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COVID-19 Around Lake Superior April 2nd

COVID-19 Around Lake Superior April 2nd

Number of Case and Locations

THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO ~ March 31, 2020 (LSN)  Case of COVID-19 around Lake Superior Starting at the Ontario Manitoba border and east to Algoma District, Sudbury District and south to Cook, Lake St Louis counties in Minnesota. 

 

Northwest Health Unit

Northwestern Health Unit (April 2) Positive tests:​         5* Negative tests:​​    ​​​182 Pending tests:     168

Northwestern Health Unit (April 1) Positive tests:​         3* Negative tests:​​    ​​​162 Pending tests:     157

Northwestern Health Unit (March 31) Positive tests:​         3* Negative tests:​​    ​​​156 Pending tests:     129

 

 

Thunder Bay Health Unit Lake Superior News

Thunder Bay District  Health Unit  (April 2)  Tests submitted locally (of which TBDHU is aware)    436 Positive COVID-19 case(s) to date         9 Negative COVID-19 case(s) to date    299 Total Number of Test                            436

Thunder Bay District  Health Unit  (April 1)  Tests submitted locally (of which TBDHU is aware)    412 Positive COVID-19 case(s) to date    4 Negative COVID-19 case(s) to date    292

Thunder Bay District  Health Unit  (March 30)  Tests submitted locally (of which TBDHU is aware)    395 Positive COVID-19 case(s) to date    4 Negative COVID-19 case(s) to date    281

 

Algoma Health Unit Lake Superior News

Algoma Board of Health   (April 2 Tested      405 Positive    6 Negative    224 Pending    176

Algoma Board of Health   (April 1) Tested      405 Positive    5 Negative    224 Pending    176

Algoma Board of Health  (March 31) Tested      356 Positive    5 Negative    195 Pending    156

 

Public Health Sudbury & Districts Lake Superior News

Sudbury and District Health   (April 2)  

Positive      18 Deceased               1 Tested      747 Negative   544 Pending    187

Sudbury and District Health   (April 1) Tested      701 Positive    13 Negative    484 Pending    204

 

 

 

 

 

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Ontario  (April 2) 

Number of cases1 2,793 N/A
Change from previous report 401 16.8% increase
Resolved2 831 29.8
Deceased3 53 1.9
Demographics    
Male 1,355 48.5
Female 1,421 50.9
19 and under 68 2.4
20-39 826 29.6
40-59 995 35.6
60-79 716 25.6
80 and over 186 6.7
Testing    
Total Tested4 62,733 N/A
Currently Under Investigation5 2,052 N/A
Hospitalizations    
Number of patients hospitalized with COVID-196 405 N/A
Number of patients in ICU7 with COVID-19 167 N/A
Number of patients in ICU7 on a ventilator with COVID-19 112 N/A

1Number of confirmed cases reported to date in iPHIS by Ontario’s 34 Public Health Units (PHUs), including resolved and deceased cases.

Ontario  (April 1) 

Number Percentage
Number of cases1 2,392 N/A
Change from previous report 426 21.7% increase
Resolved2 689 28.8
Deceased3 37 1.5
Demographics    
Male 1,189 49.7
Female 1,189 49.7
19 and under 55 2.3
20-39 724 30.3
40-59 850 35.5
60-79 608 25.4
80 and over 152 6.4
Testing    
Total Tested4 57,874 N/A
Currently Under Investigation5 3,135 N/A

1Number of confirmed cases reported to date in iPHIS by Ontario’s 34 Public Health Units (PHUs), including resolved and deceased cases.  PHUs may publicly report on cases prior to updating the data in iPHIS.  In the event of a discrepancy between iPHIS cases and cases publicly reported by PHUs, data reported by PHUs should be considered the most up to date.

 

Ontario  (March 31) 

Number Percentage
Number of cases1 1,966 N/A
Change from previous report 260 15.2% increase
Resolved2 534 27.2
Deceased3 33 1.7
Demographics    
Male 980 49.8
Female 974 49.5
19 and under 46 2.3
20-64 1,496 76.1
65 and over 421 21.4
Testing    
Total Tested4 51,629 N/A
Currently Under Investigation5 4,280 N/A

Number of confirmed cases reported to date in iPHIS by Ontario’s 34 Public Health Units (PHUs).  

 

Median Age Age Range
All cases 46 4 months - 104 years
Non-hospitalized cases 42 4 months - 104 years
Hospitalized cases 63 6 - 95 years
Hospitalized cases in ICU 62 33 - 95 years
Deaths 86 58 - 95 years
  • Gender: 51% female, 48% male, 0% other

 

Median Age Age Range
All cases 47 4 months - 104 years
Non-hospitalized cases 42 4 months - 104 years
Hospitalized cases 64 6 - 95 years
Hospitalized cases in ICU 65 33 - 95 years
Deaths 84 58 - 95 years

April 1, 2020  

 

  • Patients who no longer need to be isolated: 288
  • Deaths: 12

MINNESOTA

April 2, 2020 

Total approximate number of completed tests: 22,394 Total positive:    742 Deaths                   83 Patients who no longer need to be isolated: 373

St Louis County Lake Superior News

St Louis  County

April 2, 2020 Positive Cases   13

April 1, 2020 St Louis  County Positive Cases   13

 

 

 

Lake County Lake Superior News

Lake County   

April 2, 2020 Lake County  Positive Cases 0 

April 1, 2020 Lake County  Positive Cases 0 

 

Cook County Lake Superior News

Cook  County

April 2, 2020 Positive Cases 0

April 1, 2020 Positive Cases 0

 

 

 

 

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