Public Health Ontario has confirmed 318,106 cases of COVID-19 since the start of the pandemic, and reported 298,570 recoveries and 7,153 deaths, of which 3,878 were individuals living in long-term care homes.
The number of active cases is the number of total cases of COVID-19 minus the numbers of resolved cases and deaths.
The number of variants of concern identified in Waterloo Region is now at 207, as Public Health officials reported 39 new cases of COVID-19 on Sunday.
The number of COVID-19 cases reported across Ontario have been gradually climbing over the last two weeks since plateauing in late February.
In Ontario, health officials are reporting more than 1,747 new infections and 15 more deaths on Sunday, but say it may be partly due to a data catch-up in the provincial system.
Today's report includes 15 new deaths.
601 people are now hospitalized with COVID-19 in Ontario, down from 689 reported yesterday.
There are 282 patients in Intensive Care Units, up from the 275 patients reported Saturday.
Ottawa Public Health reported seven new outbreaks in healthcare institutions, daycares, schools and community groups.
Ottawa reported 94 new people with lab-confirmed cases of COVID-19 on Saturday as cases continue to rise across the province.
The red-control threshold is a weekly incidence rate of 40 cases per 100,000 people and a positivity rate of 2.5 per cent. There are 611 active cases of COVID-19 in Ottawa, up from 595 active cases on Saturday and 570 on Friday. No reporting on the weekend. The region is in the orange - restrict zone.
Public Health Sudbury and Districts: There are 973 total cases, an increase of 49 cases. A case is considered resolved 14 days after known symptom onset or positive test result. The region is in the grey - lockdown zone.
The case is in the Central Zone and is related to travel outside Atlantic Canada.