Peel Public Health says 23 new COVID-19 cases in Mississauga and Brampton
Published November 1, 2021 at 4:31 pm
The Region of Peel is reporting 38 new COVID-19 cases on Monday.
Of Monday’s new cases, Peel Public Health (PPH) said 23 cases are in Mississauga while 15 are in Brampton.
This brings the total for the Region to 117,874 cases. Of these cases, 116,616 have recovered, while 236 are still pending. A total of 3,488 individuals have been hospitalized because of COVID-19, and 1,023 people have died.
As of Monday, 58.5 per cent of cases are in Brampton, 37.1 per cent are in Mississauga, and just 4.2 per cent are in Caledon.
The province is reporting 422 new cases on Monday and three new deaths.
PPH said there are four elementary or private schools in Mississauga and one Brampton elementary school with active COVID-19 outbreaks as of Tuesday:
- Sherwood Heights School (Private) – Mississauga
- Kaban Montessori School (Private) – Mississauga
- St Teresa Avila – Mississauga
- Castle Oaks Public School – Mississauga
- Tribune Public School – Brampton
An outbreak in a school is defined as two or more lab-confirmed COVID-19 cases in students, staff or providers with an epidemiological link within a 14-day period where at least one case could have acquired infection in the school.
As of Monday, 88.6 per cent of eligible Peel residents have received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine, and 84.1 per cent have been fully immunized. More than 6,922 individuals have also received a third booster dose.
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