Alberta confirmed 563 new COVID-19 circumstances and 6 deaths from the illness on Sunday.
The deaths included 5 folks from the Calgary zone: Two girls of their 70s, a lady in her 80s, a person in his 70s and a person in his 50s. The entire circumstances included comorbidities besides the person in his 50s.
The sixth demise was a lady in her 70s within the Edmonton zone whose case included comorbidities.
The province recognized 273 new variant circumstances on Sunday.
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Alberta Well being reported a slight decline within the variety of Albertans in hospital and intensive care on account of the virus from the day before today, with 581 folks in hospital and 162 of them in ICU Sunday.
Alberta has 14,533 lively circumstances, 207,486 recoveries and a couple of,176 deaths.
As of Sunday, the Calgary zone has 6,360 lively circumstances, the Edmonton zone has 3,562, the North zone has 2,278, the Central zone has 1,573 and the South zone has 753. There are seven circumstances in unknown zones.
The positivity fee was eight per cent and 6,944 exams had been carried out over the earlier 24 hours, in keeping with Alberta chief medical officer of well being Dr. Deena Hinshaw.
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As of Might 22, the federal government mentioned 2,506,919 doses had been administered, with 46,062 of these doses administered over the earlier 24 hours. There are 351,541 Albertans who’re totally immunized.
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