OPS reports 13 new cases of COVID-19 in Ottawa on Sunday – .

OPS reports 13 new cases of COVID-19 in Ottawa on Sunday – .

OTTAWA – Ottawa Public Health says 13 other people in the city have tested positive for COVID-19. No new deaths were reported on Sunday.

To date, Ottawa has seen 27,977 laboratory-confirmed cases of COVID-19 since the start of the pandemic and 593 residents have died.

Five other existing cases are now considered resolved.

The number of known active cases of COVID-19 in Ottawa continues to rise and exceeds 130. The weekly incidence rate of new cases per 100,000 population is above 10 for the first time since the end of June.

Hospitalizations due to COVID-19 remain stable in Ottawa.

In the past 30 days, OPH has registered 43 cases of the Delta variant locally. So far, no one infected with the Delta variant has died.

Across the province, health officials have reported 511 new cases of COVID-19 and zero new COVID-19-related deaths. 270 other existing cases are now considered resolved. Ontario Public Health added 16 cases to its total for Ottawa on Sunday. PHO’s numbers often differ from Public Health Ontario’s because the two health agencies pull data for their respective daily snapshot reports at different times of the day.

Eleven more cases were added in eastern Ontario on Sunday, including two in the Eastern Ontario Health Unit, four in Hastings Prince Edward and five in Leeds, Grenville and Lanark.


Of the 511 cases reported on Sunday, health officials say 350 involved unvaccinated people and 67 were partially vaccinated. The remaining 94 cases involved fully vaccinated people.

Health Minister Christine Elliott said that because not all hospitals report their data on weekends, the immunization status of hospital and intensive care admissions will not be updated on Sundays and Mondays. .

Ottawa Public Health does not report the vaccination status of people who test positive for COVID-19 locally.


Ottawa is now in Stage 3 of the Roadmap plan to reopen Ontario.

Ottawa Public Health data:

  • COVID-19 cases per 100,000 (August 7-13): 10.6 (vs. 9.7)
  • Positivity rate in Ottawa (August 6 to August 12): 1.0%
  • Number of reproductions (seven-day average): 1.15

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.

Starting on Friday :

  • Ottawa residents with 1 dose (12+): 774,861
  • Ottawa residents with 2 doses (12+): 692,964
  • Proportion of the population aged 12 and over who received at least one dose: 84%
  • Proportion of the population aged 12 and over fully vaccinated: 75%
  • Total doses received in Ottawa *: 1,381,790

* 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.


There are 137 active cases of COVID-19 in Ottawa on Sunday, up from 129 on Saturday.

Ottawa Public Health reported five new resolved cases of COVID-19 in Ottawa on Sunday. The number of resolved cases of coronavirus in Ottawa is 27,247.

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.


There are four people in hospitals in the Ottawa area who are suffering from illnesses linked to COVID-19.

Of those hospitalized, one is in their twenties (this person is in intensive care), one in their thirties, one in their sixties and one in their sixties.


Ottawa Public Health data *:

  • Total Alpha cases (B.1.1.7): 6,841
  • Total name of cas bêta (B.1.351): 406
  • Total gamma cases (P.1): 35
  • Total Delta cases (B.1.617.2): 94
  • Percentage of new cases with variant / mutation in the last 30 days: 70%
  • Total number of variants of concern / mutation cases: 9,302 (+40)
  • Deaths linked to variants / mutations: 101

* 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: Two new cases (2,326 cases in total)
  • 10-19 years: three new cases (3,612 cases in total)
  • 20-29 years: two new cases (6,286 cases in total)
  • 30-39 years: two new cases (4,276 cases in total)
  • 40-49 years: One new case (3,685 cases in total)
  • 50-59 years: two new cases (3,343 cases in total)
  • 60-69 years: two new cases (1,971 cases in total)
  • 70-79 years: Zero new cases (1,098 cases in total)
  • 80-89 years: Zero new cases (857 cases in total)
  • 90 years and over: zero new cases (520 cases in total)
  • Unknown: one case removed from total (3 cases in total)


The Ottawa COVID-19 Testing Task Force reports 1,015 swabs were processed at assessment centers in Ottawa on Thursday.

A total of 1,700 lab tests performed by one user in Ottawa labs.

The average time from when the swab is taken at a test site to the result is 17 hours.


  • Eastern Ontario Health Unit: Two New Cases
  • Hastings Prince Edward Public Health: Four New Cases
  • Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox and Addington public health: zero new cases
  • Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit: five new cases
  • Renfrew County & District Health Unit: zero new cases


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

Schools and daycares that are currently experiencing epidemics are:


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