Saskatchewan reported 73 new cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) on Monday.
“As of November 22nd, there are 73 new confirmed cases of COVID-19, bringing the total to 80,413 reported cases,” the Saskatchewan Government said in a statement.
The statement further added that the new cases are located in the Far North East (1), North West (3), North Central (13), Saskatoon (11), Central East (4), Regina (10), South West (2), South Central (11) and South East (10) zones and eight (8) new cases have pending residence information.
998 cases are considered active and 78,503 cases are considered recovered.
Less than one-third (31.5%) of new cases are in the age category of 20 to 39 years.
The Saskatchewan Government also added that as of November 22nd, a total of 152 individuals are hospitalized; including 117 inpatient hospitalizations, and 35 ICU hospitalizations.
Of the 152 patients, 108 (71.1%) were not fully vaccinated.
One new death was reported today, the Saskatchewan Government said, adding that 912 Saskatchewan residents with COVID-19 have died with a case fatality rate of 1.1%.