Province Confirms 945 New Cases of COVID-19 This Morning

The latest numbers on COVID-19 in Canada for Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2021

The latest numbers of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Canada as of 7:30 p.m. ET on Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2021.

The experts say focusing vaccination efforts on long-term care homes has started to pay off, with a declining number of daily deaths in the facilities. That strain has been reported in three people so far.

The province has reported 41 new hospitalizations since yesterday, and six new admissions of COVID-19 patients to intensive care units.

Ontario reported 19 additional deaths due to COVID-19 on Saturday along with 1,300 new infections.

Of those, 287 are in intensive care, 203 on ventilators.

The provincewide positivity rate now stands at 2.3 per cent, a figure that is provided by the Ministry of Health.

Another 43,383 tests are still under investigation and/or being processed.

The province completed 68,812 tests yesterday.

Of the cases reported today there are 165 people under 19 years old, 346 people between 20 and 39 years old, 369 people between 40 and 59 years old, 169 people between 60 and 79 years old, and 23 people over the age of 80.

Another 1,344 COVID-19 cases were deemed to have recovered by Thursday. Health officials consider the spread under control if it's below one. Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District reported one new case, while none were reported in Renfrew County and District.


Ontario reports that 15,605 more doses of a COVID-19 vaccine were given since the last report.

A total of 11 Ontario health units will be placed under the tightest restrictions short of a full lockdown when they return to the province's colour-coded pandemic response framework next week.

In total, 151,282 people have been fully vaccinated, having received two doses of vaccine, which are to be given a few weeks apart.

There have been 265,893 resolved COVID cases in the province, an increase of 1,434 over Friday's reported totals.

The weekly incidence rate in Ontario is 60.8 cases per 100,000 people from February 2 to February 8, which is a decrease of 21.6 per cent compared to January 27 to February 2 when the average weekly incidence rate was 77.6 cases per 100,000 people. The rate of active cases is 2.51 per 100,000 people.

The EOHU area is among nine health unit areas, including Ottawa, that will be in orange.

Eighteen new cases were reported in the Outaouais on Saturday, bringing the region's total to 6,014. The rate of active cases is 22.52 per 100,000 people. The health unit has reported 221 cases. The rate of active cases is 87.23 per 100,000 people. The rate of active cases is 90.06 per 100,000 people.

Porcupine Health Unit: 302 cases, rate of 361.9 per 100,000 people. The rate of active cases is 166.97 per 100,000 people. The rate of active cases is 85.94 per 100,000 people.

Public Health Sudbury and Districts. The health unit has reported 556 cases. The rate of active cases is 22.87 per 100,000 people. There are 3 confirmed variants of concern (VOC) cases, both are the United Kingdom (B.1.1.7) strain. The overall death rate is 55.49 per 100,000 people. The health unit has reported 92 cases. Over the past seven days, there have been a total of one new cases. The overall death rate is 0.77 per 100,000 people. The weekly incidence rate is 18.2 cases per 100,000. The seven-day rolling average of new cases is 1,264. There are 106 known active cases.

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