The province is reporting 232 new COVID-19 cases and one death on Saturday.
The latest update also brings 119 more resolved cases.
Since March, the province has confirmed a total of 44,300 cases. Of those, 39,717 are considered resolved.
The death toll is now at 2,814.
The active case count has risen to 1,769.
Forty-three people are currently in hospital. Twelve of those patients are in the ICU.
Saturday’s update comes after more than 35,000 tests were completed the day before.
|Number of cases||44,300||N/A|
|Change from previous report (new cases)||232||0.5% increase|
|Change from previous report||119||0.3% increase|
|Subset of all cases that are reported to be long-term care residents||5,967||13.5|
|Subset of all cases that are reported as a health care worker associated with long-term care outbreaks||2,659||6.0|
|Total number of deaths||2,814||6.4|
|Deaths reported for residents in long-term care homes||1,817||64.6|
|Deaths reported for health care workers in long-term care homes||8||0.3|
|19 and under||3,130|
|80 and over||6,135|
|Total tests completed||3,281,455|
|Total tests completed in the previous day||35,618|
|Currently under investigation||30,491|
|Number of patients currently hospitalized with COVID-19||43|
|Number of patients currently in ICU||12|
|Number of patients currently in ICU on a ventilator with COVID-19||8|