There are 14 new cases of COVID-19 to report in Saskatchewan, as of July 31.
The new cases are located in the South (6), Central (6), North (1), and Saskatoon (1) regions.
One positive case that was listed as pending has been removed from Saskatchewan's total case count. That is because the individual is not a resident of Saskatchewan.
Of the 14 cases reported today, investigations completed thus far have found nine cases are from multiple communal living settings across the province.
There are now 1,319 reported cases, including 293 active cases.
Fifteen people are in hospital. Nine people are receiving inpatient care — three in Saskatoon, one in the Central region, four in the South, and one in Regina. Six people are in intensive care — one in the North, three in Saskatoon, and two in Regina.
Twenty-four more people have recovered, increasing the provincial total to 1,008 recoveries.
Of the 1,319 cases in the province:
- 202 cases are travellers;
- 659 are community contacts (including mass gatherings);
- 322 have no known exposures; and
- 126 are under investigation by local public health.
On a regional level, 348 of the cases are from the Far North, 282 from the South, 245 are from the Saskatoon area, 193 from the North, 160 from the Central region, and 91 from the Regina area.
Eighteen deaths have been reported to date.
A total of 98,510 COVID‐19 tests have been performed in Saskatchewan.
For more information, visit www.saskatchewan.ca/COVID19.