Your main takeaway today:
–Public Health Ontario reported 299 people in hospital with COVID-19 on Wednesday, 28 of those are fully vaccinated.
–There are 187 patients in ICU, 9 are fully vaccinated.
-Of the 463 new cases of COVID reported on Wednesday, 131 are fully vaccinated.
-The province has changed the way it reports daily COVID-19 data, with a focus on hospitalizations and ICU admissions as key indicators in the fight against COVID-19.
Provincial COVID-19 numbers as per Public Health Ontario, updated daily by 11 a.m.
- 21,475,030 Total doses administered
- 85.31% Of eligible population with at least 1 dose*
- 79.39% Of eligible population fully vaccinated*
- 299 Hospitalized
- 187 In ICU due to COVID‑related illness
- 463 New daily cases
*Eligible population includes Ontarians 12 or older in 2021.
Numbers above were last updated on September 22, 2021, at 10:30 a.m.
Data via Public Health Ontario