Number of covid cases with symptoms
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Dear Ministry of Health,
Please tell me:
1) From the start of the covid-19 outbreak in 2020, how many positive cases have their been to date, to the date of responding to this request
2) Of those cases, how many of the patients have shown covid-19 related symptoms when being classed as a positive case?
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Kia ora DJ,
Thank you for your request for official information received on 13
September 2021 for:
“1) Since MIQ began in 2021, how many positive covid-19 cases there have
been at the border/MIQ per month?
2) Relating to the above query, by month - please break each of these
cases down by which type of Covid-19 variant the number of cases related
A secondary request for official information was received on 13 September
"1) From the start of the covid-19 outbreak in 2020, how many positive
cases have their been to date, to the date of responding to this request
2) Of those cases, how many of the patients have shown covid-19 related
symptoms when being classed as a positive case?”
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Kia ora DJ
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