Coronavirus (COVID-19) at a glance – 24 July 2020

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) at a glance – 24 July 2020

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Publication date: 
27 July 2020
Publication type: 
Infographic
Intended audience: 
General public
Description: 

As at 3pm on 24 July 2020, a total of 13,595 cases of COVID-19 have been reported in Australia, including 139 deaths and 8,929 have been reported as recovered from COVID-19. 

  • Over the past week, there has been an average of 341 new cases reported each day. Of the newly reported cases, the majority have been from Victoria.
  • COVID-19 cases were reported across all ages.
    • The median age of all cases is 39 years (range: 0 to 103 years).
    • The median age of deaths is 82 years (range: 42 to 103 years).
  • There is a relatively equal ratio of male-to-female cases across most age groups.
  • Following the peak of cases at the end of March, there has been a relatively low number of new cases reported daily between mid-April and early-June 2020. Cases have increased since mid-June.
  • Of cases with a reported place of acquisition, 37% had a history of international travel, including over 1,300 cases associated with cruise ships.
  • To date, over 3,795,000 tests have been conducted nationally, 0.4% of which have been positive.
  • The ‘cases in aged care services’ table presents the number of cases that have been reported among care recipients in Australian Government subsidised Residential and In Home Care settings in each state and territory.

View the latest information on our current situation and case numbers page.