Ontario reports 164 new COVID-19 cases, nine deaths from the virus Tuesday


TORONTO — Ontario is reporting 164 new COVID-19 cases and nine deaths from the virus today.

The province says 80 additional cases from 2020 are being reported for the first time today due to a data review by Toronto Public Health.

The numbers are based on 28,755 tests.

The province says 226 hospital patients are in intensive care with COVID-related illness and 161 patients are on ventilators.

More than 215,700 COVID-19 vaccine doses were administered yesterday for a total of more than 15.9 million doses.

Seventy-eight per cent of Ontario adults have at least one dose of a vaccine and 46 per cent are fully vaccinated.



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