June 26 COVID-19 Update

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Nova Scotia Update:
0 new deaths
0 new hospitalizations (2 total)
0 new ICU cases (0 total)
0 new cases (1061 total)
468 tests done
0 new recoveries (998 total)
0 active cases (100% are officially concluded)

NS has 0 new cases again today, meaning there are still no active cases remaining. 53/63 (84%) NS deaths are from Northwood and 57/63 (90%) are from long term care in general (11 different facilities have reported cases, none have an active case). NS is now at 20 days without a death and 17 days without a new case. Yesterday, 468 tests were complete with 0 new cases reported. Northwood is at 29 days with no new cases.

From the Press Release:
The province is renewing the state of emergency to protect the health and safety of Nova Scotians and ensure the safe re-opening of businesses and services. The order will take effect at noon Sunday, June 28 and extend to noon Sunday, July 12, unless government terminates or extends it.

- NS has 63 deaths, making the death rate 63/1M population
- Canada's rate sitting at 226/1M
- Global rate is 63.2/1M
- US rate is 379/1M
- Austria rate is 79/1M
- Spain is 604/1M
- Sweden is 511/1M

Notable points for today:
- Spain reported 3 deaths yesterday for an increase of essentially 0%
- Austria reports 5 deaths, meaning 26/28 days under 0.5% increase, 24 of them at/under 0.3%.
- The rate of increase in Canada is just 0.24%. This marks 42 days in a row at 2.1% or less including 21 in a row under 1%, 12 of them at/under 0.5%.
- The US rate of increase reduced slightly to to 0.48%. They are at 42 days in a row under a 2% increase, 32 of them under 1% including the last 27 in a row. Ignore the spike in the visual for today as New Jersey reported an additional 1854 "probable" deaths (never tested therefore diagnosis not confirmed. These are from the last couple months but numbers were just added to yesterday's totals for purpose of reconciliation.
- Sweden's increase reduced to 0.4% meaning 42 of the last 48 days are under 2% including 28/29 days and the last 18/22 under 1%.

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