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BC announces 1,052 new coronavirus cases; 227 in Interior Health

1,052 new cases, 10 deaths

The provincial government has announced 1,052 new coronavirus cases, including 227 in the Interior Health region, in the past three days.

The new cases bring B.C.’s total since the pandemic began to 215,688, although just 3,132 remain active. Of the active cases, 337 individuals are in hospital and 115 are in intensive care.

There are 589 cases active in the Interior Health region, where 69 people are hospitalized, 28 of whom are in intensive care.

The new cases were confirmed over the weekend as follows:

  • Nov. 19-20: 390 new cases
  • Nov. 20-21: 332 new cases
  • Nov. 21-22: 330 new cases

As of Monday, 90.9% of eligible people 12 and older in B.C. have received their first dose of COVID-19 vaccine and 87.3% have received their second dose.

In the last 72 hours, 10 new deaths have been reported, for an overall total of 2,303. No deaths occurred in Interior Health.

The new/active cases include:

  • 345 new cases in Fraser Health — Total active cases: 1,148
  • 125 new cases in Vancouver Coastal Health — Total active cases: 436
  • 227 new cases in Interior Health — Total active cases: 589
  • 196 new cases in Northern Health — Total active cases: 528
  • 159 new cases in Island Health — Total active cases: 436

From Nov. 12-18, people not fully vaccinated accounted for 59.8% of cases. From Nov. 5-18, they accounted for 69.9% of hospitalizations.

Past week cases (Nov. 12-18) - Total 2,845

  • Not vaccinated: 1,580 (55.5%)
  • Partially vaccinated: 123 (4.3%)
  • Fully vaccinated: 1,142 (40.1%)

Past two weeks cases hospitalized (Nov. 5-18) - Total 313

  • Not vaccinated: 191 (61.0%)
  • Partially vaccinated: 28 (8.9%)
  • Fully vaccinated: 94 (30.0%)

Past week, cases per 100,000 population after adjusting for age (Nov. 12-18)

  • Not vaccinated: 209.7
  • Partially vaccinated: 50.9
  • Fully vaccinated: 25.9

Past two weeks, cases hospitalized per 100,000 population after adjusting for age (Nov. 5-18)

  • Not vaccinated: 39.6
  • Partially vaccinated: 18.0
  • Fully vaccinated: 2.1


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