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03/04/2020 11:40 EST | Updated 5 hours ago

A Map Of The Confirmed Coronavirus Cases In Canada

COVID-19 has been reported in 10 provinces and two territories.

NOTE: This story and map will be updated as new information comes in. This article was most recently updated on March 28 at 9 p.m. ET.

The novel coronavirus has infiltrated Canada with 5,625 confirmed cases across all 10 provinces and two territories, and including repatriated cases.

According to provincial health officials, there have been:

There are 13 confirmed cases of repatriated Canadians who tested positive for COVID-19. More presumed cases have been reported, but they have not been confirmed by the National Microbiology Lab in Winnipeg. No cases have been documented in Nunavut. 

The most recent information from the Canadian government can be found at this website, which was last updated on March 28.

The new virus was first reported in Wuhan, China, in December 2019. Since then, the virus has been found in dozens of countries, with thousands of cases discovered in China, Iran, South Korea, Italy, Spain, France, Germany, Switzerland, the U.S., the U.K. and elsewhere.

More than 575,000 cases and over 26,000 deaths have been reported worldwide, according to the World Health Organization. The virus has spread to at least 201 countries or regions around the globe.

Across Canada, health officials have reported 61 deaths from COVID-19 in four provinces, including:

  • 17 in B.C.
  • 19 in Ontario
  • 22 in Quebec
  • Two in Alberta
  • One in Manitoba

Health officials say there are steps Canadians can take to minimize the risk of exposure. It’s recommended people self-isolate whether they have the virus or not, practice social distancing when they need to go out, and clean hands frequently with soap and water or alcohol-based solutions to prevent the spread of the virus. 

The map below shows confirmed coronavirus cases in Canada. Provinces with red indicators above them have confirmed cases while areas with green indicators have no reported cases. Click on the regions below to get more information about the coronavirus in Canada.

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