Toronto’s daily average of new COVID-19 cases crosses 100

With the return to a triple-digit new cases, Torontonians are being urged to get fully-vaccinated as soon as possible.

Toronto Public Health (TPH) is reporting 316 new cases of COVID-19 in Toronto since August 6 – a daily average of 105 new cases. Since the start of the pandemic, there have been a total of 171,426 cases of COVID-19. There are 26 people hospitalized. To date, there have been 3,614 COVID-19 deaths in Toronto. In total, 167,056 people have recovered. Case status data can be found on Toronto Public Health’s reporting dashboard:

Information on how to get vaccinated is available at

TPH is also urging everyone in the city to continue to follow public health measures, including staying home when sick, practising physical distancing and wearing a mask when physical distancing is not possible. Residents who exhibit any COVID-19 symptoms or have been in close contact with someone who has had COVID-19 should get tested as soon as possible. Information on how to get tested is at




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