COVID-positive hospitalizations remain flat in BC – BC News

1,117 new cases, 0 deaths

COVID-positive hospitalizations have stayed flat over the past 24 hours.

The provincial government has announced 1,117 new coronavirus cases, bringing BC’s active caseload to 24,372. Of the active cases, 986 COVID-positive individuals are in hospital and 146 are in intensive care.

There were 376 new cases in the Interior Health region, which has an active caseload of 7,844 with 182 people hospitalized, 28 of whom are in critical care.

There were no new deaths reported Tuesday.

As of Tuesday, 93% of eligible people 12 and older in BC have received their first dose of COVID-19 vaccine, 90.4% received their second dose and 50.2% have received a third dose.

The new/active cases include:

  • 189 new cases in Fraser Health — Total active cases: 9,711
  • 180 new cases in Vancouver Coastal Health — Total active cases: 4,355
  • 376 new cases in Interior Health — Total active cases: 7,844
  • 192 new cases in Northern Health — Total active cases: 1,105
  • 175 new cases in Island Health — Total active cases: 1,338

From Jan. 31 to Feb. 6, people not fully vaccinated accounted for 23.9% of cases. From Jan. 24 to Feb. 6, they accounted for 31.3% of hospitalizations.

Past week, cases per 100,000 population after adjusting for age (Jan. 31 to Feb. 6)

  • Not vaccinated: 375.7
  • Partially vaccinated: 138.2
  • Fully vaccinated: 177.2

Past two weeks, cases hospitalized per 100,000 population after adjusting for age (Jan. 24 to Feb. 6)

  • Not vaccinated: 77.1
  • Partially vaccinated: 44.3
  • Fully vaccinated: 16.0

Past week cases (Jan. 31 to Feb. 6) – Total 9,098

  • Not vaccinated: 1,767 (19.4%)
  • Partially vaccinated: 408 (4.5%)
  • Fully vaccinated: 6,923 (76.1%)

Past two weeks cases hospitalized (Jan. 24 to Feb. 6) – Total 1,091

  • Not vaccinated: 287 (26.3%)
  • Partially vaccinated: 54 (5%)
  • Fully vaccinated: 750 (68.7%)

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