Ontario COVID numbers: 649 people in hospital, 204 in intensive care | Globalnews.ca

Ontario is reporting 649 individuals in hospital with COVID on Wednesday, with 204 in intensive care models.

That is down by 29 hospitalizations however a lower of 16 in ICUs since yesterday. Final Wednesday, there have been 751 hospitalizations with 241 in ICU.

The province just lately started distinguishing between those that have been admitted to hospital straight due to COVID, and people who have been admitted for different causes however examined constructive for the virus.

Of the 649 individuals in hospital with COVID-19, 47 per cent of them have been admitted due to the virus, whereas 53 per cent have been admitted for different causes however examined constructive for COVID-19.

Of the 204 individuals in ICUs with the virus, 79 per cent have been admitted due to COVID, whereas 21 per cent have been admitted for different causes.

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Ontario COVID instances, deaths, vaccinations, recoveries, testing

In the meantime, Ontario additionally reported 2,011 new lab-confirmed COVID-19 instances on Wednesday, although that’s an underestimate of the true widespread transmission of the virus because of testing restrictions. The provincial case whole now stands at 1,129,543.

The demise toll within the province has risen to 12,288 as 16 extra virus-related deaths have been added. Wednesday’s report indicated 15 of the deaths occurred inside the final 30 days whereas one of many deaths occurred greater than a month in the past.

There are a complete of 1,101,842 recoveries, which is round 97 per cent of identified instances. Resolved instances elevated by 2,060 from yesterday.

For vaccinations, of the aged 12 and older inhabitants, 90.8 per cent are totally vaccinated. First dose protection stands at 92.7 per cent. Third dose immunization is at 54.9 per cent — greater than 7.1 million Ontarians have obtained a booster shot.

For younger youngsters aged 5 to 11, first dose protection stands at 55.2 per cent with 31 per cent who’re totally vaccinated.

The province administered 14,803 doses within the final day.

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The federal government stated 15,702 exams have been processed within the earlier 24 hours. There are 5,890 exams presently underneath investigation.

The take a look at positivity charge stands at 12 per cent.

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