Local and Provincial COVID-19 numbers as of Wednesday, November 25

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

Your main takeaway today:
-There were more recoveries than new cases province-wide
-An outbreak has been declared at St. Joan of Arc Catholic High School in Barrie, with five classrooms closed
-Majority of Wednesday’s local caseload increase is among those aged 18 to 34

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

  • Number of cases Wednesday: 19 (1,954 to date)
  • Number of active cases as of Wednesday: 203
  • Number of recoveries reported Wednesday: 31 (1,690 to date)
  • Number of deaths reported Wednesday: 0 (52 to date)
  • Number of people currently hospitalized: 12
  • Number of tests run in Simcoe County last week: 143 per 10,000 population
  • Number of tests run in Muskoka District last week: 75 tests per 10,000 population

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

  • Number of cases reported Wednesday: 1,373 (107,883 to date)
  • Number of recoveries reported Wednesday: 1,476 (91,550 to date)
  • Number of deaths reported Wednesday: 35 (3,554 to date)
  • Number of tests run: 36,076
  • Number of tests to be processed: 44,950
  • Number of patients hospitalized: 523
  • Number of patients currently in ICU: 159 (106 on a ventilator)
  • Percent positivity: 4.7 percent