As at 8pm Saturday 9 May 2020, two additional cases of COVID-19 have been diagnosed since 8pm 8 May, bringing the total to 3,053.
During that time, 9,515 people were tested, compared to 13,692 people in the 24 hours before.
More than 304,000 people have now been tested for COVID-19 in NSW, which has one of the highest testing rates in the world.
NSW Health would like to thank those with symptoms for coming forward, getting tested and ensuring as many cases in the community are identified as quickly as possible.
There have been no new deaths in the reporting period.
There have been no new cases at Anglicare Newmarch House. There is a total of 69 cases linked to Newmarch House: 37 residents and 32 staff. There were 23 residents and 96 staff tested for COVID-19 on 8 May.
There are currently 105 COVID-19 cases being treated by NSW Health. This includes seven people being treated in Intensive Care Units, all of whom require ventilators.
There are now 2,515 people who have recovered from COVID-19 in NSW.
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 as identified as quickly as possible.
This is particularly important in several new areas following a locally acquired case. These include Blacktown, Canada Bay, Cumberland, Inner West, Liverpool, Parramatta and Penrith Local Government Areas.
All areas of concern for community transmission in NSW are publicly available and listed at areas of concern for community transmission in NSW.
See the locations of COVID-19 assessment clinics.
Confirmed cases to date
|Not yet recovered
|Less than 3 weeks from symptom onset / recovery data not available
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
|Locally acquired – contact not identified
* Counts reported for a particular day may vary over time with ongoing enhanced surveillance activities.