Latest snapshot of the coronavirus impact

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LATEST COVID-19 DEVELOPMENTS:

* Prime Minister Scott Morrison has called on the Victorian government to lift lockdown restrictions as soon as possible.

* Melbourne is set to emerge from two weeks lockdown on Thursday night, but with the outbreak relatively under control, there are calls for the state government to act sooner.

* Victoria recorded 11 new coronavirus infections on Monday but they are all close contacts of existing cases or people in quarantine.

* Four of the new cases were linked to the state's outbreak of the Delta variant, which originated in India, and a further two were linked to the Arcare Maidestone aged care facility.

* Melburnians have been warned not to expect a "snap back" to relaxed coronavirus restrictions when the lockdown ends.

* NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian says the state must get its "fair share" of vaccines from the Commonwealth after Victoria was bestowed with an additional 100,000 doses.

* Queensland Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has defended getting the Pfizer vaccine instead of the AstraZeneca jab.

* The 51-year-old said she needed Pfizer, which requires a shorter gap between doses, to ensure she would be fully vaccinated in case she had to travel to the Tokyo Olympics next month.

* The Northern Territory is set to be the first jurisdiction in Australia to offer the COVID-19 vaccine to all residents aged 16 years and over.

* Hotel quarantine guests in Western Australia could soon be required to undergo a fourth COVID-19 test after a scare involving a maritime worker.

* The returned overseas traveller has been placed back into quarantine after producing a positive test result while in the community, but WA authorities are confident he is shedding viral particles and no longer infectious.

* Pharmacists believe the national vaccine rollout could be finished months faster if more are allowed to take part.

AUSTRALIAN VACCINATION NUMBERS:

* There have been 5,076,413 doses administered in the national COVID-19 vaccination rollout up to Sunday, including 60,061 in the previous 24 hours.

* Of the total, 3,153,382 have been administered by the Commonwealth (an increase of 9739 in the previous 24 hours).

* 2,777,849 have been issued in primary care (+9739) and 375,533 in aged and disability facilities (+NA).

* 1,923,031 have been administered by the states and territories, including 50,322 in the previous 24 hours.

* 650,878 have been administered in Victoria (+36,964), 499,725 in NSW (+NA), 283,768 in Queensland (+7569), 191,384 in Western Australia (+1523), 126,358 in South Australia (+1862), 76,363 in Tasmania (+1167), 55,787 in the ACT (+962) and 38,768 in the NT (+275).

AUSTRALIAN CORONAVIRUS NUMBERS:

* Australia reported 11 new locally acquired virus cases on Monday, all in Victoria.

* There were eight new overseas-acquired cases recorded in hotel quarantine: five in NSW and three in SA.

* The national death toll is 910: Victoria 820, NSW 56, Tasmania 13, WA 9, Queensland 7, SA 4, ACT 3 (Two Queensland residents who died in NSW have been included in the official tolls of both states).

GLOBAL CORONAVIRUS NUMBERS:

* Cases: at least 173,313,786

* Deaths: at least 3,729,323

* Vaccine doses administered: at least 2,109,827,415.

Data current as of 1700 AEST on June 7, taking in federal and state/territory government updates and Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Centre figures.

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