Here’s an update on COVID-19 cases in Ontario as well as in the greater Kawarthas region.
Ontario is reporting 384 new cases today, with most of the cases in Waterloo (71), Peel (60), Toronto (54). The seven-day average of daily cases has decreased by 4 to 475.
Hospitalizations have increased by 5 to 438, with ICU patients decreasing by 5 to 377 and patients on ventilators decreasing by 2 to 242. Ontario is reporting 12 new deaths, with no new deaths in long-term care homes.
Over 11.7 million vaccine doses have been administered, a record increase of 202,984 since yesterday, with almost 80 per cent of Ontario’s total population now having received at least one dose. A record increase of 160,964 second doses were administered since yesterday, with almost 15 per cent of the total population now fully vaccinated.
For a daily summary of cases in Ontario, including a breakdown of cases in each of Ontario’s 34 health units, visit ontario.ca/page/how-ontario-is-responding-covid-19.
In the greater Kawarthas region, there are 11 new cases to report, including 4 in Peterborough, 3 in Kawartha Lakes, 3 in Northumberland, and 1 in Hastings Prince Edward. There are no new cases in Haliburton.
An additional 10 cases have been resolved, including 5 in Peterborough, 4 in Kawartha Lakes, and 1 in Northumberland.
Active cases have increased by 2 in Northumberland and 1 in Hastings Prince Edward, have decreased by 1 in Kawartha Lakes, and remain the same in Peterborough.
There are currently 58 active cases in the greater Kawarthas region, an increase of 2 from yesterday, including 34 in Peterborough, 12 in Kawartha Lakes, 6 in Hastings Prince Edward (3 in Quinte West and 3 in Belleville), and 6 in Northumberland. There are no active cases in Haliburton.
Since the pandemic began in the greater Kawarthas region, there have been 1,564 confirmed positive cases in the Peterborough area (1,509 resolved with 21 deaths), 1,075 in the City of Kawartha Lakes (1,019 resolved with 57 deaths), 936 in Northumberland County (913 resolved with 17 deaths), 121 in Haliburton County (120 resolved with 1 death), and 1,127 in Hastings and Prince Edward counties (1,110 resolved with 11 deaths). The most recent death was reported in Kawartha Lakes on June 5.
For detailed data for each health unit, visit the COVID-19 trackers for Peterborough Public Health, Haliburton, Kawartha, Pine Ridge District Health Unit, and Hastings Prince Edward Public Health.
For more information about COVID-19 in Ontario, visit covid-19.ontario.ca.