COVID-19: Over 70 consistent with cent of all British Columbians now absolutely vaccinated


Having a look on the general inhabitants of B.C., 70.78 consistent with cent are absolutely dosed

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Greater than seventy p.c of all British Columbians at the moment are absolutely vaccinated towards COVID-19.

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Consistent with vaccination knowledge launched on Tuesday 3,638,404 folks elderly 12 and over (and due to this fact eligible for vaccination) have gained their required two doses.

BC Stats experiences the 2020 inhabitants of B.C. to be 5.14 million folks, making the share of vaccinated folks 70.78 consistent with cent.

Vaccines have now not but been licensed for folks elderly 11 and underneath that include round 505,000 souls around the province.

There have been 6,535 first doses of vaccine administered on Monday and 5,857 2nd doses.

B.C. reported 677 new circumstances of COVID-19 and lively circumstances are 6,165 (a soar of 340 circumstances over the day sooner than).

Ten extra folks have been hospitalized, bringing that general to 288 – together with 140 in extensive care. The vast majority of folks in ICU don’t seem to be vaccinated.

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Of word within the day by day numbers reported is that Fraser Well being is now accounting for almost all of circumstances (237) after the smaller Inner Well being have been the driving force of the pandemic all the way through the previous a number of weeks (153 circumstances on Monday).

That is extra in keeping with the populations of the ones two fitness areas. Fraser Well being has a inhabitants of one.94 million, whilst Inner Well being has a inhabitants of 835,000. Vancouver Island Well being, with a inhabitants of 868,000 folks, reported 86 new circumstances.

Northern Well being, this is liable for 5.6 consistent with cent of B.C.’s inhabitants, accounted for  15 consistent with cent of Monday’s circumstances.

There used to be one loss of life reported on Tuesday, bringing the toll to one,866.

There are 24 lively COVID-19 outbreaks in health-care settings.

dcarrigg@postmedia.com


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