On Saturday, 944 new COVID-19 cases were reported in Ontario, at least 651 of which were in people who are not fully vaccinated or have an unknown vaccination status.
Another nine deaths were announced, bringing the death toll to 9,536. Five of the deaths occurred more than two months ago and were added due to a data clean-up.
There are 728 more resolved cases in the province.
The number of active cases went up to 6,301.
There were 26,259 tests completed the day prior to this report.
The province reported a positivity rate of 3.5 per cent.
So far in Ontario, 20,917,550 vaccines have been administered.
According to the province, 10,031,003 people are fully vaccinated or have received both doses.
|Age Group||At least one dose||Second dose||% at least one dose||% fully vaccinated|
|Number of cases||568,822||N/A|
|Change from previous report (new cases)||944||0.2% increase|
|Change from previous report||728||0.1% increase|
|Subset of all cases that are reported to be long-term care residents||15,501||2.7|
|Subset of all cases that are reported as a health care worker associated with long-term care outbreaks||7,297||1.3|
|Total number of deaths||9,545
Due to a data clean-up, 5 of the 9 deaths being reported today occurred more than 2 months ago.
|Deaths reported for residents in long-term care homes||3,987||41.8|
|Deaths reported for health care workers in long-term care homes||10||0.1|
|Lineage B.1.1.7 (Alpha)||146,429|
|Lineage B.1.351 (Beta)||1,501|
|Lineage P.1 (Gamma)||5,222|
|Lineage B.1.617.2 (Delta)||11,835|
|80 and over||25,484|
|Total tests completed||17,338,498|
|Total tests completed in the previous day||26,259|
|Currently under investigation||12,720|
|Number of patients currently hospitalized with COVID-19||309|
|Total patients in ICU due to COVID-related critical illness||172|
|Number of patients currently in ICU, testing positive for COVID||149|
|Number of patients currently in ICU due to COVID, no longer testing positive for COVID||23|
|Total patients in ICU on a ventilator due to COVID-related critical illness||97|
|Number of patients currently in ICU on a ventilator with COVID-19||83|
|Patients in ICU due to COVID on a ventilator, no longer testing positive for COVID||14|