*EDITOR'S NOTE: It is important to know that all case count numbers provided by public health are understated as the province has urged most people who are asymptomatic or experiencing mild symptoms to no longer get tested.
Region of Waterloo COVID update for Thursday, Jan. 13.
Hospitalized in Waterloo Region (people who are COVID positive in hospital, not necessarily admitted because of COVID): 99 hospitalized, 15 in ICU.
Vaccinations: 1,183,951 total doses given to Waterloo Region residents; 465,237 double vaccinated; 220,293 third doses given; 81.17 per cent of region 5+ fully vaccinated.
Positive cases to date: 33,242
New cases: 583
Deaths to date: 321 (+1)
Active cases: 7,277 (+480)
Active outbreaks: 64 (+2)
Hospitalized: 99 (-)
Tests completed: 714,515
– all data provided by public health