415 new cases of COVID-19 in Saskatchewan; Total case count now over 10,000

Four more Saskatchewan residents have died as a result of COVID-19. Two individuals were in their 60s from the Regina and Far North zones; and two individuals were in their 70s from the South zone.

There are 415 new cases of COVID-19 in Saskatchewan, bringing the provincial total to date to 10,139 cases.

The seven-day average of daily new cases is 272 (22.4 new cases per 100,000 population).

Important Note: The case numbers reported today from Saskatoon reflect the correction from yesterday due to a data-related issue that has now been corrected.

The new cases are located in the Far North West (15), Far North East (18), North West (26), North Central (39), North East (10), Saskatoon (205), Central West (5), Central East (10), Regina (60), South West (6), South Central (12) and South East (6) zones and 3 new cases have pending residence information.

There are now more than 1,000 active cases in Regina.

Five Saskatchewan residents testing positive out-of-province were added to the total, four in the Saskatoon zone and one case has pending residence information. Eleven cases were found to be out-of-province residents and were removed from the counts. Three of these cases were previously assigned to the North West, Central West, and South East, and eight cases had pending residence information.

Six cases with pending residence information have been assigned to the North East (1), North Central (4), and Central East (1).

Of the 10,139 reported cases, 4,550 are considered active. A total of 5,530 people have recovered.

135 people are in hospital. 109 people are receiving inpatient care: eight in the North West, 13 in the North Central, one in the North East, 45 in Saskatoon, one in the Central East, 18 in Regina, three in the South West, one in the South Central and 19 in the South East zones. 26 people are in intensive care: five in North Central, 12 in Saskatoon and nine in the Regina zone.

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