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

Newmarket reports 9 new cases; 49 new cases in York Region, with 242 active; Ontario reports 591 new cases with 7 more deaths
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Newmarket (reported Tuesday, Nov. 23 at 5 p.m.)

  • 3,541 cases of COVID-19 
  • 9 new cases since Nov. 22
    • 6 unvaccinated, 3 fully vaccinated 
  • 20 (+9) active cases
  • 0 more deaths, totalling 52
  • 1,593 (+1) variant cases, 2 (+1) active
  • 2 (+0) school outbreaks: Crossland P.S., 6 students; Newmarket H.S., 3 students
  • 3 (-2) schools in surveillance
    • Clearmeadow P.S., 2 students
    • Dr. John M. Denison S.S, 3 students, 1 staff
    • Sir William Mulock Secondary School, 1 student
  • 87.8% residents 12+ fully vaccinated
  • 13 tests Nov. 16, 0 positive (0.0% positivity)

The Details 

  • 1,298 (+5) household cases close contact, or 37%
  • 292 (+1) non-household close contact, or 8%
  • 1,093 (+2) cases community transmission, or 31%
  • 395 (+0) cases institutional outbreak, or 11%
  • 48 (+0) cases under investigation, or 1%
  • 69 (+1) cases school outbreak, or 2%
  • 57 (+0) cases travel, or 1%
  • 285 (+1) cases workplace outbreak, or 8%
  • 894 (+1) cases age 19 to 34, or 26%
  • 608 (+0) cases age 35 to 44, or 17%
  • 561 (+4) cases age 45 to 54, or 16%
  • 468 (+2) cases age 55 to 64, or 13%
  • 284 (+1) cases age 4 to 13, or 8%
  • 262 (+1) cases age 65 to 79, or 8%
  • 213 (+0) cases age 14 to 18, or 6%
  • 142 (+0) cases age 80+, or 4%
  • 109 (+0) cases age 0 to 3, or 3%

York Region (reported Monday, Nov. 22 at 5 p.m.)

  • 58,426 confirmed cases of COVID-19
  • 49 new cases since Nov. 22   
    • 30 unvaccinated, 1 partially vaccinated, 18 fully vaccinated
  • 242 (+25) active cases
  • 0 more deaths, totalling 776
  • 290 new cases in last 7 days
  • 22,870 (+15) variant cases, 31(+5) active, 185 deaths
  • 4 (-2) workplace outbreaks
    • 1 construction, 1 food manufacturing; 1 product/material manufacturing; 1 unknown

Active school and child care cases

  • 13 (+0) school outbreaks: 64 (+1) students, 0 (+0) staff
    • New outbreaks at Ross Doan Public School in Richmond Hill, St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Elementary School in Vaughan
  • 1 (+0) school closed: Our Lady of Fatima C.E.S., Vaughan., 12 students
  • 45 (-1) schools under surveillance: 48 (-2) students; 11 (+2) staff
  • 2 (+0) child care outbreaks: 7 (+1) children, 1 staff

Recovery Measures 

Vaccinations (York Region residents, administered anywhere)

  • 548 doses administered, 192 newly vaccinated on Nov. 22
  • 77.4% residents with 1 dose; 75.4% with 2 doses
  • residents 12+ 88.5% 1 dose, 86.2% 2 doses 

The Details  

  • 21,203(+28) cases, or 36%, household close contact
  • 5,124 (+2) cases, or 9%, non-household close contact
  • 20,450 (+3) cases, or 35%, community transmission
  • 4,190 (+2) cases, or 7%, institutional outbreak
  • 716 (-6) cases, or 1%, under investigation
  • 870 (+3) cases, or 1%, travel
  • 1,265 (+13) cases, or 2%, school outbreak
  • 4,523 (+2) cases, or 8%, workplace outbreak
  • 15,425 (+10) cases age 19 to 34, or 27%
  • 9,781 (+7) cases age 45 to 54, or 17%
  • 8,582 (+8) cases ages 35 to 44, or 15%
  • 7,935 (+5) cases age 55 to 64, or 14%
  • 4,866 (+1) cases age 65 to 79, or 8%
  • 4,770 (+16) cases age 4 to 13, or 8%
  • 3,463 (+1) cases age 14 to 18, or 6%
  • 2,257 (+0) cases age 80+, or 4%
  • 1,337 (+0) cases age 0 to 3, or 2%

Around the region:

  • Vaughan 24,653 (+15) cases, 108 ^ cases in last 7 days, 88 (+4) active
  • Markham 13,345 (+7) cases, 52 ^ cases in last 7 days, 41 (+1) active
  • Newmarket 3,541 (+9) cases, 22 ^ cases in last 7 days, 20 (+9) active
  • Richmond Hill 8,325 (+4) cases, 37 ^ cases in last 7 days, 31 (+3) active
  • King 1,384 (+1) cases, 23 cases in last 7 days, 19 (-1) active
  • East Gwillimbury 1,253 (+2) cases, 11 cases in last 7 days, 6 (+1) active
  • Aurora 2,092 (+4) cases, 11 ^ cases in last 7 days, 10 (+4) active
  • Whitchurch-Stouffville 1,673 (+3) cases, 12 ^ cases in last 7 days, 13 (+2) active
  • Georgina 1,417 (+1) cases, 9 cases in last 7 days, 9 (+1) active

Ontario (reported at 10:30 a.m. on Nov. 24, for Nov. 23)

  • 613,522 confirmed cases of COVID-19 
  • 591 new cases since Nov. 22
    • 293 unvaccinated; 14 partially vaccinated; 237 fully vaccinated, 63 unknown* 
  • 7 more deaths, totalling 9,981(3 removed from cumulative total due to data cleaning)
  • 97.5% of cases resolved 
  • 289 total hospitalized: 104 unvaccinated; 5 partially vaccinated; 59 fully vaccinated*
  • 137 in ICU: 66 unvaccinated; 3 partially vaccinated; 14 fully vaccinated* 
  • 73 on a ventilator
  • *Vaccination status numbers may not match the daily COVID-19 case reports due to missing health card information. 

Cases in school, child care centres 

  • 170 new school cases since Nov. 22
  • 6,775 total cases: 6001 students, 666 staff, 108 N/A
  • 666, 13.75%, schools with reported cases (15 closed)
  • 26 new child care cases since Nov. 22
  • 9,139 total cases: 5,791 children, 3,348 staff
  • 135, 2.48%, centres with confirmed cases (25 closed)

Vaccinations

  • 86% ages 12+ 2 doses, 3% one dose, totalling 89%
  • 76% all ages 2 doses, 3% one dose, totalling 78% 


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