Today, Aug. 12, Nova Scotia is reporting seven new cases of COVID-19 and two recoveries.
Five of the cases are in Central Zone and are related to travel. Three of these cases are from earlier this year and were identified during a review of Panorama data.
One case is in Western Zone and is related to travel.
One case is in Eastern Zone and is a close contact of a previously reported case.
As of today, Nova Scotia has 24 active cases of COVID-19. Of those, one person is in ICU.
On Aug. 11, Nova Scotia Health Authority’s labs completed 3,888 tests.
As of Aug. 11, 1,403,617 doses of COVID-19 vaccine have been administered. Of those, 657,205 Nova Scotians have received their second dose.
Since April 1, there have been 4,176 positive COVID-19 cases and 27 deaths. Cases range in age from under 10 to over 90. There are 4,125 resolved cases. Cumulative cases may change as data is updated in Panorama.