Covid-19 Updates English

In Ontario 2,759 new infected and 31 more deaths

TORONTO – May 13, 2021: Canada stood yesterday at 1,310,015 positives for Covid-19, an increase of 4,245 more cases than in the previous 24 hours. The number of victims – nationwide – yesterday reached 24,804 total deaths, 38 more than on Wednesday. In Canada yesterday the number of recovered people from the coronavirus stood at 1,209,157. Ontario yesterday reached 502,171 overall positives, an increase of 2,759 new cases compared to Wednesday. The total number of victims in Ontario has meanwhile risen to 8,405, with 31 more deaths than the previous day. The number of recovered people in the province rose to 464,531 or 3,455 more than the previous 24 hours. There are 101,232 cases so far registered in Ontario of the English variant of Covid, 574 of the South African variant and 1.727 of the Brazilian variant.

Yesterday there were 1,632 people still in hospital, 776 of them in intensive care and 568 connected to ventilators for assisted breathing. There are 41 retirement and long-term homes that continue to record cases of Covid-19. Yesterday there were 15,219 elderly patients infected in total since the beginning of the emergency and 3,937 total deaths so far recorded among guests of the same facilities. Until yesterday, 7,035 health workers were infected in the same nursing homes and 11 died.

The city of Toronto has recorded, since the beginning of the pandemic, a total of 159,347 positives yesterday, with an increase of 691 cases compared to Wednesday. Meanwhile, there were 3,238 total deaths in the city, with 15 new victims. 144,095 were found to be healed yesterday. There were 1,063 people still in hospital, 267 in intensive care and 159 connected to ventilators for assisted breathing.

The York Region reached 49,529 total infections yesterday, with 266 more positives than on Wednesday and 632 victims since the start of the pandemic, with one more death since the latest bulletin. Yesterday, 47.232 people were recovered.

In the city of Vaughan, the total number of people tested positive for Covid-19 was 20,465 yesterday, or 41% of the entire York Region, with 90 more new infections than in the previous 24 hours. 252 deaths, with one more new death recorded yesterday.

In Woodbridge yesterday there were 8,719 total cases of positivity since the Covid-19 pandemic started, 5,704 in Maple, 7,055 in Richmond Hill and 11,900 in Markham.

In the Peel Region yesterday there were 103,058 coronavirus positives, 573 more than the last survey and 738 total victims, with 3 more deaths than on the last bulletin. There were 98,022 healings recorded in total, while 2,846 people were hospitalized.

In Mississauga, the total number of people who tested positive for the coronavirus was 36,977 yesterday, 186 more than last Wednesday. Also in Mississauga were yesterday 424 victims so far, with 2 more deaths recorded, while there were 34,973 people recovered from Covid-19 and 1,350 people so far hospitalized due to the coronavirus.

In Brampton the total number of people positive for Covid-19 was yesterday 61,568 with 371 new cases of contagion more than on Wednesday. 295 confirmed deaths, with no more victims since the last bulletin, while 58,789 were found to be healed yesterday.

In Caledon, there were 4,171 registered infections yesterday, 17 more than on Wednesday, while 3,962 had recovered and 17 victims overall, with one more death confirmed.

In Hamilton the total number of positives yesterday was 18.956, with 124 new cases of contagion more than in the last testing cycle, while the number of victims so far ascertained was 373, with one more new death recorded in the last 24 hours.

In Ottawa, 25,732 people were infected yesterday, an increase of 104 positives compared to the last survey, while 533 people died, with 5 more new deaths recorded since the last bulletin. The healed in the capital yesterday were a total of 24,009.

In Quebec yesterday there were 781 new registered cases, for a total of 360,982 infected, along with 5 additional deaths per 11.017 total victims.


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