Regional Covid-19 Resources and On Reserve Stats by Region Below:
Black = New Cases, Green = Recovered, Red = Deaths, Blue – Hospitalized, Purple – ISC reported total –  Updated Daily

BC
45 359 131 6,662 7,220
AB
87 838 151 15,086 16,389
SK
52 425 111 14,129 14,546
MB
203 677 125 14,563 15,676
ON
265 215 61 6,040 7,031
QC
59 31 10 3,399 4,832
Atlantic
4 8 4 911 1,146
North60
49 156 34 6,923 8,654
 

Confirmed cases of COVID-19 On First Nations reserves, as of January 12 ISC is aware of

Press Release

Confirmed cases posted on this page reflect only the COVID-19 testing results reported to Indigenous Services Canada (ISC). Because of home testing and individuals choosing not to get tested, these numbers are an underestimation of all positive COVID-19 cases in First Nations communities.

On First Nations reserves, as of January 12 ISC is aware of:

  • 60,703 confirmed positive COVID-19
  • 5,160 active cases
  • 2,514 hospitalizations
  • 54,968 recovered cases
  • 575 deaths

Case numbers per region:

  • British Columbia 6,811
  • Alberta: 15,415
  • Saskatchewan: 14,049
  • Manitoba: 13,938
  • Ontario: 5,880
  • Quebec: 3,666
  • Atlantic: 944

Since the beginning of the pandemic, ISC is aware of 15,393 COVID-19 confirmed cases due to variants of concern in First Nations communities, with the following breakdown by type:

  • 3,145 alpha
  • 16 beta
  • 163 gamma
  • 8,718 delta
  • 2,115 indeterminate with variant of concern traits
  • 1,236 omicron

791 omicron cases are in First Nations communities in Eastern Canada and 445 cases are in First Nations communities in Western Canada. Omicron has been detected in a total of 53 First Nations communities.

For breakdowns for general population in Canada consult Variants of concern.

Provincial chief public health officers work with ISC’s regional medical officers and nurses to provide medical support as needed when a positive case is reported.

As of January 4:

  • the rate of reported active cases of COVID-19 in First Nations people living on-reserve was going down since mid-January 2021 and reached its lowest point during the first week of August at 84.2 cases per 100,000. Since then, it started to rise again and is currently 590.1 per 100,000 or 70% the respective rate in the general Canadian population
  • the COVID-19 case fatality rate among First Nations people living on a reserve is 77% of the case fatality rate in the general Canadian population
  • 94% of First Nations people living on a reserve who tested positive for COVID-19 have recovered

For more details on case numbers in First Nations communities, visit:

For the total number of confirmed or probable cases of COVID-19 across Canada, visit:

For the case notification process:

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