COVID-19 Pandemic: Latest numbers in Canada & the Philippines

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COVID-19 pandemic
COVID-19 pandemic map Via @JohnHopkins

The Government of Canada is regularly updating their information about the COVID-19 pandemic. Below are the latest confirmed cases of COVID-19 coronavirus. Updated May 23, 2020.

LATEST COVID-19 NUMBERS: CANADA

Confirmed cases: 83,621

Deaths: 6,355

Source: Government of Canada

For breakdown by province and territory, please visit: https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/diseases/2019-novel-coronavirus-infection.html#a1

For breakdown by province and territory, please visit: https://www.canada.ca/en/public-health/services/diseases/2019-novel-coronavirus-infection.html#a1

LATEST COVID-19 NUMBERS: PHILIPPINES

Confirmed cases: 13,777

Deaths: 863

Source: Department of Health, Republic of the Philippines

LATEST COVID-19 NUMBERS: WORLD

Confirmed cases: 5,310,362

Deaths: 342,097

Source: John Hopkins University & Medicine

HOW THE GOVERNMENT OF CANADA IS MONITORING COVID-19 PANDEMIC

The health and safety of every Canadian is the Government of Canada’s top priority.

The Public Health Agency of Canada is working with their provincial and territorial counterparts as well as international partners, including the WHO, to monitor the rapidly evolving situation.

Efforts around the world are focused on containing the COVID-19 outbreak and preventing the further spread of coronavirus.

The Government of Canada’s Chief Public Health Officer is working closely with provincial and territorial Chief Medical Officers of Health to quickly identify and manage new cases of COVID-19 to protect the entire Canadian population.

The Government of Canada’s National Microbiology Laboratory continues to conduct diagnostic testing for coronavirus, working with provincial and territorial public health laboratories to expand their capacity to test for COVID-19.

COVID-19 PANDEMIC HISTORY IN CANADA

March 11, 2020 – WHO declares COVID-19 a pandemic.

March 9, 2020 – the Government of Canada confirms its first death due to COVID-19.

February 20, 2020 – Canada confirms first COVID-19 case related to travel outside mainland China.

February 9, 2020 – COVID-19 screening requirements expanded at 10 airports across 6 provinces for travellers returning from affected areas around the world.

January 30, 2020 – WHO declares COVID-19 as a “Public Health Event of International Concern”.

January 22, 2020 – COVID-19 screening requirements implemented at airports in Montreal, Toronto and Vancouver for travellers returning from China.

January 15, 2020 – the Public Health Agency of Canada activates the Emergency Operation Centre in response to COVID-19.

January 7, 2020 – COVID-19 is confirmed in China.

December 31, 2019 – WHO is alerted to a new virus in the city of Wuhan, China.




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