Ontario is reporting 9,738 new cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and 46 additional deaths due to the virus over a 24 hour period.
Provincial Health Minister, Christine Elliott, said 3,448 people are currently in hospital due to COVID-19 in Ontario.
There was an increase of 228 in hospitalizations due to COVID-19 in the last 24 hours. A total of 3,220 were in hospital due to COVID-19 in Ontario as of Tuesday, January 11, 2022.
Meanwhile, Elliott, said 54% of the 3,448 individuals were admitted to the hospital for COVID-19 and 46% were admitted for other reasons but have tested positive for COVID-19.
She also added that there are 505 people in ICU with COVID19. 83% were admitted to the ICU for COVID-19 and 17% were admitted for other reasons but have tested positive for COVID-19.
The seven-day rolling average of patients with COVID-19 in ICU is 411, Elliott said.
In Ontario, 28,853,124 vaccine doses have been administered, with over 159,000 doses administered yesterday, Elliott said, adding that 91.2% of Ontarians 12+ have one dose and 88.5% have two doses.
The Ontatio Health on Tuesday reported 7,951 new cases of COVID-19 and 20 additional deaths over a 24 hour period.