Ontario reported 176 new cases of COVID-19 and three more deaths from the disease on Saturday.
Here are some other key epidemic indicators and figures from the Ministry of Health’s daily provincial updates:
Seven day average of daily cases: 151, unchanged from Friday
test completed: 21,392
Provincial test positivity rate: 0.6 percent, below 1 percent on the 12th straight day
active case: 1,373; The total number of active cases in the province since September 6, 2020, in the initial weeks of the second wave of the pandemic, has not dropped below 1,400.
patients in ICU With diseases related to COVID: 149; 109 needed ventilator to breathe
vaccination: 169,103, about 38,000 fewer shots than last Saturday. About 60 percent of Ontarians 12 years of age and older have now received two doses.