The latest COVID-19 case numbers from all states and territories

Here’s a quick summary of the latest COVID-19 statistics from each Australian jurisdiction today – sunday 15 may

You can get a more detailed, visual overview from ABC’s Charting the Spread story here.

This will be updated throughout the day, so if you don’t see your state or territory, check back later.

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Victoria has registered 10 new deaths from COVID-19 and 10,197 new cases.

There are now 528 people in hospital with the virus, 27 of whom are in intensive care and four on a ventilator.



New South Wales has registered 9,036 new cases of COVID-19 and four deaths.

1,377 people are being treated for the virus in NSW hospitals, 59 of whom are in intensive care.



A man in his 60s has died of a COVID-related illness at a residential care center in northern Tasmania.

817 new cases of COVID-19 have been registered in the state in the last reporting period.

There are 47 people in hospital with the virus, 22 of whom are being treated specifically for COVID-19 symptoms and one of them in intensive care.


Queensland has recorded two more deaths and 4,812 new cases of COVID-19 in the past 24 hours.

In the hospital, 417 people are being treated for the virus, 17 of whom are in intensive care.

The state currently has 40,691 active cases.



The ACT recorded 885 new COVID-19 cases in the 24 hours to 8 p.m. Saturday.

There are 75 people hospitalized with the virus in Canberra, including six patients in intensive care, two of whom require ventilators.

There were no additional deaths from the virus.


Western Australia

The state has recorded four more deaths and 12,399 new cases of COVID-19.

There are 294 people in hospital with the virus, 10 of whom are in intensive care.

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