There are now 12 known active cases in the province, according to a news release from the Government of Nova Scotia. Three of the cases are in the central health zone. One is travel related, the other is close contact of a previously reported case, and the other is under investigation.
Two cases are in the Western Health Zone and both are linked to travel. The last case is located in the northern health zone and is linked to displacement.
There is a person hospitalized with COVID-19.
The new figures include weekend and Monday data.
As of Tuesday, 76% of Nova Scotians have received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine. Over 63 percent have two doses.
On Monday, Nova Scotia Health issued an exhibit notice for the Shoppers Drug Mart at the Evangeline Mall in Digby, Nova Scotia on July 23. More details can be found here as well as all other exhibition notices.
Atlantic Canada Case Numbers
- Prince Edward Island did not report any new cases of COVID-19 over the weekend. There are no active cases.
- New Brunswick reported 18 new cases of COVID-19 on Saturday and Sunday and had 37 active cases.
- Newfoundland and Labrador reported three new cases of COVID-19 on Monday, its first in two weeks. There were five active cases.