Alberta Well being reported 1,486 new COVID-19 instances and three deaths from the illness on Saturday.
The federal government stated the deaths included a lady in her 80s with comorbidities from the Calgary zone, a lady in her 70s with out comorbidities within the Calgary zone and a person in his 90s with comorbidities from the Edmonton zone.
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The 1,486 new instances included 977 new variant instances. The energetic variant case whole is at 9,417, representing 54.4 per cent of all energetic instances, the province stated.
The brand new instances got here from 16,353 exams, which implies a provincial positivity charge of 9.2 per cent, in keeping with Alberta Well being.
The federal government stated 445 individuals are hospitalized, with 94 of them in intensive care.
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The province has 17,307 energetic instances, 149,935 recoveries and a couple of,037 deaths.
As of Saturday, the Calgary zone has 7,622 energetic instances, the Edmonton zone has 4,606, the North zone has 2,363, the Central zone has 1,734 and the South zone has 924. There are 58 instances in unknown zones.
As of April 16, the federal government stated 1,121,901 vaccine doses had been administered.
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