There have now been 146,561 COVID-19 infections and 1,734 related deaths in B.C. since the start of the pandemic. Two of the deaths took place in Interior Health, raising the regional death toll to 155.
We are now experiencing near elimination of Covid-19 in the vaccinated population.
A total of 143,449 people who tested positive for the virus have now recovered. One previous case was removed due to a data correction.More news: Senate OKs Legislation To Make Juneteenth A Legal Holiday
The rolling weekly average has dropped to 124 cases per day, the lowest it's been since October 11 and roughly one-tenth of the all-time high of 1,130 cases per day recorded back in April. The province's rate is 9.7 per cent, while Winnipeg's rate is 9.2 per cent.
Variant-of-concern cases rose by 121, now totalling 14,003 cases, with 1,670 active. Alpha variant cases account for 6,090 total cases.
A total of 38 deaths have been reported since 13 May - distributed across different months.More news: Omar tweet faces pushback from Democrats
There are now 273 Manitobans hospitalized with COVID-19 in Manitoba and neighbouring provinces.
Data relating to the number of deaths associated with Covid-19, as well as case numbers by county, have been affected by the cyber attack on the HSE IT systems.
The number of people hospitalized with COVID-19 increased by three to 139, while the number of patients in intensive care decreased by three to 39.More news: India records highest single-day COVID-19 fatalities
Twenty-eight patients have now been repatriated since the province began transfers on May 18.