Key messages:

  • There were 87 new positive results among First Nations people as of July 4, 2021. This appears to be a return to previous levels after a spike of 129 new positives in the previous week. The number of positive results among First Nations to date is 4,766.
  • The Southwest had nearly 70% of the new results among First Nations across Ontario this week. There appears to be an expanding outbreak there.
  • Test volume was within normal variation In First Nations and across Ontario.
  • The cumulative positivity rate is increasing only slightly in First Nations but steady across Ontario.
  • The hospitalization rate among First Nations continues to increase. Death rate seems steady.
  • Ontario rates for both hospitalization and death are holding steady.

Download the full PDF report here: COVID testing report 64a