Local and Provincial COVID-19 numbers as of Saturday, December 5

Province updates its numbers daily except holidays, the SMDHU does so Monday to Friday

Your main takeaway today:
Province reports a record-high daily case count of 1,859 new cases of COVID-19, 59, 399 tests processed, and 20 more fatalities

Local COVID-19 numbers as per the Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit, updated Monday to Friday by 1 p.m.

  • Number of cases Friday: 33 (2,251 to date)
  • Number of active cases as of Friday: 259
  • Number of recoveries reported Friday: 24 (1,924 to date)
  • Number of deaths reported Friday: 0 (52 to date)
2020-12-040-17 Year Old MaleBarrieUnder Investigation
2020-12-0418-34 Year Old FemaleBarrieUnder Investigation
2020-12-0418-34 Year Old MaleBarrieCongregate Setting Outbreak
2020-12-0435-44 Year Old FemaleBarrieClose Contact
2020-12-0435-44 Year Old MaleBarrieUnder Investigation
2020-12-0445-64 Year Old FemaleBarrieUnder Investigation
2020-12-0445-64 Year Old FemaleBarrieUnder Investigation
2020-12-0445-64 Year Old FemaleBarrieUnder Investigation
2020-12-0445-64 Year Old MaleBarrieClose Contact
2020-12-0465-79 Year Old FemaleBarrieUnder Investigation
2020-12-0435-44 Year Old FemaleBradford W-GUnder Investigation
2020-12-0445-64 Year Old MaleBradford W-GUnder Investigation
2020-12-0465-79 Year Old MaleBradford W-GUnder Investigation
2020-12-0445-64 Year Old MaleClearviewUnder Investigation
2020-12-0445-64 Year Old MaleClearviewCommunity-Acquired
2020-12-0445-64 Year Old MaleCollingwoodTravel
2020-12-0418-34 Year Old FemaleEssaClose Contact
2020-12-0465-79 Year Old MaleGravenhurstUnder Investigation
2020-12-0418-34 Year Old FemaleInnisfilUnder Investigation
2020-12-0445-64 Year Old MaleInnisfilWorkplace Outbreak-OOJ
2020-12-0465-79 Year Old FemaleMidlandUnder Investigation
2020-12-0465-79 Year Old FemaleMidlandClose Contact
2020-12-040-17 Year Old MaleNew TecumsethUnder Investigation
2020-12-0418-34 Year Old MaleNew TecumsethUnder Investigation
2020-12-0435-44 Year Old FemaleNew TecumsethUnder Investigation
2020-12-0445-64 Year Old FemaleNew TecumsethUnder Investigation
2020-12-0445-64 Year Old MaleNew TecumsethUnder Investigation
2020-12-040-17 Year Old MaleSpringwaterUnder Investigation
2020-12-0418-34 Year Old FemaleSpringwaterUnder Investigation
2020-12-0435-44 Year Old FemaleSpringwaterUnder Investigation
2020-12-0445-64 Year Old MaleSpringwaterUnder Investigation
2020-12-0465-79 Year Old FemaleTinyUnder Investigation
2020-12-0418-34 Year Old MaleWasaga BeachUnder Investigation
  • Number of people currently hospitalized: 11
  • Number of tests run in Simcoe County last week: 193 per 10,000 population
  • Number of tests run in Muskoka District last week: 104 tests per 10,000 population
  • Percent positivity: 1.5 percent

Provincial COVID-19 numbers as per Public Health Ontario, updated daily by 11 a.m.

  • Number of cases reported Saturday: 1,859 (125,385 to date)
  • Number of recoveries reported Saturday: 1,624 (104,792 to date)
  • Number of deaths reported Saturday: 20 (3,757 to date)
Case characteristics(Jan. 15, 2020 to Dec. 4, 2020Number
Male61,153
Female63,487
19 and under15,244
20-3945,895
40-5935,934
60-7918,085
80 and over10,210
  • Number of patients hospitalized: 709
  • Number of patients currently in ICU: 202 (116 on a ventilator)
  • Number of tests run: 59,399
  • Number of tests to be processed: 63,193
  • Percent positivity: 3.1 percent