Nfld. & Labrador

2nd straight day with no new cases of COVID-19 in N.L.

The total number of COVID-19 cases in the province remains at 259.

There are 24 active cases of COVID-19 remaining in the province

There were 117 people tested for COVID-19 in Newfoundland and Labrador since Saturday. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution/The Associated Press)

There are no new cases of COVID-19 in Newfoundland and Labrador for the second day in a row.

According to a release from the provincial government, the total number of COVID-19 cases in the province remains at 259.

There has been only one new case of COVID-19 in the province in the last seven days.

By region, there are 241 cases in the Eastern Health region, eight cases in the Central Health region, four cases in the Western Health region and six cases in the Labrador-Grenfell Health region.

There are 24 active cases of COVID-19 remaining in the province — down one from Saturday — as 232 people have recovered from the virus. Active cases are the total cases minus recovered cases and deaths.

By age, there are:

  • 22 people with the virus 19 and under.
  • 38 people between 20 and 39.
  • 39 people between 40 and 49.
  • 56 people between 50 and 59.
  • 57 people between 60 and 69.
  • 47 aged 70 and above.

There are four people in hospital. Two patients are in intensive care, up one from Saturday. In all, 8,833 people have been tested in the province, up 117 from Saturday.

The total number of COVID-19 related deaths in the province remains at three.

The province's daily briefings will resume Monday.

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