Since the last report, there have been 102 newly registered COVID-19 cases in B.C. over the past three days:
July 20: 32
July 19: 19
July 18: 51
In her presentation, Dr. Henry noted that we are definitely on an upward swing, and that transmissions are trending at greater than one. The importance of this is that the pandemic can be considered under control if the transmission rate is at or below one.
- Total confirmed cases in B.C. since the pandemic began: 3,300
- Vancouver Coastal Health: 1,042 (+10)
- Fraser Health: 1,676 (+37)
- Island Health: 142 (+6)
- Interior Health: 225 (+55)
- Northern Health: 69 (+1)
- 54 (+3) individuals whose primary residence is outside of Canada
- Hospitalized cases: 16
- Intensive care: 4
- No new deaths (total deaths in BC to date: 189)
- Active cases: 253 (207 previously)
- Recovered: 2,858 (2,802 previously)
- 226,147 individuals have been tested as of July 15, 2020.
If symptoms appear, check your symptoms online. If needed, call your health-care provider or 811 for further guidance.
B.C. residents are increasingly challenged by the pandemic.
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