New COVID-19 infections in the province back below 100

Majority of health units in Ontario reported five or fewer new cases on Sunday

The province reported 81 new cases of COVID-19 on Sunday, a dip from the 106 new infections on Saturday. The bump on Saturday was the first time in four days the new case count topped 100.

Province-wide, 31 of Ontario’s 34 public health units reported five or fewer cases, with 17 of them reporting no new cases.

Nearly 24,000 tests were processed in the past 24 hours, off 5,000 from the previous day. Patients who are between 20 and 39 years old make up the majority of Sunday’s caseload.

There have been 40,646 lab-confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Ontario and 36,953 are considered resolved. There are 904 active cases in the province.

There are 37 patients hospitalized with the virus in Ontario, down by two. Numbers may increase as about 40 hospitals failed to submit data to the province on Friday.