Peel Region reporting 26 new COVID-19 cases, 14 in Brampton and eight in Mississauga

Published August 9, 2021 at 4:36 pm


The Region of Peel is reporting 26 new COVID-19 cases as of Monday (August 9).

Of DAY’s new cases, 14 are in Brampton, while eight are in Mississauga, and just four are in Caledon.

This brings the total for the Region to 112,227 cases. Of these, 111,109 have recovered, while 242 are still pending, 3,250 have been hospitalized, and 877 have died.

As of Monday, 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 325 new cases on Monday, but no new deaths. With 15,805 tests completed, this brings the positivity rate to 2.06 per cent.

Additionally, the Province is reporting another 29,949 vaccinations. As of Monday, 71.3 per cent of all Ontarians have received at least one dose of a vaccine, including 82.5 per cent of adults, and 73 per cent of adults have been fully immunized. 

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