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COVID-19: A look at the numbers for Newmarket, York Region, Ontario on Wednesday

1 new case in Newmarket, 3 are active; York Region confirms 6 new cases, 49 cases are active, with 0 cases in East Gwillimbury, King and Georgina; Ontario reports 135 new cases, 4 more deaths, with more than 8.1M people fully vaccinated
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Newmarket (reported Tuesday, July 20 at 5 p.m.)

  • 3,166 cases of COVID-19 
  • 1 new case since July 19  
  • 1,324 variant cases, 0 active
    • 59 (+1) B.1.1.7. Alpha
    • 11 (+0) B.1.351 Beta
    • 3 (+0) B.1.617.2 Delta
    • 24 (+0) P.1 Gamma
    • 1,227 (-1) lineage not yet determined
  • 3,112 (+0) cases resolved
  • 3 (+1) active cases
  • 0 more deaths, totalling 51
  • 42 tests on July 18, 0 positive (0.0% positivity)

The Details

  • 1,421 (+0) cases close contact, or 45%
  • 962 (+2) cases community transmission, or 30%
  • 390 (+0) cases institutional outbreak, or 12%
  • 44 (-1) cases under investigation, or 2%
  • 27 (+0) cases travel, or 1%
  • 269 (+0) cases workplace outbreak, or 9%
  • 792 (+0) cases age 19 to 34, 25%
  • 556 (+0) cases age 35 to 44, or 18%
  • 501 (+0) cases age 45 to 54, or 16%
  • 417 (+0) cases age 55 to 64, or 13%
  • 250 (+0) cases age 65 to 79, or 8%
  • 233 (+1) cases age 4 to 13, or 7%
  • 187 (+0) cases age 14 to 18, or 6%
  • 140 (+0) cases age 80+, or 4%
  • 90 (+0) cases age 0 to 3, or 3%

York Region (reported Tuesday, July 20 at 5 p.m.)

  • 52,745 confirmed cases of COVID-19
  • 6 new cases since July 19  
  • 19,311 variant cases, 6 active, 158 deaths
    • 969 (+7) B.1.1.7 Alpha 
    • 80 (+0) B.1.351 Beta 
    • 2 (+0) B.1.617 
    • 1 (+0) B.617.1 Kappa
    • 117 (+5) B.617.2 Delta
    • 467 (+0) P.1 Gamma
    • 17,675 (+49) lineage not yet determined
  • 51,953 cases resolved
  • 49 (-1) active cases
  • 0 more deaths, totalling 743
  • 604 (+1) workplace outbreaks, 1 (+0) active, 5,131 (+2) cases 

Recovery Measures 

  • 8 (+0) 7-day average of new cases
  • (+1) new cases per 100,000 residents in last 7 days (incidence rate)
  • 0.58 (-0.0) Alpha variants, 0.98 Delta variants 7-day median reproductive number
  • 353 tests on July 18, 1 positive (0.3% positivity)
  • *York Region has updated the daily reproductive number (Rt) data to compare Alpha and Delta variant cases; previously, the Rt data compared variants of concern and SARS-CoV-2 (reference strain). The Rt estimates the average number of people infected for every one person with COVID-19; when it is greater than one, the number of cases is expected to increase; when Rt is less than one, it is expected cases will decrease and transmissions will slow.

Vaccinations (York Region residents, administered anywhere)

  • 10,135 doses administered, 1,288 newly vaccinated on July 19
  • 1,535,408 total doses 
  • 843,375 or 70.1%, residents with 1 dose
  • 692,033 or 57.5%, residents with 2 doses
  • residents 18+ 81.3% 1 dose, 68.1% 2 doses 
  • residents 12+ 80.1% 1 dose, 65.7% 2 doses 

Institutional Outbreaks

  • 328 (+0) institutional outbreaks, 0 active

The details 

  • 23,755 (+1) cases, or 45%, close contact
  • 18,369 (+5) cases, or 35%, community transmission
  • 4,080 (-1) cases, or 8%, institutional outbreak
  • 675 (-3) cases, or 1%, under investigation
  • 470 (+2) cases, or 1%, travel
  • 930 (+1) school-related (2%)
  • 4,384 (+2) cases, or 8%, workplace outbreak
  • 13,805 (+2) cases age 19 to 34, or 26%
  • 9,040 (+1) cases age 45 to 54, or 17%
  • 7,753 (+2) cases ages 35 to 44, or 15%
  • 7,417 (+0) cases age 55 to 64, or 14%
  • 4,510 (+0) cases age 65 to 79, or 9%
  • 3,780 (+1) cases age 4 to 13, or 7%
  • 3,137 (+0) cases age 14 to 18, or 6%
  • 2,178 (+0) cases age 80+, or 4%
  • 1,125 (+0) cases age 0 to 3, or 2%

Around the region:

  • Vaughan 21,847 (+3) cases, 26 ^ cases in last 7 days, 24 (+0) active
  • Markham 12,570 (+0) cases, 13 cases in last 7 days, 10 (-1) active
  • Richmond Hill 7,518 (+2) cases, 9 ^ cases in last 7 days, 8 (+0) active
  • Aurora 1,848 (+0) cases, 3 cases in last 7 days, 3 (+0) active
  • Newmarket 3,166 (+1) cases, 3 ^ cases in last 7 days, 3 (+1) active
  • Whitchurch-Stouffville 1,511 (+0) cases, 1 case in last 7 days, 1 (+0) active
  • East Gwillimbury 1,138 (+0) cases, 1 case in last 7 days, 0 (-1) active
  • King 1,129 (+0) cases, 0 cases in last 7 days, 0 active
  • Georgina 1,276 (+0) cases, 0 cases in last 7 days, 0 active

Ontario (reported at 10:30 a.m. on July 21, for July 20)

  • 548,609 confirmed cases of COVID-19 
  • 135 new cases since July 18
  • 155,116 (+517) variant cases
    • 144,922 Alpha
    • 1,474 Beta 
    • 5,027 Gamma
    • 3,693 Delta
  • 4 more deaths, totalling 9,300
  • 98.1% of cases resolved
  • 139 (-6) cases are hospitalized; 145 (-4) in ICU; 70 (-28) on ventilators
  • 20,750 more tests completed

Vaccines

  • 140,491 daily doses administered on July 20
  • 18,479,003 total doses
  • 8,165,247 people fully vaccinated


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