Peel Region reporting 24 new cases of COVID-19, 13 in Brampton and 11 in Mississauga
Published July 6, 2021 at 6:11 pm
The Region of Peel is reporting 24 new COVID-19 cases as of Tuesday (July 6).
Of Tuesday’s new cases, 13 are in Brampton, while 11 are in Mississauga, and zero are in Caledon.
This brings the total for the Region to 111,441 cases. Of these, 110,497 have recovered, while 129 are still pending, 3,220 have been hospitalized, and 816 have died.
As of Tuesday, 59.6 per cent of cases are in Brampton, 36.3 per cent are in Mississauga, and just four per cent are in Caledon.
The median age for cases in Peel is 36, and residents in their 20’s continue to make up most of the cases at 24.6 per cent, followed by those in their 30’s–who make up 17.3 per cent of cases, those in their 40’s–who make up 14.4 per cent, and those in their 50’s–who make up 13.8 per cent.
The Province is reporting 244 new cases on Tuesday. While this is a significant increase from Monday’s total, roughly one-thrid of these have been attributed to a data backlog.
Additionally, the Province is reporting another 215,719 vaccinations. As of Tuesday, more than two-thirds of all Ontarians have received at least one dose of a vaccine, including nearly 80 per cent of adults, and nearly half of all adults have been fully immunized.insauga's Editorial Standards and Policies