In the past week, a total of 77 consultations for influenza-like illness were reported from 62
general practices1 in 19 out of 24 health districts. This gives a weekly consultation rate of
27.2 per 100 000 patient population.
The graph below compares the consultation rates for influenza-like illness for each health
district over the past week. Central Auckland had the highest consultation rate (75.3 per 100
000, 24 cases), followed by Rotorua (60.2 per 100 000, 1 case) and North West Auckland
(57.7 per 100 000, 10 cases).
Figure 1: Weekly consulation rates for influenza-like illness by health district