Ontario is reporting over 1,000 new cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and four additional deaths due to the virus over a 24-hour period.
Christine Elliott, the Minister of Health of Ontario, said 1,031 new cases were identified in the past 24 hours.
Elliott further added that 531 of the new cases were identified in individuals who are not fully vaccinated and 58 were identified in individuals with an unknown vaccination status.
“Individuals who are not fully vaccinated represent 23.4% of Ontario’s total population and amount to 531 of Ontario’s 1,031 new reported cases,” Elliott said.
Currently, there are 286 people hospitalized due to COVID-19 in Ontario, including 225 people who are not fully vaccinated or have an unknown vaccination status.
According to Elliott, 61 others hospitalized due to COVID-19 are individuals who are fully vaccinated.
The number of people in ICU due to COVID-19 has dropped below 150 to 146 people. 119 are not fully vaccinated or have an unknown vaccination status. 27 are fully vaccinated.
Elliott also added that 23,832,474 vaccine doses have been administered. 90.0% of Ontarians 12+ have 1 dose and 87.2% have 2 doses.