COVID-19 Alberta statistics

Interactive aggregate data on COVID-19 cases in Alberta

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COVID-19 in Alberta

Data included in the interactive data application are up-to-date as of end of day July 12, 2020.

Highlights

676
active cases
267
active cases, Calgary Zone
161
total deaths
45
current hospitalizations
10
current ICU
83 years
average age at death

New Cases



Figure 1: COVID-19 cases in Alberta by zone. First and second panels display new (from July 06-July 12, 2020) and active cases, respectively. Cases without a postal code or incorrect postal codes are labelled as unknown. Cases are under investigation and numbers may fluctuate as cases are resolved.



Figure 2: COVID-19 cases in Alberta by age group. First and second panels display new (from July 06-July 12, 2020) and active cases, respectively. Cases are under investigation and numbers may fluctuate as cases are resolved.



Figure 3: COVID-19 cases in Alberta by route of suspected acquisition. First and second panels display new (from July 06-July 12, 2020) and active cases, respectively. Cases are under investigation and numbers may fluctuate as cases are resolved.



Total Cases



Figure 4: COVID-19 cases in Alberta by day and case status. Recovered is based on the assumption that a person is recovered 14 days after a particular date (see data notes tab), if they did not experience severe outcomes (hospitalized or deceased). Cases are under investigation and numbers may fluctuate as cases are resolved. Data included up to end of day July 12, 2020.



Figure 5: Cumulative COVID-19 cases in Alberta by route of suspected acquisition. Only includes COVID-19 cases where case report forms have been received. Data included up to end of day July 12, 2020.



Figure 6: COVID-19 cases in Alberta by day and case status. Probable cases include cases where the lab confirmation is pending. Data included up to end of day July 12, 2020.



Characteristics

Number and rate of COVID-19 cases in Alberta by age group

Figure 7: Number and rate of COVID-19 cases in Alberta by age group



COVID-19 cases in Alberta by age group and gender

Figure 8: COVID-19 cases in Alberta by age group and gender



Table 1. COVID-19 cases in Alberta by age group and gender
  Gender  
  Female Male Unknown All
Age Count Percent Count Percent Count Percent Count Percent
Under 1 year 29 0 27 0 0 0 56 1
1-4 years 96 1 101 1 0 0 197 2
5-9 years 121 1 126 1 1 0 248 3
10-19 years 419 5 377 4 0 0 796 9
20-29 years 652 7 708 8 0 0 1,360 15
30-39 years 831 9 967 11 0 0 1,798 20
40-49 years 818 9 980 11 0 0 1,798 20
50-59 years 578 7 635 7 1 0 1,214 14
60-69 years 327 4 340 4 1 0 668 8
70-79 years 165 2 140 2 0 0 305 3
80+ years 245 3 140 2 0 0 385 4
Unknown 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0
All 4,281 49 4,541 51 4 0 8,826 100



Healthcare Workers

Table 2. Healthcare workers among COVID-19 cases
Total Active Recovered Died
Calgary Zone 568 12 556 0
Central Zone 15 1 14 0
Edmonton Zone 130 11 119 0
North Zone 31 1 30 0
South Zone 48 3 45 0
Alberta 792 28 764 0
Note:
Status of Healthcare workers is self-reported and might be different from other sources. Please note these are not necessarily healthcare workers who were infected at work.



Severe outcomes

Summary

  • Average age for COVID cases that died is 83 years (range: 27-105)
  • Average age for COVID cases hospitalized with an ICU stay is 60 years (range: 15-88)
  • Average age for COVID cases hospitalized is 62 years (range: 1-102)
  • Average age for COVID cases not hospitalized is 39 years (range: 0-105)



Rate of total hospitalizations, ICU admissions, and deaths among COVID-19 cases in Alberta

Figure 9: Rate of total hospitalizations, ICU admissions, and deaths among COVID-19 cases in Alberta



Total hospitalizations, ICU admissions and deaths (ever) among COVID-19 cases in Alberta by age group. Each ICU admission is also included in the total number of hospitalizations.This is based on totals rather than current hospitalizations and ICU admissions.

Figure 10: Total hospitalizations, ICU admissions and deaths (ever) among COVID-19 cases in Alberta by age group. Each ICU admission is also included in the total number of hospitalizations.This is based on totals rather than current hospitalizations and ICU admissions.



Table 3. Total Hospitalizations, ICU admissions and deaths (ever) among COVID-19 cases in Alberta by age group
Age Group
Cases
Hospitalized
ICU
Deaths
Count Count Case rate Pop. rate Count Case rate Pop. rate Count Case rate Pop. rate
Total 8826 417 4.7 9.5 81 0.9 1.9 161 1.8 3.7
Under 1 year 56 0 0.0 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0 0.0 0.0
1-4 years 197 2 1.0 0.9 0 0.0 0.0 0 0.0 0.0
5-9 years 248 0 0.0 0.0 0 0.0 0.0 0 0.0 0.0
10-19 years 796 9 1.1 1.7 2 0.3 0.4 0 0.0 0.0
20-29 years 1360 12 0.9 2.0 2 0.1 0.3 1 0.1 0.2
30-39 years 1798 36 2.0 5.1 4 0.2 0.6 1 0.1 0.1
40-49 years 1798 48 2.7 8.1 10 0.6 1.7 1 0.1 0.2
50-59 years 1214 72 5.9 13.0 18 1.5 3.3 2 0.2 0.4
60-69 years 668 66 9.9 14.5 19 2.8 4.2 10 1.5 2.2
70-79 years 305 86 28.2 35.0 20 6.6 8.1 34 11.1 13.8
80+ years 385 86 22.3 63.3 6 1.6 4.4 112 29.1 82.5
Unknown 1 0 0.0 NA 0 0.0 NA 0 0.0 NA
Note:
Based on total hospitalizations and ICU admissions ever.
Row percent is out of the number of cases in each age group.
Each ICU admission is also included in the total number of hospitalization
Case rate (per 100 cases)
Population rate (per 100,000 population)



Figure 11: Number of current COVID-19 patients in hospital, ICU and non-ICU



Figure 12: Rate of new hospitalizations (7-day rolling average, average of current day and previous 6 days) by admission date, Alberta, Calgary, Edmonton and South Zones. Hospitalization in other Zones are still low.

Comorbidities

Figure 13: Percent of COVID-19 cases with no comorbidities, one comorbidity, two comorbidities, or three or more comorbidities by case severity (non-severe, hospitalized but non-ICU, ICU but not deceased, and deceased), all age groups and both sexes combined, all Alberta. For the list of included comorbidities, please see the data notes. Data updated (weekly) on 2020-07-06.



Table 4. Number and percent of COVID-19 cases with no comorbidities, one comorbidity, two comorbidities, or three or more comorbidities by case severity (non-severe, hospitalized but non-ICU, ICU but not deceased, and deceased), all age groups and both sexes combined, Alberta. For the list of included comorbidities, please see the data notes. Data updated (weekly) on 2020-07-06.
Non-Severe
Non-ICU
ICU
Deaths
Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent Number Percent
No Comorbidity 5655 72.6% 72 28.3% 16 26.2% 6 3.9%
With 1 Condition 1227 15.8% 45 17.7% 17 27.9% 11 7.1%
With 2 Conditions 521 6.7% 44 17.3% 14 23.0% 22 14.2%
With more than 3 Conditions 386 5.0% 93 36.6% 14 23.0% 116 74.8%

Geospatial

Figure 14: Cumulative COVID-19 cases in Alberta by zone and date reported to Alberta Health. Cases without a postal code or incorrect postal codes are labelled as unknown.



Figure 15: Rate of COVID-19 cases (per 100,000 population) in Alberta and by zone



View the COVID-19 status map

Table 5. COVID-19 cases in Alberta by zone
Zone Count Percent
Calgary Zone 5,619 64
Central Zone 127 1
Edmonton Zone 1,252 14
North Zone 379 4
South Zone 1,424 16
Unknown 25 0
All 8,826 100



Geographies can be displayed by municipality or local geographic area (LGA). When viewing by municipality, regions are defined by metropolitan areas, cities, urban service areas, rural areas, and towns with approximately 10,000 or more people; smaller regions (i.e. villages, and reserves) are incorporated into the corresponding rural area. Cases without a postal code or incorrect postal codes are not included. Location information missing/invalid for: 35 case(s).

Laboratory testing

Figure 16: People tested for COVID-19 in Alberta by day. Tests performed for the same person are counted once.



Figure 17: Tests performed for COVID-19 in Alberta by day. Tests can be performed for the same person multiple times.



Table 6. COVID-19 testing in Alberta
Number (n)
Test volume 540,102
People tested 466,472



Table 7. Number of people tested for COVID-19 in Alberta by zone
Zone Count Percent
Calgary Zone 197,416 42
Central Zone 34,381 7
Edmonton Zone 155,118 33
North Zone 37,380 8
South Zone 33,943 7
Unknown 8,234 2
All 466,472 100



People tested for COVID-19 in Alberta by age group and gender.

Figure 18: People tested for COVID-19 in Alberta by age group and gender.



Table 8. People tested for COVID-19 in Alberta by age group and gender
  Gender  
  Female Male Unknown All
Age Count Percent Count Percent Count Percent Count Percent
Under 1 year 1,554 0 1,755 0 2 0 3,311 1
1-4 years 5,816 1 6,667 1 13 0 12,496 3
5-9 years 6,083 1 6,484 1 17 0 12,584 3
10-19 years 15,388 3 13,142 3 34 0 28,564 6
20-29 years 43,111 9 31,304 7 89 0 74,504 16
30-39 years 51,906 11 39,874 9 52 0 91,832 20
40-49 years 41,068 9 30,149 6 37 0 71,254 15
50-59 years 37,976 8 26,466 6 28 0 64,470 14
60-69 years 28,775 6 22,970 5 18 0 51,763 11
70-79 years 15,093 3 13,274 3 10 0 28,377 6
80+ years 17,331 4 9,900 2 11 0 27,242 6
Unknown 13 0 29 0 33 0 75 0
All 264,114 57 202,014 43 344 0 466,472 100
Note:
Count represents the number of people tested



Figure 19: Cumulative and daily test positivity rate for COVID-19 in Alberta.



Figure 20: Positivity rate for COVID-19 in Alberta by zone.

Data export

Data are subject to change. Fluctuations are expected as cases are investigated and updated. Data included up to end of day July 12, 2020. Data are provided for export in excel and csv formats.