COVID-19's impact on NSW: the numbers

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NEW SOUTH WALES COVID-19 OUTBREAK:

* New locally acquired cases: 1599 (up 57 on prior 24-hour period)

* In hotel quarantine: four

* Total for outbreak (since June 16): 36,374

* Total in NSW for entire COVID-19 pandemic: 42,000

* In hospital: 1164

* In intensive care: 221

* Ventilated: 94

* Deaths in current outbreak: 170

* Deaths in NSW for entire pandemic: 226

* Tests conducted (over 24-hour reporting period): 147,975

* Borders: Greater Sydney residents are not permitted to visit regional NSW unless for essential activity, and cannot freely enter any other Australian state or territory. Travel restrictions for residents of regional NSW vary depending on state.

Restrictions and hotspots: www.health.nsw.gov.au

Workplace support: https://business.gov.au

Financial support: Services Australia and Service NSW

Mental health support: Lifeline 13 11 14, beyondblue 1300 22 4636, Kids Helpline 1800 55 1800 (for people aged 5 to 25)

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