Deaths


About the people who have died

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1. A 78-year-old man died in Western Australia. He was a passenger on board the Diamond Princess cruise ship. Announced 1 March 2020.

2. A 95-year-old woman died in NSW. She was a resident of the BaptistCare Dorothy Henderson Lodge aged care facility in Macquarie Park, Sydney. Announced 3 March 2020.

3. An 82-year-old man died in NSW. He was a resident at the BaptistCare Dorothy Henderson Lodge aged care facility in Macquarie Park, Sydney. Announced 8 March 2020.

4. A 77-year-old woman from Sunshine Coast, Queensland, died in NSW. Announced 13 March 2020.

5. A 90-year-old woman died in NSW. She was a resident of the BaptistCare Dorothy Henderson Lodge aged care facility in Macquarie Park, Sydney. Announced 14 March 2020.

6. An 86-year-old man died in Sydney, NSW. Announced 17 March 2020.

7. An 81-year-old woman died in NSW. She was a contact of a confirmed case linked to Ryde Hospital, Sydney. Announced 20 March 2020.

8. A woman in her 70s died in Sydney NSW. She was a passenger aboard the Ruby Princess cruise ship. Announced 24 March 2020.

9. A 68-year-old man died in Toowoomba, Queensland. He was a passenger on board the Voyager of the Seas cruise ship. Announced 25 March 2020.

10. A man in his 70s died in Melbourne, Victoria. Announced 26 March 2020.

11. A man in his 70s died in Melbourne, Victoria. Announced 26 March 2020.

12. A man in his 70s died in Melbourne, Victoria. Announced 26 March 2020.

13. A man in his 70s died in Perth, Western Australia. He was a passenger on board the Celebrity Solstice cruise ship. Announced 26 March 2020.

14. A 91-year-old woman died in NSW. She was a resident of the BaptistCare Dorothy Henderson Lodge aged care facility in Macquarie Park, Sydney. Announced 28 March 2020.

15. A Victorian man in his 80s died in Melbourne, Victoria. Announced 29 March 2020.

16. A 75-year-old woman died in Queensland. She was a passenger on board the Ruby Princess cruise ship. Announced 29 March 2020.

17. A woman in her 80s died in Tasmania. She was a passenger on board the Ruby Princess cruise ship. Announced 30 March 2020.

18. An ACT woman in her 80s died in Canberra. She had acquired COVID-19 overseas. Announced 30 March 2020.

19. An elderly man died in Tasmania. He was a passenger on board the Ruby Princess cruise ship. Announced 31 March 2020.

20. A 95-year-old woman died in NSW. She was a resident at Dorothy Henderson Lodge aged care facility in Macquarie Park, Sydney. Announced 1 April 2020.

21. A 67-year-old woman died in Orange, NSW. She was a passenger on the Ruby Princess cruise ship. Announced 1 April 2020.

22. A woman in her 70s died in Victoria. Announced 2 April 2020.

23. An 85-year-old man died in Toowoomba, Queensland. Announced 2 April 2020.

24. A woman in her 60s died in Melbourne, Victoria. Announced 2 April 2020.

25. A man in his 80s died in Victoria. Announced 3 April 2020.

26. A 74-year-old woman died in Albury, NSW. She contracted coronavirus overseas. Announced 3 April 2020.

27. A 75-year-old man died in Wollongong, NSW. He was a passenger on the Ovation of the Seas cruise ship. Announced 3 April 2020.

28. A man in his 70s died in Perth, Western Australia. He was a German tourist and passenger on the Artania cruise ship. Announced 3 April 2020.

29. A woman in her 70s died in Victoria. Announced 4 April 2020.

30. A man in his 80s died in ACT. Announced 4 April 2020.

31. A 91-year-old from Port Macquarie died in NSW. Announced 5 April 2020.

32. An 80-year-old died in western Sydney, NSW. Announced 5 April 2020.

33. A 76-year-old died in western Sydney, NSW. Announced 5 April 2020.

34. A 61-year-old died in northern Sydney, NSW. Announced 5 April 2020.

35. A 78-year-old Queensland man died. He was a passenger on the Ruby Princess cruise ship. Announced 5 April 2020.

36. A person in NSW died. Announced 6 April 2020.

37. A person in NSW died. Announced 6 April 2020.

38. A man in his 50s died in Victoria. Announced 6 April 2020.

39. A woman in her 80s died in Victoria. Announced 6 April 2020.

40. A man in his 80s died in Western Australia. Announced 6 April 2020.

41. A 90-year-old man died in NSW. He was a resident at Dorothy Henderson Lodge aged care facility in Macquarie Park, Sydney. Announced 6 April 2020.

42. A 90-year-old NSW man died in western Sydney, NSW. Announced 6 April 2020.

43. An 87-year-old woman died in NSW. She was a passenger on the Ruby Princess cruise ship. Announced 6 April 2020.

44. A person died in Victoria died. Announced 7 April 2020.

45. A 75-year-old man died in Adelaide, South Australia. Announced 7 April 2020.

46. A man in his 80s died in Tasmania.  Announced 7 April 2020.

47. A man in his 70s died in Perth, Western Australia. He was a tourist from overseas and a passenger on board the Artania cruise ship. Announced 7 April 2020.

48. A woman in her 70s died in Perth, Western Australia. She acquired COVID-19 overseas. Announced 7 April 2020.

49. A person in Victoria died. Announced 8 April 2020.

50. A 62-year-old woman died in Adelaide, South Australia. Announced 8 April 2020.

51. A 76-year-old man from regional South Australia died. He acquired COVID-19 in the Barossa Valley. Announced 9 April 2020.

52. A man in his 80s died in Victoria. Announced 10 April 2020.

53. A 69-year-old man died in Newcastle, NSW.  Announced 10 April 2020.

54. A man in his 70s died in Tasmania. Announced 10 April 2020.

55. A man in his 80s died in Victoria. Announced 11 April 2020.

56. A 91-year-old woman died in NSW. Announced 11 April 2020.

57. A 74-year-old man died in Adelaide, South Australia. He was a passenger on the Ruby Princess cruise ship. Announced 12 April 2020.

58. An 83-year-old man died in NSW.  He contracted coronavirus from a close contact. Announced 12 April 2020.

59. A Tasmanian woman in her 70s died. She was a patient at the North West Regional Hospital. Announced 12 April 2020.

60. A 74-year-old woman in Newcastle, NSW, died. Announced 13 April 2020.

61. A 77-year-old man in Sydney’s Northern Beaches, NSW, died. Announced 13 April 2020.

62. A 91-year-old woman died in Tasmania. Announced 14 April 2020.

63. A woman in her 60s died in ACT. She was a passenger on the Ruby Princess cruise ship. Announced 15 April 2020

64. A 72-year-old man died in North-West Tasmania. He was being cared for at the Mersey Community Hospital. Announced 17 April 2020.

65. A man died in Western Australia. He is reported to have been a crew member on board the Artania cruise ship and aged in his early 40s. Announced 17 April 2020.

66. An 83-year-old Queensland man died while in quarantine in NSW. He was a passenger on the Celebrity Eclipse cruise ship. Announced 18 April 2020.

67. A 74-year-old man died in North-West Tasmania. He was being cared for at the Mersey Community Hospital. Announced 18 April 2020.

68. A 58-year-old woman died in Tamworth, NSW. Announced 18 April 2020.

69. A 93-year-old man died in western Sydney, NSW. He was a resident at Anglicare Newmarch House aged care facility in Caddens. Announced 18 April 2020; confirmed 19 April 2020.

70. A person died in Victoria. Announced 19 April 2020.

71. A 94-year-old man died in western Sydney, NSW. He was a resident at Anglicare Newmarch House aged care facility in Caddens. Announced 19 April 2020.

72. A 92-year-old woman died in Caddens, NSW. She was a resident at the Anglicare Newmarch House aged care facility. Announced 21 April 2020.

73. A 75-year-old woman died in Sydney, NSW. Announced 22 April 2020.

74. An 80-year-old man died on Sydney’s central coast, NSW. Announced 22 April 2020.

75. A man in his 60s died in Victoria. Announced 23 April 2020.

76. A 79-year-old woman died in western Sydney, NSW. She was a resident at Anglicare Newmarch House aged care facility in Caddens. Announced 23 April 2020.

77. A 79-year-old woman died in Launceston, Tasmania. Announced 24 April 2020.

78. A man in his 70s died in Perth, Western Australia. He was a passenger on board the Artania cruise ship. Announced 24 April 2020.

79. A 96-year-old woman died in western Sydney, NSW. She was a resident of Anglicare’s Newmarch House. Announced 24 April 2020.

80. A-90-year-old man died in North-West Tasmania. He was being cared for at the Mersey Community Hospital. Announced 25 April 2020.

81. Another resident of Anglicare’s Newmarch House in western Sydney, NSW, died. Announced 25 April 2020.

82. A man in his 90s died in Tasmania. Announced 26 April 2020.

83. A man in his 90s died in Victoria. Announced 26 April 2020.

84. An 89-year-old woman died in western Sydney, NSW. She was a resident of Anglicare’s Newmarch House. Announced 28 April 2020.

85. Four residents of Anglicare’s Newmarch House in western Sydney, NSW, died. Media reported the deaths on 28 April 2020 and NSW Health announced them on 29 April 2020. One resident was a 91-year-old female.

86. Another resident was a 93-year-old female.

87. Another resident was a 90-year-old female.

88. Another resident was a 89-year-old female.

89. A woman in her 80s died in Victoria. Announced 29 April 2020.

90. A 12th resident of Anglicare’s Newmarch House in western Sydney, NSW, died. Announced 29 April 2020.

91. An 86-year-old woman in Tasmania died. She was a patient at Mersey Community Hospital. Announced 30 April 2020.

92. A person in Tasmania died. Announced 30 April 2020.

93. A 74-year-old man died died in western Sydney, NSW. He was the 13th resident at Anglicare Newmarch House in Western Sydney. Announced 1 May 2020.

94. A 14th resident of Anglicare’s Newmarch House in western Sydney, NSW, died. Announced 3 May 2020.

95. An 83-year-old woman died in Western Australia. Announced 3 May 2020.

96. A 15th resident of Anglicare’s Newmarch House in western Sydney, NSW, died. Announced 4 May 2020.

97. A 16th resident of Anglicare’s Newmarch House in western Sydney, NSW, died. Announced 5 May 2020.

98. An 81-year-old woman died in NSW. She was a passenger on the Ruby Princess cruise ship. Announced 13 May 2020.

99. A man in his 60s died in NSW. He contracted COVID-19 from a known contact and had underlying health issues. Announced 18 May 2020.

100. A 93-year-old female resident of Anglicare’s Newmarch House in western Sydney, NSW, died. Announced 19 May 2020.

101. An 80-year-old woman died in NSW. This is the 50th death in NSW related to COVID-19 (2 deaths have been allocated to Queensland in reported figures on this site). Announced 22 May 2020.

102. A man in his 60s died in Victoria. Announced 23 May 2020.

103. A 30-year-old man died in Blackwater, Queensland. He had complicated health issues and tested positive for COVID-19 on post mortem. Announced 27 May 2020.

This article is part of the COVID-19 in Australia infograms collection:

Cases: active and recovered

Cases: states and territories

Daily briefing

Data notes

Deaths

Demographics

Hospitalisations, ICUs, and ventilators

Overseas comparisons

Testing

Transmissions: national

Transmissions: states and territories

This data is curated from Juliette O’Brien’s website. Juliette is supported by Tanveer Bal, Ananth Selladoray, Robert de Graaf and Naveen Kaushik from OutputAI Labs. Collaborators: Anthony Little, Rahul Vashisth, Noel Mathews, Rashid Elhawli, Shruti Khunte, Shrey Sharma, Suraj Enumula.

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