Today’s update includes 216 new healings and seven deaths.
The deaths reported today include one person between the ages of 20 and 39, three people between 40 and 59 and three people over 79.
Since yesterday’s report, there have been 10 new hospitalizations and eight people have been admitted to intensive care units.
The July 14 update provided by the provincial public health agency also reported the following data:
- 1,478 active laboratory-confirmed cases, up from 1,548 yesterday.
- 174 COVID-positive people are currently hospitalized in Ontario.
- There are 180 patients in intensive care units with COVID-related illness (47 of whom are no longer positive for COVID-19).
- 116 people are on ventilators due to COVID-related illness (27 of whom no longer test positive for COVID-19).
- The province reported that 29,085 tests were processed yesterday, resulting in a positivity rate of 0.6%.
- There are 13,534 tests still awaiting processing, and provincial labs have processed 16.2 million tests to date.
- Of the new cases reported today, 23 are from Waterloo, 28 from Toronto, 19 from Peel, four from Simcoe-Muskoka, 20 from Gray-Bruce and five from York Region.
- Today’s cases include 34 people aged 19 and under, 52 people aged 20 to 39, 45 people aged 40 to 59, 17 people aged 60 to 79 and five people over the age of 79 years were removed from the cumulative number of cases.
Public Health Ontario has confirmed 547,562 cases of COVID-19 since the start of the pandemic and reported 536,819 recoveries and 9,265 deaths.
The cumulative average incidence rate in the province is 3,683.7 cases per 100,000 population in Ontario.
Ontario’s average weekly incidence rate is 8.2 cases per 100,000 population, down 14.6% from last week.
- Yesterday, 179,197 doses of COVID-19 vaccine were administered.
- 17,475,655 doses of vaccine were administered.
- A total of 7,283,528 people were fully immunized.
Yesterday, the Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit reported two new cases of COVID.
There are 41 active cases in the region.
Since the start of the pandemic, the local health unit has confirmed 12,320 cases of COVID-19, of which 11,604 have been cured and 254 cases have resulted in death.
There are four people from Simcoe County hospitalized with COVID-19-related illnesses.
The weekly incidence rate for the Simcoe-Muskoka region is 3.5 cases per 100,000 population, down 27.1% from last week.