11 June 2022

COVID-19 update 11 June 2022

WA Health is reporting a total of 6,158 new cases to 8pm last night. There are currently 39,264 active cases in Western Australia.

To 8pm last night, there were 272 people with COVID-19 in hospital, 11 in ICU.

Sadly, today’s report includes five new deaths dating back to 2 June which were reported to WA Health yesterday; four men and one woman 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             31,774            (4,957)
Goldfields                      550                 (91)
Great Southern              830               (122)
Kimberley                      334                  (
46)
Midwest                      1,190                (231)
Pilbara                           730                (106)
South West                 2,559                (390)
Wheatbelt                      855                (139)

Notes

  1. This data is based on the residential postcode of each case. The case may have an isolation address in another region.
  2. The remainder of daily cases reported (76) are yet to have a region assigned. Data will continue to be reconfigured as this information is verified.

Of the 6,158 cases, 2,239 were confirmed via PCR test, the remaining 3,919 were self-reported positive rapid antigen tests.

A total of 8,013 PCR tests were conducted at either state-run or private pathology clinics yesterday.

WA has recorded 810,225 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).

COVID-19 vaccinations

Vaccination information is available on the WA COVID-19 dashboard (external site).*

People are encouraged to make a booking via Vaccinate WA.

Media contact: (08) 9222 4333* This dashboard updates at approximately 2pm AWST on weekdays.