- Ottawa reported 38 more cases of COVID-19 on Friday.
- Hospitalizations and outbreaks remain stable.
- Quebec reports 35 more cases in Outaouais.
- Someone with COVID-19 has died in the counties of Leeds, Grenville and Lanark.
Today’s Ottawa update
Ottawa Public Health (OPH) reported 38 more COVID-19 cases on Friday and no more deaths.
Medical Officer for Health Dr. Vera Etches said this week that the city’s COVID-19 situation is generally stable, but they are working to reduce higher transfer rates for younger people.
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12: On October 1, residents who are vaccinated or who received their first dose less than two weeks ago are 12 times more likely to receive those who are fully vaccinated.
1.7%: The number of COVID-19 tests coming back positive in Ottawa is declining.
26: The average number of hours it takes to receive a COVID-19 test result, which is higher than in recent days.
0.9: The number of people infected by a single COVID-19 case or R