The count of total cases of COVID-19 in Canada was 127,940 as of August 30, 2020, an increase of 267 new cases from the previous day. The count of cases recovered from COVID-19 in Canada was 113,664 as of August 30, 2020.
The count of active cases of COVID-19 in Canada was 5,159 as of August 30, 2020.
On Monday, Ontario is reporting 114 new COVID-19 infections and 1 new death. Of the new cases reported on Monday, half of them were either in Toronto (41 cases) or Peel Region (16 cases) while another 18 were spread across the rest of the GTA, including 12 in York Region.
“Today, Ontario is reporting 114 cases of #COVID19, a 0.3% increase as the province processed nearly 25,100 tests. Locally, 30 of Ontario’s 34 public health units are reporting five or fewer cases, with 18 reporting no new cases“, the Health Minister, Christine Elliot, stated in her tweet today.
Public Health Ontario Highlights (Report Date: August 31):
There are a total of 42,309 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Ontario reported to date.
Compared to the previous day, this represents:
An increase of 114 confirmed cases (percent change of +1.8%)
An increase of 1 death (percent change of 0.0%)
An increase of 73 resolved cases (percent change of -6.4%)
New cases in Peel: 16, Toronto: 41, York Region: 12, Halton Region: 1
Total active cases in Ottawa: 21, Windsor-Essex: 5
The number of new tests done: 25,098
Source: Public Health Ontario
Confirmed and probable cases of COVID-19 in Peel as of August 31 at 12:34 p.m.
Brampton: 29, Caledon: 0, Mississauga: 3
Source: Peel Public Health
If there is a discrepancy between numbers reported by Public Health Ontario and those reported publicly by a Public Health Unit, it is because the Public Health Unit hasn’t yet updated their numbers in iPHIS. In that case, consider the number reported by the Public Health Unit to be the most up to date
For the latest on COVID-19 in Ontario, visit the official website.
For the latest on COVID-19 in Quebec, visit the official website (English), or here (French)
For the latest on COVID-19 in Toronto, visit the official website.
For the latest on COVID-19 in Peel Region, visit the official website.
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