Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)

Statistics on Coronavirus 19 (COVID-19) in Ottawa

Last revised on April 1, 2020.

COVID-19 Epidemiology Update

This daily report provides an epidemiologic summary of COVID-19 activity in Ottawa to date. The report includes the most current information available from the integrated Public Health Information System (iPHIS) and a chart review of COVID-19 cases as of 4:00 p.m. March 31, 2020.

Our database is a dynamic disease reporting system that allows for continuous updates of case information. These data are a snapshot in time, reflect the most accurate information that OPH has at the time of reporting, and the numbers may differ from other sources.


  • 194 laboratory-confirmed cases, including 3 deaths, have been reported in Ottawa.
  • This includes 50 new cases and 0 new deaths since the previous report.
  • 18% of cases have ever been hospitalized, including 5% in intensive care.
  • The median age of cases is 47 years (range, 2 to 97 years).
  • There are cases among residents from 5 institutions.
  • The most common exposure settings for cases include: 22% with travel only, 14% with close contact with a case only, 8% with no travel and no known contact with a case, and 51% with exposure information pending.

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