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Ontario reports less than 500 COVID-19 cases as the 7-day average continues to decline

Ontario reported 486 COVID-19 cases on Saturday, bringing the total number of cases in the state to 594,419.

The state has reported less than 500 cases for the sixth consecutive day.

Health Minister Christine Elliott said of the new case, 329 were fully vaccinated or unvaccinated, and 157 were fully vaccinated individuals.

For comparison, 654 cases were reported last Saturday. This means that the 7-day average has decreased. It will drop from 465 on Friday to 441. Last Saturday was 544.

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Five more deaths were announced on October 16, bringing the state’s virus-related deaths to 9,814.

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A total of 580,667 cases of coronavirus are considered resolved, an increase of 517.

Over 32,600 additional tests have been completed. Ontario is currently conducting a total of 18,563,680 tests, with 14,277 under investigation.

The state showed that the positive rate on the final day was 1.7%, up from 1.4% reported on Friday and slightly down from 1.8% reported last Saturday.

According to state statistics, COVID-19 (up 1) has 164 people in the intensive care unit, 103 of whom are on ventilator (up 1).

For patients in the intensive care unit, 146 patients have not been fully vaccinated or the vaccination status is unknown, and 18 have been fully vaccinated, according to Elliott.

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As of 8 pm on Friday, 22,208,199 COVID-19 vaccines were administered in Ontario, recording an increase of 30,369. Of the latest shots given, 10,030 was the first dose and 20,339 was the second.

In Ontario, 87.4% of people over the age of 12 have been vaccinated at least once, and nearly 83% have been fully vaccinated.

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Ontario reports less than 500 COVID-19 cases as the 7-day average continues to decline

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