There are now at least 10,159 positive COVID-19 cases and 144 COVID-19 related fatalities in Canada. Canada has conducted over 222,799 tests for COVID-19.
The table below was generated from COVID-19 reporting data available on each province’s website, except Ontario.
|Prince Edward Island||21||0||3||870|
|Newfoundland and Labrador||175||1||10||2,816|
|North West Territories||2||0||0||979|
According to the epidemiological summary provided by Public Health Canada,
- The highest proportion of cases are being reported among people 40-59 years of age (36%), followed by those 20-39 years of age (29%) and 60-79 years of age (25%).
- Only a small proportion of cases (4%) have been reported among people ≤ 19 years of age.
- Males (50%) and females (50%) are both affected equally.
- From the hospitalization data available for 3,177 (57%) of all cases, 30% of the cases are 60 years of age and older, these cases represent the highest proportion of hospitalizations (59%) and ICU admissions (59%).
- Five hospitalizations and one admission to ICU were reported in individuals ≤ 19 years of age.
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