COVID-19 update 27 November 2021

27 November 2021

There are three new cases of COVID-19 today. There has been a total of 931 cases notified in South Australia.

Today’s new cases are a man in his 40s, a woman in her 20s and a woman in her 50s, with all three cases acquiring their infection interstate.

A fourth confirmed case is a child who has been reported and counted in another jurisdiction, however is in SA and therefore included in our active cases.

For more information and a list of testing sites visit www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/COVIDcontacttracing.

Case breakdown

  • Total new cases today - 3
  • Total number currently in hospital - 0
  • Total cases to date - 931
  • Recovered cases - 920
  • Deaths - 4
  • Tests carried out yesterday - 7,834
  • Total tests to date - 2,535,504

Active cases

  • Active cases - 8
  • Overseas acquired - 2
  • Close contact - 0
  • Locally acquired (contact unknown) - 0
  • Interstate acquired - 6
  • Under investigation - 0

Vaccination update

  • Total vaccinations administered 2,549,853
  • First dose vaccinated (16+) 88.8%
  • Second dose vaccinated (16+) 78.0%

Symptoms

All South Australians who have symptoms of COVID-19 should get tested on the day symptoms appear. Symptoms include:

  • fever or chills (in the absence of an alternative illness that explains these symptoms)
  • an acute respiratory infection e.g. cough, sore throat, runny nose, or shortness of breath
  • loss of smell or alteration in the sense of taste
  • diarrhoea and vomiting.

For more information: