Ontario reports over 1,400 COVID-19 cases, 11 additional deaths


Ontario is reporting over 1,400 new cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and eleven additional deaths over a 24-hour period.

“Individuals who are not fully vaccinated represent 23.2% of Ontario’s total population and amount to 639 of Ontario’s 1,453 new reported cases,” Christine Elliott, Ontario’s Minister of Health said.

Elliott further added that 96 cases are in individuals with an unknown vaccination status.

Currently, 309 people are hospitalized with COVID-19, including 234 who are not fully vaccinated or have an unknown vaccination status, while 75 are fully vaccinated.

151 people are in Intensive Care Unit due to COVID-19, Elliott said, adding that 122 are not fully vaccinated or have an unknown vaccination status and 29 are fully vaccinated.

Elliott also added that 24,304,272 vaccine doses have been administered in Ontario so far. 90.2% of Ontarians 12+ have received one dose of the vaccine and 87.5% have received two doses.

Meanwhile, Elliott, said starting December 13, individuals 50+ will be eligible to book their COVID-19 vaccine booster dose if at least six months have passed since their last dose.



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