Another death from COVID-19 was reported on the dashboard, bringing Manitoba’s total to 1,206. More details, including the age, gender and health region of the deceased, are expected in the province’s next COVID-19 press release Thursday.
Of the new cases reported on Tuesday, 50 are in people who have not been vaccinated at all, while five others are people who have only been partially immunized, according to the province’s online dashboard. There have been 11 cases in people who were fully vaccinated.
The five-day test positivity rate in the province remains at 2.3%, the same number reported on Monday.
The dashboard also shows 71 patients hospitalized with COVID-19, up from 66 on Monday. They are 14 in intensive care, the same as Monday.
There are 120 more newly identified cases and one more death linked to more variants of the infectious coronavirus since Saturday, the last time the province updated its data online on these cases.
Meanwhile, the province’s online vaccine data dashboard shows that 79.5% of eligible Manitobans now have two doses of a COVID-19 vaccine, up just 0.1% from Monday, while 84.4% now have at least one dose, also up only 0.1 percent. hundred since the day before.