The Simcoe Muskoka District Well being Unit confirmed 24 new COVID-19 instances on Thursday, bringing the native complete variety of instances as much as 13,859, together with 262 deaths.
Native public well being additionally reported 9 new COVID-19 variant instances on Thursday, bringing that complete to six,330, together with 107 instances which can be energetic.
COVID-19: 25 extra instances confirmed in Simcoe Muskoka
Twelve of the brand new instances are in Barrie, whereas eight are in Innisfil.
In the meantime, the opposite new instances are in Clearview, Gravenhurst, Lake of Bays and New Tecumseth.
Six of the brand new instances are a results of shut contact with one other constructive COVID-19 case, whereas three are community-acquired, two are outbreak-related and two are travel-related. The remainder are beneath investigation.
Of the brand new instances, eight individuals are totally vaccinated, none are partially vaccinated and 16 will not be immunized.
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In the meantime, 75.8 per cent of the area’s inhabitants has acquired one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine, whereas 71.9 per cent has acquired each crucial doses.
Of the area’s complete 13,859 COVID-19 instances, 97 per cent — or 13,438 — have recovered, whereas 9 individuals are at the moment in hospital.
The province of Ontario reported 413 new COVID-19 instances on Thursday, bringing the provincial complete to 596,280 infections, together with 9,827 deaths.
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