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33 new cases of COVID-19 in Ottawa, total cases surpasses 400
OTTAWA -- The number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Ottawa has surpassed 400.
Ottawa Public Health reports 33 new cases of COVID-19 in Ottawa on Tuesday, bringing the total to 403 cases.
Six deaths have been linked to COVID-19 in Ottawa.
Twenty-one people are currently in hospital to be treated for COVID-19, including 14 in the Intensive Care Unit.
The latest statistics show 46 health care workers and first responders have tested positive for COVID-19.
Ottawa Public Health reports 101 people have recovered after testing positive for COVID-19.
The investigation continues into the transmission source for 53 per cent of the COVID-19 cases in Ottawa.
According to Ottawa Public Health, here is a breakdown on the known transmission source for the novel coronavirus.
- Travel only: 58 cases
- Travel and contact with a case: 19 cases
- Contact with a case only: 60 cases
- No travel and no known contact with a known case: 51 cases
Ottawa Public Health has an age breakdown on the confirmed cases
- Under 5 years: 3
- 5 to 19 years: 7
- 20 to 44 years: 166
- 45 to 64 years: 147
- 65 years and older: 80