160+196+185+201 new cases of COVID-19 since Friday and one new death in B.C.

OVER a four-day period, B.C. is reporting 742 new cases of COVID-19, including two epi-linked cases, for a total of 150,631 cases in the province:

* July 30-31: 160 new cases

* July 31-August 1: 196 new cases

* August 1-2: 185 new cases

* August 2-3: 201 new cases

In the past 96 hours, one new death (Vancouver Coastal Health) was reported, and the total number of deaths in the province stands at 1,772.

As of Tuesday, 81.4% (3,773,442) of eligible people 12 and older in B.C. had received their first dose of COVID-19 vaccine and 67.3% (3,121,311) had received their second dose.

In addition, 82.3% (3,560,982) of all eligible adults in B.C. have received their first dose and 69.7% (3,013,074) received their second dose.

Since December 2020, the Province has administered 6,902,320 doses of Pfizer-BioNTech, Moderna and AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccines.

There are 1,544 active cases of COVID-19 in the province and 147,285 people who tested positive have recovered. Of the active cases, 53 individuals are in hospital and 19 are in intensive care. The remaining people are recovering at home in self-isolation.

The new/active cases include:

* 165 new cases in Fraser Health
* Total active cases: 348

* 115 new cases in Vancouver Coastal Health
* Total active cases: 212

* 395 new cases in Interior Health
* Total active cases: 847

* 24 new cases in Northern Health
* Total active cases: 43

* 42 new cases in Island Health
* Total active cases: 85

* one new case of a person who resides outside of Canada
* Total active cases: nine

There are two active outbreaks in long-term care: Holyrood Manor (Fraser Health) and Nelson Jubilee Manor (Interior Health).