Ontario Reports 370 COVID-19 Cases, 1 Death | The Canadian News

Ontario reported 370 cases of COVID-19 on Sunday, bringing the total number of cases in the province to 597,515.

Health Minister Christine Elliott said that of the new cases, 247 involve people who are not fully vaccinated or have unknown vaccination status, while 123 are fully vaccinated people.

For comparison, 443 cases were reported last Sunday, meaning the seven-day average continues to fall.

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An additional death was also announced on October 24, bringing the number of provincial deaths related to the virus to 9,846.

A total of 584,411 coronavirus cases are considered resolved, representing an increase of 480.

More than 25,300 additional tests were completed. Ontario has administered a total of 18,777,293 tests and 7,990 remain under investigation.

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The province indicated that the positivity rate for the last day was 1.2 percent, which is lower than Saturday’s report when it was 1.5 percent, and below last Sunday’s report, when it was 1, 4 percent.

Provincial figures showed that there are 137 people in intensive care due to COVID-19 (in one), 97 of whom are on a ventilator (in one).

As of 8 p.m. Saturday, 22,385,190 doses of the COVID-19 vaccine had been administered in Ontario, representing an increase of 19,285. Of the last injections administered, 6,471 were first doses and 12,814 were second doses.

In Ontario, nearly 87.9 percent of people over the age of 12 have received at least one dose of vaccine and more than 83.8 percent are fully vaccinated.

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