The seven-day average is at 3,017 cases daily, or 145 weekly per 100,000. Ontario’s seven-day average for deaths is at 29.9 daily.
The province says 27,175 tests were completed the previous day, and that there is a 9.1 per cent positivity rate.
There are 1,632 people currently hospitalized with COVID-19 in the province, including 828 patients in intensive care. There are 547 people on ventilators.
Ontario has administered 94,093 vaccine doses since its last daily update, with 6,238,778 vaccines given in total as of 8 p.m. the previous night. The province says 393,884 people have completed their vaccinations, which means they’ve had both doses.
Health Minister Christine Elliott says locally, there are 807 new cases in Toronto, 707 in Peel, 294 in York Region, 168 in Durham and 106 in Hamilton.
Meanwhile, the province is reporting that there were no new deaths in long-term care so the number of LTC residents who have died stays the same at 3,762.
Ontario is reporting that 45 long-term-care homes are in outbreak, or 7.2 per cent of LTC homes in the province.
This data is self-reported by the long-term care homes to the Ministry of Long-Term Care. Daily case and death figures may not immediately match the numbers posted by the local public health units due to lags in reporting time.
As of Sunday, there were 93,263 confirmed cases in Ontario of the highly contagious B.1.1.7 variant first detected in the U.K., an increase of 3,649 from the previous day.
There are 511 cases of the B.1.351 variant first detected in South Africa, with 116 more reported than the previous day.
There are 1,558 cases of the P.1 variant first found in Brazil, an increase of 346 from the previous day.
Zena Salem is a breaking news reporter, working out of the Star's radio room in Toronto. Reach her via email: email@example.com