Local and Provincial COVID-19 numbers as of Tuesday, December 1

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

Your main takeaway today:
-Over 100,000 Ontarians are now listed as recovered
-The source of infection for many of Tuesday’s local cases remains under investigation

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

  • Number of cases Tuesday: 38 (2,150 to date)
  • Number of active cases as of Tuesday: 267
  • Number of recoveries reported Tuesday: 33 (1,819 to date)
  • Number of deaths reported Tuesday: 0 (52 to date)
  • Number of people currently hospitalized: 12
  • 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 Tuesday: 1,707 (118,199 to date)
  • Number of recoveries reported Tuesday: 1,373 (100,012 to date)
  • Number of deaths reported Tuesday: 7 (3,663 to date)
  • Number of patients hospitalized: 645
  • Number of patients currently in ICU: 185 (112 on a ventilator)
  • Number of tests run: 34,640
  • Number of tests to be processed: 34,046
  • Percent positivity: 5.1 percent