Vanuatu Situation Report – Issued 07 May Covering 06 May to 07 May 2022
SUMMARY AND DISEASE BURDEN
On 04 March 2022, an active COVID-19 case was confirmed at Vila Central Hospital who had no travel history, indicating transmission at community level.
As of 05 May 2022, Shefa Province have moved to Recovery level 1, Sanma province moved to recovery
level 2 while Torba province and Pentecost, Tanna, Erromango and Aneityum are at Alert Level 3 (Very
High) due to large-scale community transmission
A total of 8023 confirmed cases have been reported since the beginning of 2022.
152 new confirmed cases have been reported in the last 24 hours, 1 in SHEFA Province (Efate) 3 SANMA
Province (Santo), 54 in PENAMA Province (Pentecost), 3 in TAFEA Province (Tanna and Erromango) and 91
in TORBA province (Vanua Lava, Hiu, Lo). The accuracy of the data is based on the accuracy of the case
notification. **Discrepancies with previous reports result from lags in data entry and reporting at
1 patient is currently hospitalized at VCH, Shefa Province, in stable condition.