Ontario COVID numbers: 1,699 people in hospital, 202 in intensive care | Globalnews.ca


Ontario is reporting 1,699 individuals in hospital with COVID on Tuesday, with 202 in intensive care.

That is up by 276 for hospitalizations however a lower of 9 for ICUs since the day gone by as hospitals report up to date figures because the weekend.

Final Tuesday, there have been 1,730 hospitalizations with 219 in ICU. This can be a 1.7 per cent lower and a 7.8 per cent lower, respectively, to the figures this week.

In response to newest knowledge for hospitalizations, 58 per cent had been admitted for different causes however examined optimistic for COVID-19. For these in ICUs, 34 per cent had been admitted for different causes.

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Ontario COVID instances, deaths, vaccinations, recoveries, testing

In the meantime, Ontario additionally reported 1,547 new lab-confirmed COVID-19 instances on Tuesday, although that’s an underestimate of the true widespread transmission of the virus on account of PCR testing eligibility. The provincial case complete now stands at 1,263,202.

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The demise toll within the province has risen to 12,858 from the day gone by as 16 extra virus-related deaths had been added. The report did notice that one of many deaths from over a month in the past was added to the full.

There are a complete of 1,222,298 recoveries, which is round 96 per cent of identified instances. Resolved instances elevated by 2,658 from the day gone by.

For vaccinations, of the aged 12 and older inhabitants, 91.2 per cent are totally vaccinated. First dose protection stands at 93 per cent. Third dose immunization is at 56.5 per cent — greater than 7.3 million Ontarians have obtained a booster shot.

For younger kids aged 5 to 11, first dose protection stands at 56.3 per cent with 35.4 per cent who’re totally vaccinated.

The province administered 22,040 doses within the final day.

The federal government mentioned 11,755 assessments had been processed within the earlier 24 hours. There are 7,691 assessments at the moment underneath investigation.

The take a look at positivity fee stands at 13.2 per cent, the identical as reported every week in the past.


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