WA Health is reporting a total of 8,201 new cases to 8pm last night. There are currently 54,353 active cases in Western Australia.
To 8pm last night, there were 318 people with COVID-19 in hospital, 10 in ICU.
Sadly, today’s report includes four deaths, dating back to the 23 May which were reported to WA Health yesterday: a woman over 100, and three women in their 90s.
Due to confidentiality requirements, no further information on these cases will be released by the Department.
Total case breakdown:
Region Active (new to 8pm last night)
Metropolitan 43,673 (6,458)
Goldfields 909 (160)
Great Southern 1,140 (180)
Kimberley 436 (76)
Midwest 1,243 (211)
Pilbara 1,029 (185)
South West 4,062 (629)
Wheatbelt 1,219 (200)
- This data is based on the residential postcode of each case. The case may have an isolation address in another region.
- The remainder of daily cases reported (102) are yet to have a region assigned. Data will continue to be reconfigured as this information is verified.
Of the 8,201 cases, 2,226 were confirmed via PCR test, the remaining 5,975 were self-reported positive rapid antigen tests.
A total of 12,523 PCR tests were conducted at either state-run or private pathology clinics yesterday.
WA has recorded 735,834 cases since the COVID-19 pandemic began.
Anyone experiencing symptoms should get tested immediately and isolate until they receive a negative result. Visit the HealthyWA website for a full list of testing clinics and opening hours (external site).
People are encouraged to make a booking via Vaccinate WA.