No new cases of COVID-19 in Estevan area, five recoveries

There are no new cases of COVID-19 to report in South East Zone 4, which includes Estevan, according to the daily report for June 9.

There were also five recoveries in Zone 4, leaving the total number of active cases for Zone 4 at 15.

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There were also no new cases on the rest of South East region.

There are 57 new cases of COVID-19 to report in Saskatchewan, along with 171 recoveries and one new death. Saskatchewan has now had 47,574 cases of COVID-19.

The other new cases in Saskatchewan are located in the following zones: Far North West, 1; Far North East, 4; North West, 5; North Central, 3; North East, 2; Saskatoon, 21; Central West, 1; Central East, 6; Regina, 12; and South Central, 1; and one case is pending residence information.  Five cases with pending residence information have been assigned to the North Central, 4; and North West, 1; zones.

One new death is being reported today in the 50 to 59 age group in the Central West zone. 

A total of 552 people in Saskatchewan with COVID-19 have died.

Recoveries total 46,084. Seventeen of the new recoveries are from the South East region.

A total of 938 cases are considered active, including 49 from the South East.

There are 109 people in hospital, including one receiving in-patient care in the southeast. Eighty-nine people are receiving inpatient care in Saskatchewan, and 20 are in intensive care, including one out of province transfer from Manitoba.

The seven-day average of new COVID-19 case number is 87 (7.1 per 100,000).

There were 2,203 COVID-19 tests processed in Saskatchewan on June 8, including 77 from the South East.

An additional 12,528 doses of COVID-19 vaccine have been given in Saskatchewan, bringing the total number of vaccines administered in the province to 828,652. The South East accounted for 1,247 of the new doses.

Seventy-eight per cent of those over the age of 40 have received their first dose.  Seventy-three per cent of those 30+ have received their first dose.  Sixty-eight per cent of those 18+ have received their first dose, while sixty-five per cent of those 12+ have also received their first dose.

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