Ottawa sees single-digit COVID-19 case count Tuesday – .

Ottawa sees single-digit COVID-19 case count Tuesday – .

OTTAWA – Ottawa Public Health says eight other people in Ottawa have tested positive for COVID-19.

This is the lowest daily number of cases reported by PHO since September 1, 2020, when eight cases were reported. SPO reported a negative case on June 9, 2021, but said it was because 20 new cases were reported, but 21 cases were taken out of the cumulative total because further investigation found those people were no longer were not residents of Ottawa.

It comes after 11 cases were reported by Ottawa Public Health on Monday.

The province has reported one new case of the delta variant in Ottawa, bringing the city’s total to nine cases since the variant first appeared.

Across the province, Public Health Ontario has reported 296 new cases of COVID-19, but said 80 of those cases actually date from 2020 and were included in a data cleanup from Toronto Public Health. Six new deaths were reported along with an additional 54 deaths from previous months that were added due to provincial data review and data cleaning initiatives. Ontario reported 11 new cases in Ottawa on Tuesday. PHO numbers often differ from those provided by Public Health Ontario because the two health agencies pull data for their respective daily reports at different times of the day.

Another 442 cases in Ontario are considered resolved.

The province withdrew eight cases from its total for the Eastern Ontario Health Unit total on Tuesday. One new case has been reported in Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox and Addington Public Health and one new case has been reported to the Renfrew County and District Public Health Unit.

Hospitalizations are down, although five people remain in intensive care. The weekly incidence rate of new cases per 100,000 population fell below 13 on Tuesday.

An outbreak at the Ottawa-Carleton Detention Center has ended. Between May 22 and June 21, 36 inmates and five staff members tested positive for COVID-19. No deaths have been linked to the epidemic.


The first phase of the Roadmap plan to reopen Ontario began at 12:01 am on June 11.

Ottawa Public Health data:

  • COVID-19 cases per 100,000 (June 14 to June 20): 12.7 (vs. 13.7)
  • Positivity rate in Ottawa (June 14 to June 20): 2.1%
  • Reproduction number (seven-day average): 0.88

Reproduction values ​​greater than 1 indicate that the virus is spreading and that each case infects more than one contact. If it is less than 1, it means that the propagation is slowing down.


Ottawa Public Health updates vaccine numbers on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.

As of June 21:

  • Ottawa residents with 1 dose (12+): 689,862
  • Ottawa residents with 2 doses (12+): 170,792
  • Total doses received in Ottawa: 782,390

As of Monday, 65 percent of Ottawa’s total population has received at least one dose and 16 percent of Ottawa residents have received two doses (76 percent of Ottawa adults aged 18 and over have received at least one dose and 20 percent of Ottawa adults aged 18 and over have had two)

* Total doses received do not include doses shipped to pharmacies and primary care clinics, but statistics for Ottawa residents with one or two doses include anyone with an Ottawa postal code who has been vaccinated n anywhere in Ontario.


Ottawa Public Health reported 10 people in Ottawa hospitals with COVID-19-related illnesses, up from 12 on Monday.

There are five people in intensive care.

Hospitalizations (and intensive care admissions) by age category:

  • 0-9 : 1
  • 10-19: 1 (1 in intensive care)
  • 20-29: 1 (1 in intensive care)
  • 30-39: 2 (1 in intensive care)
  • 40-49 : 2
  • 50-59 : 1
  • 60-69 : 0
  • 70-79: 2 (2 in intensive care)
  • 80-89 : 0
  • 90+ : 0

This data is based on figures from the Ottawa Public Health COVID-19 dashboard, which refer to Ottawa residents and do not include patient transfers from other regions.


The number of known active cases of COVID-19 is at its lowest level since August 2020.

There are 172 active cases in total in Ottawa on Tuesday, up from 186 on Monday.

OPH reported that 22 other people have recovered after testing positive for COVID-19. The total number of resolved coronavirus cases in Ottawa is now 26,829.

The number of active cases is the total number of laboratory-confirmed cases of COVID-19 minus the number of resolved cases and deaths. A case is considered resolved 14 days after the onset of known symptoms or a positive test result.


Ottawa Public Health data *:

  • Total B.1.1.7 cases (UK / Alpha variant): 6,572 (+4)
  • Total B.1.351 cases (South Africa / beta variant): 326
  • Total number of P.1 cases (Brazil / Gamma variant): 30
  • Total B.1.617 : 3
  • Total B.1.617.2 (variante delta) : 9 (+1)
  • Other variant: 1
  • Total number of variants of concern / mutation cases: 7,582 (+6)
  • Deaths linked to variants / mutations: 83

* OPH notes that trends in VOCs and mutations should be treated with caution due to the varying time required to perform VOC testing and / or genomic analysis after the initial positive test for SARS-CoV-2. Test results may be completed in batches, and corrections or updates to data may result in changes in the number of cases that may differ from previous reports.


  • 0-9 years: one new case (2,265 cases in total)
  • 10-19 years: Zero new cases (3,541 cases in total)
  • 20-29 years: three new cases (6,197 cases in total)
  • 30-39 years: Zero new cases (4,209 cases in total)
  • 40-49 years: One new case (3,627 cases in total)
  • 50-59 years: Two new cases (3,320 cases in total)
  • 60-69 years: Zero new cases (1,955 cases in total)
  • 70-79 years: One new case (1,094 cases in total)
  • 80-89 years: Zero new cases (858 cases in total)
  • 90 years and over: zero new cases (520 cases in total)
  • Unknown: Zero new cases (3 cases in total)


The Ottawa COVID-19 Testing Task Force will provide an update on local testing numbers this afternoon.

The average weekly positivity rate for Ottawa residents is 2.1% for the week of June 14-20.

There have been 16,784 COVID-19 tests processed in Ontario in the past 24 hours, bringing the province’s positivity rate to about 1.6% according to the Ministry of Health.


  • Eastern Ontario Health Unit: Eight cases removed from total
  • Hastings Prince Edward Public Health: zero new cases
  • Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox and Addington Public Health: A New Case
  • Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit: zero new cases
  • Renfrew County & District Health Unit: A New Case
  • Outaouais (Gatineau and western Quebec): three new cases


Ottawa Public Health is reporting outbreaks of COVID-19 in facilities in Ottawa, including long-term care homes, retirement homes, daycares, hospitals and schools.

Active community outbreaks are:

  • Workplace – Distribution: An outbreak
  • Place of work – Hotel / Bed and Breakfast: An outbreak
  • Workplace – Retail: an outbreak

Schools and daycares that are currently experiencing epidemics are:

Long-term care homes, retirement homes, hospitals and other spaces that are currently experiencing outbreaks are:

  • Center D’Accueil Champlain – institution-wide (May 19)
  • Maison Accueil Sagesse – Unit Notre Dame (May 25)
  • Shelter A-18110 (June 13)
  • Assisted Living A-18236 (June 17)

As of April 7, two cases of COVID-19 in a resident or staff member of a long-term care home, a retirement home with an epidemiological link, within 14 days, where at least one case could have been reasonably acquired their infection in the facility is considered an outbreak in a long-term care home or retirement home. A laboratory-confirmed case of COVID-19 in a staff member or resident of other institutions such as shelters, group homes, is considered an epidemic. In daycare, two children or staff or household members with laboratory-confirmed COVID-19 cases within a 14-day period where at least one case could reasonably have acquired their infection in the daycare is considered an outbreak in a daycare.


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