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SA Health Update: COVID-19 statistics July 21, 2021


There has been one new locally acquired case of COVID-19 since July 21, 2021 according to SA Health. The case is a woman in her 20s who acquired her infection locally and is linked to previously confirmed cases in the Modbury cluster.

A man in his 80s remains in the Royal Adelaide Hospital in a stable condition.

There is one new case identified in a medi-hotel. A man in his 60s acquired his infection overseas and has been in hotel quarantine since arriving in SA.

South Australia is in the first day of a seven-day lockdown. Further details can be found at

We have identified further exposure locations associated with the Modbury cluster. To check if you have visited any of the locations of concern, visit

Modbury cluster cases

  • Total new cases today – 1
  • Total cases – 6

Total case breakdown

  • Total new cases today – 2
  • Total number currently in hospital – 1
  • Total cases to date – 840
  • Recovered cases – 822
  • Deaths – 4
  • Tests carried out yesterday – 12,899
  • Total tests to date – 1,734,048

Active cases

  • Active cases – 14
  • Overseas acquired – 8
  • Close contact – 5
  • Locally acquired (contact unknown) – 0
  • Interstate acquired – 1
  • Under investigation – 0

Vaccination update

  • Total vaccinations administered to date – 751,296*

* Figure includes both Commonwealth and SA Health administered vaccines.

Source: SA Health at

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