B.C. is reporting 706 new cases of COVID-19, 104 are in Northern Health, 213 are in Interior Health.

There are 5,844 active cases in the province, 857 are in the north, 1,504 are in the interior.

86.3% of people 12 and older in BC received their first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine and 78.8% received their second dose.

86.8% of all eligible adults in the province have received their first dose and 79.7% received their second dose.

Of the active cases, 291 individuals are in hospital and 134 are in intensive care.

The new/active cases include:

  • 203 new cases in Fraser Health
    * Total active cases: 1,784
  • 105 new cases in Vancouver Coastal Health
    * Total active cases: 1,051
  • 213 new cases in Interior Health
    * Total active cases: 1,504
  • 104 new cases in Northern Health
    * Total active cases: 857
  • 81 new cases in Island Health
    * Total active cases: 638
  • no new cases of people who reside outside of Canada
    * Total active cases: 10

In the past 24 hours, four new deaths have been reported, for an overall total of 1,877.

The new deaths include:

* Fraser Health: three

* Northern Health: one

From Sept. 8-14, people not fully vaccinated accounted for 76.1% of cases, and from Sept. 1-14 they accounted for 86.4% of hospitalizations.

Past week cases (Sept. 8-14) – Total 4,914

  • Not vaccinated: 3,347 (68.1%)
  • Partially vaccinated: 391 (8.0%)
  • Fully vaccinated: 1,176 (23.9%)

Past two weeks cases hospitalized (Sept. 1-14) – Total 390

  • Not vaccinated: 318 (81.5%)
  • Partially vaccinated: 19 (4.9%)
  • Fully vaccinated: 53 (13.6%)

Past week, cases per 100,000 population after adjusting for age (Sept. 8-14)

  • Not vaccinated: 320.9
  • Partially vaccinated: 98.6
  • Fully vaccinated: 30

Past two weeks, cases hospitalized per 100,000 population after adjusting for age (Sept. 1-14)

  • Not vaccinated: 44.0
  • Partially vaccinated: 7.6
  • Fully vaccinated: 1.2