34 new COVID cases in Simcoe-Muskoka today, one in Collingwood

0

The Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit reported 34 new cases of COVID-19 in its latest update (September 2).

The new cases include 25 unvaccinated people, two partially vaccinated people and seven fully vaccinated people.

The new cases reported today are as follows:

  • Collingwood (1): A person between the ages of 18 and 34 whose transmission of the case is still under investigation.
  • Wasaga Beach (2): Two people between 65 and 79 years old whose transmission of the case is still under investigation.
  • Spring water (2): Two people between 35 and 44 years old whose cases are still under investigation.
  • Barrie (11): One young person under 18, six people between 18 and 34 years old, one person between 35 and 44 years old and three people between 45 and 64 years old. Two cases are listed as community acquired (no known link), two are linked to close contact and two are linked to an outbreak. The remaining cases are still under investigation.
  • Innisfil (3): A person between 35 and 44 years old, a person between 45 and 64 years old and a person between 65 and 79 years old. Two cases are listed as acquired in the community (no known link) and the third is still under investigation.
  • Bradford (3): Two people between 18 and 34 years old and one person between 45 and 64 years old. One case is linked to close contact and another is listed as community acquired (no known link). The third case is still under investigation.
  • Oro-Medonte (2): A young person under the age of 18 and a person between the ages of 18 and 34. Both cases are linked to close contact.
  • Tay (1): A person between 45 and 64 years old whose case is linked to close contact.
  • New Tecumseth (4): One young person under 18 and three people between 18 and 34 years old. Two cases are listed as acquired in the community (no known link) and one is linked to close contact. The fourth case is still under investigation.
  • Adjala-Tosorontio (1): A young person under the age of 18 whose case is still under investigation.
  • Muskoka District (4): Two people from Gravenhurst and two people from Huntsville.

There are currently 218 active cases in the region.

Twelve people in Simcoe County are hospitalized with COVID-19, with one new hospitalization reported since yesterday.

Since the start of the pandemic, the local health unit has confirmed 12,909 cases of COVID-19, of which 12,435 have been cured and 256 cases have resulted in death.

According to the health unit, 75% of the population aged 12 and over living in Simcoe-Muskoka received both doses of the vaccine and 7% received their first dose of the vaccine.

Approximately 28% of the total population of Simcoe-Muskoka (including children) is not vaccinated and 66% is fully vaccinated.

To learn more about the immunization status of Simcoe-Muskoka cases and hospitalizations, click here.

Anyone born in or before 2009 and living in the Simcoe-Muskoka region can book their first or second dose of vaccine online through the Ontario Vaccine Reservation System. Other appointments are added regularly for clinics in the region.

The health unit sometimes withdraws a case or moves it based on further investigation of the whereabouts data. The graph below reflects the updated totals for each municipality as reported by the health unit on September 2.

******

Municipality Total number of cases ** Recoveries Deaths To the hospital Last reported case Cumulative incidence rate * % of 12+ pop. with two doses of vaccine
Adj-Tosorontio 213 209 2 September 1st 1797 59.5%
Barrie 4,298 4 112 121 4 September 1st 2 802 73.9%
Bradford Task Force 2 139 2,083 38 1 September 1st 4,900 71.8%
Open view 141 135 5 August 27 938 68.4%
Collingwood 248 239 3 September 1st 1005 84.3%
Try 506 489 4 August 31 2,099 75.7%
Innisfil 1,279 1 229 18 1 September 1st 3 102 67.9%
Midland 205 199 6 Aug 13 1120 78.7%
New Tecumseth 1,549 1,503 18 4 September 1st 3,659 71%
Orillia 338 320 8 August 31 1000 81.2%
Oro-Medonte 231 220 5 August 31 986 86.5%
Penetanguishene 203 194 8 25 august 2 106 81.8%
Ramara 114 110 1 August 29 1,081 63.7%
Severn 90 85 3 August 30 600 58.8%
Spring water 298 292 2 September 1st 1390 82.1%
Tay 122 117 2 September 1st 1,088 80.8%
Tiny 136 133 2 August 30 1,013 70.4%
Wasaga Beach 282 267 5 2 September 1st 1 190 77.3%

~ Fully vaccinated means an individual whose second dose was given 14 days or more before the onset of symptoms of COVID-19.

* The cumulative incidence rate is the number of cases per 100,000 people reported to date

** Total number of cases includes the number of cases that are currently recovering at home as well as those that have recovered, died or are hospitalized

Share.

Leave A Reply