVID-19 cases being treated by NSW Health. This includes 1 person being treated in an intensive care unit. They require a ventilator.
There are now 2,653 people in NSW who have recovered from COVID-19.
NSW Health is urging people with symptoms, including mild symptoms, to be tested to ensure as many cases of COVID-19 in the community are identified as quickly as possible.
All areas of concern for community transmission in NSW are publicly available and listed here.
The locations of COVID-19 clinics are available here.
Confirmed cases to date:
|Not yet recovered||202|
|Less than 3 weeks from symptom onset / recovery data not available||182|
By sex and age group*:
*Note: Excludes cases notified without a date of birth and/or gender.
By likely source of infection:
|Locally acquired – contact of a confirmed case and/or in a known cluster||864|
|Locally acquired – contact not identified||369|
* Counts reported for a particular day may vary over time with ongoing enhanced surveillance activities.