On Sunday, Ontario Health Officials have reported 3,216 New COVID-19 Cases and 47 Additional Deaths related to the disease. Ontario’s rolling seven-day average is now 3,120. In the last 24 hours, the province has tested 38,540 people. Since the start of the pandemic, 8,308 people because of COVID-19, including the recently reported 47 deceased.
Right now, there are more than 1,640 people in hospitals due to COVID-19. Of those 1,640 infected, 848 patients are in intensive care while 580 are breathing with the assistance of a ventilator. So far, Ontario’s number of recovered patients is 451,591 in total.
A vast majority of the newly reported cases have been reported in the greater Toronto area. There are 903 new cases in Toronto, but this is not the only place where more than 100 cases have been reported recently. Durham Region (187), Ottawa (150), Hamilton (113), Niagara Region (104), and Middlesex-London (101) have reported lots of new cases as well.
In order to slow down the spread of COVID-19, the Ontario government entered a province-wide stay-at-home order last month. In the last 24 hours, the local government officials said that 121,075 doses of the vaccine were administered in the Toronto area.