The number of new COVID-19 cases remained stable on Saturday in Ontario, where there were 179 cases, four fewer than the day before.
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The most populous province also reported eight more deaths. There has been a sharp decline in hospitalizations over the past 24 hours (165, -24), and there has also been an uptick in intensive care (197, -5).
Since the start of the pandemic, 546,983 Ontarioans have contracted the virus and 9,245 have died from complications.
Remember that Quebec no longer updates its statistics on weekends.
Nova Scotia, for its part, added a single case to its toll on Saturday.
Situation in Canada:
- Ontario: 546,983 cases (9,245 deaths)
- Quebec: 375,716 cases (11,230 deaths)
- Alberta: 232,411 cases (2,307 deaths)
- British Columbia: 148,031 cases (1,760 deaths)
- Manitoba: 56,739 cases (1,160 deaths)
- Saskatchewan: 49,198 cases (571 deaths)
- Nova Scotia: 5,866 cases (92 deaths)
- New Brunswick: 2,336 cases (46 deaths)
- Newfoundland and Labrador: 1,402 cases (7 deaths)
- Nunavut: 657 cases (4 deaths)
- Yukon: 461 cases (5 deaths)
- Prince Edward Island: 208 cases
- North West Zone: 128 cases
- Returned from Canada: 13 cases
Total: 1,420,149 (26,427 deaths)
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