The count of total cases of COVID-19 in Canada was 135,626 as of September 11, 2020, an increase of 702 new cases from the previous day. The count of cases recovered from COVID-19 in Canada was 119,674 as of September 11, 2020.
The count of active cases of COVID-19 in Canada was 6,789 as of September 11, 2020.
The most recent data on the evolution of COVID-19 in Québec show 244 new cases, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 64,707. No new death has occurred in the last 24 hours
On Saturday, Ontario is reporting 232 new COVID-19 infections, continuing the trend of an uptick in infections, especially in the Peel Region and Toronto. The highest number of cases were reported in Toronto (77), Peel Region (62), and Ottawa (27).
Provincial health officials are reporting 232 new cases of the virus today, up from the 213 reported on Friday and 170 confirmed on Thursday.
Cases by Age
“Ontario is reporting 232 cases of #COVID19 as over 35,000 tests were completed. Toronto is reporting 77 cases with 62 in Peel and 27 in Ottawa. Like yesterday, 67 per cent of today’s cases are in people under the age of 40“, the Health Minister, Christine Elliot, stated in her tweet today.
Public Health Ontario Highlights (Report Date: September 12):
There are a total of 44,300 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Ontario reported to date.
Compared to the previous day, this represents:
An increase of 232 confirmed cases (percent change of +8.9%)
An increase of 119 resolved cases (percent change of -4.0%)
An increase of 1 death (percent change of +200.0%)
New cases in Peel: 62, Toronto: 77, York Region: 12, Halton Region: 3
Total active cases in Ottawa: 27, Windsor-Essex: 7, Hamilton: 2
The number of new tests done: 32,501
Source: Public Health Ontario
According to Peel Public Health, Brampton registered 38, Caledon 4 and Mississauga 9 new cases on September 12, 2020.
Social media commentators have been expressing concerns with the rising numbers in the Peel Region, specifically the city of Brampton which is registering the majority of cases in Peel.
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
Across the globe, the US (+46,600 new cases), Brazil (+44,215 new cases) and India continue to see an increase in the number of COVID-19 cases. Pakistan reported 516 new cases yesterday compared to its neighbour India where 97,654 new cases were registered. A country with a population similar to India is China, where the first cases of the virus were discovered, reported 15 new cases yesterday.
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.