More than 9-million Ontarians have now been fully-vaccinated against COVID-19.
On Sunday, 218 new cases were confirmed across Ontario.
There are 40 new cases in Toronto, 33 in Peel region, 23 in York region, 16 in Middlesex-London and 14 in Hamilton.
The province is also reporting 13 cases in Durham, but the Durham Region Health Department releases up-to-date stats each afternoon.
Another two deaths were reported, bringing the death toll in Ontario to 9,347.
Of the new deaths announced, none are from long-term care homes.
One of the deaths was a person aged 40-59 and the other was aged 60-79.
Right now, there are 110 people in Ontario ICUs with COVID-related illnesses, 79 of whom are still testing positive.
There are 155 more resolved cases in the province.
The number of active cases went up to 1,667.
There were 14,122 tests completed the day prior to this report.
A 1.4 per cent positivity rate was reported.
There are also 4,368 tests still under investigation, a decrease of 1,178 from the day before.
So far in Ontario, 19,519,781 vaccines have been administered, an increase of 60,583 from the day before.
According to the province, 9,035,335 people are fully vaccinated or have received both doses.
There will not be an update on Monday due to the holiday. That day’s statistics will be released on Tuesday.
Ontario is reporting 218 cases of #COVID19 and over 14,100 tests completed. Locally, there are 40 new cases in Toronto, 33 in Peel Region, 23 in York Region, 16 in Middlesex-London and 14 in Hamilton.
— Christine Elliott (@celliottability) August 1, 2021
|Age Group||At least one dose||Second dose||% at least one dose||% fully vaccinated|
|Number of cases||550,654||N/A|
|Change from previous report (new cases)||218||< 0.1% increase|
|Change from previous report||155||< 0.1% increase|
|Subset of all cases that are reported to be long-term care residents||15,458||2.8|
|Subset of all cases that are reported as a health care worker associated with long-term care outbreaks||7,241||1.3|
|Total number of deaths||9,347||1.7|
|Deaths reported for residents in long-term care homes||3,980||42.6|
|Deaths reported for health care workers in long-term care homes||10||0.1|
|Lineage B.1.1.7 (Alpha variant)||145,531|
|Lineage B.1.351 (Beta variant)||1,493|
|Lineage P.1 (Gamma variant)||5,163|
|Lineage B.1.617.2 (Delta variant)||4,802|
|19 and under||89,199|
|80 and over||25,218|
|Total tests completed||16,584,680|
|Total tests completed in the previous day||14,122|
|Currently under investigation||4,368|
|Number of patients currently hospitalized with COVID-19||78
As we often observe on weekends, more than 10% of hospitals did not submit data to the Daily Bed Census. We anticipate the number of hospitalized patients may increase when reporting compliance increases
|Total patients in ICU due to COVID-related critical illness||110|
|Number of patients currently in ICU, testing positive for COVID||79|
|Number of patients currently in ICU due to COVID, no longer testing positive for COVID||31|
|Total patients in ICU on a ventilator due to COVID-related critical illness||78|
|Number of patients currently in ICU on a ventilator with COVID-19||60|
|Patients in ICU due to COVID on a ventilator, no longer testing positive for COVID||18|