Three of the new cases are in the eastern zone and are close contacts of previous cases, while the fourth case is in the central zone and is related to travel. Two people are hospitalized with COVID-19, and neither are in intensive care.
Laboratories across the province processed 3,942 tests on Tuesday.
72.7% of Nova Scotians received a dose of a COVID-19 vaccine on Wednesday, including 22.6% who also received a second dose.
Nova Scotia moved to Phase 3 of its plan to reopen on Wednesday, allowing travelers from outside Atlantic Canada to enter the province with self-isolation requirements linked to their vaccination status.
The province expects to move to phase 4 of the plan on July 14 if new cases are still very low, there is little ongoing spread and if 75 percent of the population has received a dose.
Atlantic Canada Case Numbers
- New Brunswick reported three new cases on Wednesday. It has 24 active cases.
- Newfoundland and Labrador reported a new case on Wednesday. He has five active cases.
- Prince Edward Island reported a new case on Tuesday. This is the first new case since June 3.