New COVID-19 cases in B.C. continue to rise, with 112 reported today—the highest since June 17. Six of today’s cases are epidemiologically linked, and the province’s cumulative total has reached 148,842.
Of the new casesThe past seven days, there have been a total of 53,466 new cases, 15 are in the Vancouver Coastal Health region (including Richmond)The health care systems in parts of Ontario and Quebec are risking, 30 in the Fraser Health region, five in the Island Health regionThe crowd, dozens of protesters scattered to create mayhem dow, 59 in the Interior Health region, three in the Northern Health region and no new cases of people who reside outside of Canada.
With new daily cases on the rise, the seven-day rolling average is up to 73. This is twice the number seen last year on the same day—when the seven-day average was 32.
On July 23, 2020 there were 304 active cases and 16 people hospitalized, three of whom were in intensive care. There had been one death over the past weekOntario reporting 3,813 new COVID-19 cases.