75 new COVID-19 cases in Ottawa on Friday, COVID-related hospitalizations increase – .

75 new COVID-19 cases in Ottawa on Friday, COVID-related hospitalizations increase – .

OTTAWA – Ottawa Public Health is reporting 75 new cases of COVID-19 in Ottawa on Friday, the second time this week there have been 75 new cases of COVID-19 in a single day.

Thirty-four of the 75 new cases of COVID-19 in Ottawa on Friday involve residents under the age of 20.

Since the first case of COVID-19 in March 2020, there have been 29,151 laboratory-confirmed COVID-19 cases in Ottawa, including 594 deaths.

The 75 new cases of COVID-19 in Ottawa on Friday follow 60 cases on Thursday and 50 cases on Wednesday. Public health reported 75 new cases on September 11.

Across Ontario, there are 795 new cases of COVID-19 on Friday. Health officials say there are 166 cases in Toronto, 77 in Peel Region and 71 in York Region.


Of the 795 new cases of COVID-19 in Ontario on Friday, 582 cases involve people who are not fully vaccinated or whose vaccination status is unknown.

A total of 213 cases involve fully vaccinated people.

Health Minister Christine Elliott said of 194 people in intensive care with COVID-19-related illnesses, 181 are not fully vaccinated or have unknown vaccine status.


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

Ottawa Public Health data:

  • COVID-19 cases per 100,000 (September 9 to September 15): 35.4 (vs. 36.1)
  • Positivity rate in Ottawa (September 8-14): 3.4% (vs. 3.6% September 6-12)
  • Number of reproductions (seven-day average): 1.06

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.

From Wednesday :

  • Ottawa residents with 1 dose (12+): 805 435 (+1 652)
  • Ottawa residents with 2 doses (12+): 748,115 (2,071)
  • Share of the population aged 12 and over with at least one dose: 87%
  • Share of population aged 12 and over fully vaccinated: 81%
  • Total doses received in Ottawa: 1,417,102

* 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 477 active cases of COVID-19 in Ottawa on Friday, up from 433 active cases on Thursday.

Ottawa Public Health has reported 31 new resolved cases of COVID-19 in Ottawa. The number of resolved cases of coronavirus in Ottawa is 28,080.

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 11 people in Ottawa-area hospitals with COVID-19-related illnesses on Friday, up from nine people on Thursday.

Five people are in intensive care.

Age categories of hospitalized people:

  • 0-9 : 0
  • 10-19 : 0
  • 20-29: 1 (1 in intensive care)
  • 30-39 : 0
  • 40-49: 5 (2 in intensive care)
  • 50-59: 3 (1 in intensive care)
  • 60-69: 1 (1 in intensive care)
  • 70;79 : 0
  • 80-89 : 0
  • 90+ : 1


  • 0-9 years: 18 new cases (2,507 cases in total)
  • 10-19 years: 16 new cases (3,825 cases in total)
  • 20-29 years: 16 new cases (6,577 cases in total)
  • 30-39 years: 11 new cases (4,476 cases in total)
  • 40-49 years: 8 new cases (3,832 cases in total)
  • 50-59 years: two new cases (3,419 cases in total)
  • 60-69 years: four new cases (2,013 cases in total)
  • 70-79 years: Zero new cases (1,109 cases in total)
  • 80-89 years: Zero new cases (863 cases in total)
  • 90 years and over: zero new cases (527 cases in total)
  • Unknown: one reassigned case (3 cases in total)


Ottawa Public Health data:

  • Total Alpha cases (B.1.1.7): 6,844
  • Total name of cas bêta (B.1.351): 513
  • Total name of cas gamma (P.1): 55
  • Total Delta cases (B.1.617.2): 543
  • Percentage of new cases with variant / mutation in the last 30 days: 27%
  • Total number of variants of concern / mutation cases: 9,697
  • 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 which may differ from previous reports.


The Ottawa COVID-19 Testing Task Force says 2,001 swabs were processed at assessment centers in Ottawa on September 15.

A total of 3,855 lab tests were performed in Ottawa on Wednesday.

The average time from when the swab is taken at a test site to the result is 27 hours.


  • Eastern Ontario Health Unit: 21 new cases
  • Hastings Prince Edward Public Health: A New Case
  • Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox and Addington Public Health: three new cases
  • Leeds, Grenville and Lanark District Health Unit: three new cases
  • Renfrew County and District Health Unit: Four New Cases


Ottawa Public Health reports COVID-19 outbreaks in facilities and community outbreaks in Ottawa.

Community epidemics:

Schools and daycares currently experiencing outbreaks:

  • Camp 2021-08-27 (August 27)
  • Camp 2021-08-31 (August 31)
  • Camp 2021-09-04 (4 sept.)
  • Discovery Catholic Elementary School (Sept. 12)
  • Michaëlle-Jean Public Elementary School (Sept. 14)
  • Marius-Barbeau Catholic Elementary School (Sept. 14)
  • Franco-Cite Catholic Elementary School (Sept. 15) NEW
  • Growing Together Pierre Elliott Trudeau Daycare (Sept. 6)
  • La Coccinelle – Des Sentiers (Sept. 6)

Health facilities and places of assembly experiencing epidemics:


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