The count of total cases of COVID-19 in Canada was 110,338 as of July 19, 2020, an increase of 339 new cases from the previous day. The US added over 65,000 new cases yesterday, while India‘s new case count went over 40,000 new cases yesterday. For the latest on the country situation, visit worldometers.
In Ontario’s latest epidemiologic summary, the province recorded 135 new cases of the virus, compared to 164 a day earlier. The province conducted nearly 21,000 tests yesterday.
“Today, Ontario is reporting 135 cases of #COVID19, a 0.4% increase. Locally, 28 of Ontario’s 34 public health units are reporting five or fewer cases, with 18 of them reporting no new cases at all. Yesterday, the province processed nearly 21,000 tests.”, Health Minister Christine Elliott said in a tweet on Friday.
There are a total of 37,739 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Ontario reported to date.
Compared to the previous day, this represents:
An increase of 135 confirmed cases (percent change of -17.7%)
An increase of 1 death (percent change of -66.7%)
An increase of 106 resolved cases (percent change of -6.2%)
New cases in GTA: Toronto: 26, Peel: 35, York: 7, Ottawa: 20
New cases in Waterloo: 4, Niagara Region: 2, Windsor-Essex: 21
Source: Public Health Ontario
The latest data on the evolution of COVID-19 in Québec reveal 150 new cases, bringing the total number of people infected to 57,616
During the same period, 2 new deaths were recorded, for a total of 5,657
The number of hospitalizations remains stable compared to the previous day, with an overall total of 251
On July 18, 13,430 tests were performed, for a cumulative total of 1,064,222
SOURCE: Ministère de la Santé et des Services sociaux
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 COVID19 situation in Peel Region, visit the official website.
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