The total number of coronavirus (COVID-19) cases in Victoria is 1,337 – an increase of one since yesterday. There was one new death reported yesterday, with a man in his 60s passing away in hospital. To date, 16 people have died from coronavirus in Victoria.

The total number of cases is made up of 696 men and 641 women, with people aged from babies to their early nineties. There are 135 confirmed cases of coronavirus in Victoria that may have been acquired through community transmission. Currently 27 people are in hospital, including 10 patients in intensive care. 1,251 people have recovered. More than 93,000 tests have been completed.

Of the total 1,337 cases, there have been 1,057 in metropolitan Melbourne and 242 in regional Victoria. Several cases remain under investigation.

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