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91% of eligible adults now have at least dose of a COVID-19 vaccine

Almost 91% of eligible people 12 and older in B.C. have received their first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine while 87.0% got both doses.

In addition, 91.2% of eligible adults have their first jab and 87.6% are fully inoculated.

B.C. is reporting 497 new cases, including four epi-linked cases.

78 infections were found in Northern Health. The region has 498 active infections.

There are 3,420 active cases of COVID-19 in the province.

Of those, 358 individuals are in hospital, 109 of which are in intensive care.

The new/active cases include:

  • 138 new cases in Fraser Health
    Total active cases: 1,244
  • 64 new cases in Vancouver Coastal Health
    Total active cases: 511
  • 146 new cases in Interior Health
    Total active cases: 657
  • 78 new cases in Northern Health
    Total active cases: 498
  • 71 new cases in Island Health
  • Total active cases: 454
  • no new cases of people who reside outside of Canada
  • Total active cases: 56

In the past 24 hours, three new deaths have been reported, for an overall total of 2,293.

The new deaths include:

  • Fraser Health: one
  • Vancouver Coastal Health: one
  • Northern Health: one

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