Vanuatu Situation Report – Issued 15 May Covering 14 May to 15 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 8464 confirmed cases have been reported since the beginning of 2022.
9 new confirmed cases have been reported in the last 24 hours, all in PENAMA Province (Pentecost). 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 provincial level**
No hospitalization is reported during this period.