Waterloo Region down to 100 active COVID-19 cases
Waterloo Public Well being reported simply 100 energetic COVID-19 instances on Wednesday, the bottom complete it has introduced this 12 months.
The realm had surpassed the five hundred energetic case mark in June with that quantity slowly falling since that time.
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The company introduced one other 14 constructive assessments for the coronavirus, lifting the entire variety of COVID-19 instances to 19,953.
This drops the rolling seven-day common day by day variety of new COVID-19 instances to 13.1.
After reporting two new COVID-19 deaths within the area on Tuesday, there have been none reported on Wednesday, leaving the loss of life toll within the space at 302, together with three deaths in October.
One other 19 folks had been additionally cleared of the virus, pushing the entire variety of resolved instances as much as 19,547.
The realm can also be all the way down to having three folks in hospitals because of COVID-19, together with two sufferers who’re in want of intensive care.
The area nonetheless has 4 energetic COVID-19 outbreaks, a quantity that’s unchanged from Tuesday, with two of these linked to varsities.
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On the flip aspect of the coin, Waterloo Public Well being reported that there have now been 886,706 vaccinations within the area, simply 755 greater than it reported Tuesday.
The variety of new doses administered continues to fall because the quantity of people that have been vaccinated climbs.
The company says 438,699 residents at the moment are totally vaccinated, up 572 from Tuesday’s report.
This implies 86.51 per cent of eligible residents at the moment are totally vaccinated, a quantity that climbs to 74.5 per cent when one elements in those that are beneath the age of 11.
Elsewhere, Ontario reported 304 new COVID-19 instances on Wednesday, the tenth day in a row the rely is lower than 500. The provincial case complete now stands at 595,867.
It’s also the smallest enhance in instances since Aug. 5, when 213 new instances had been recorded.
Of the 304 new instances recorded, the info confirmed 198 had been unvaccinated folks, 10 had been partially vaccinated folks, 84 had been totally vaccinated folks and for 12 folks the vaccination standing was unknown.
In line with Wednesday’s report, 46 instances had been recorded in Toronto, 24 in Sudbury, 22 in York Area, 21 in Windsor-Essex, 20 in Hamilton, 19 in Ottawa and 15 in Durham Area.
All different native public well being models reported fewer than 15 new instances within the provincial report.
The loss of life toll within the province has risen to 9,823 as 4 extra deaths had been recorded.
—with information from International Information’ Gabby Rodrigues
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