43242 We are managing the COVID-19 outbreak in Australia as a health emergency. We will update this page every day by 9pm AEST with the current situation, latest case numbers and related information.
At a glance
COVID-19 was first confirmed in Australia in late January 2020. This page provides a number of visual representations of information about COVID-19 in Australia since that time. Our data is collated and updated every day by 9pm AEST and reflects the previous 24 hours.
Further reports on the incidence, severity and distribution of COVID-19 within Australia are published in the Communicable Diseases Intelligence (CDI) Journal.
COVID-19 summary statistics
The below tiles show:
- the total number of COVID-19 cases, recovered cases and deaths recorded in Australia since 22 January 2020
- the number of new cases and tests conducted in the last 24 hours
- the current number of active and hospitalised cases. Noting, the number of active cases is an estimate as states and territories differ in how they collect this data
- the number of locally acquired, including under investigation and overseas acquired cases in the last 7 days.