BC Centre for Disease Control (BCCDC)
The BCCDC provides the latest data on COVID-19 in British Columbia, including a dashboard that summarizes COVID-19 information by health region and the entire province. Information includes cases, hospitalizations, critical care admissions, recoveries, testing, deaths and vaccination administration.
The third wave of the pandemic, primarily the Alpha and Gamma variants, peaked in April 2021 with a 7-day rolling average of 1,130. The fourth wave, primarily the Delta variant, peaked in late September with a 7-day rolling average of 746 cases. The fifth wave, primarily the Omicron variant, peaked in early January 2022 with a seven day rolling average of 3,343 cases.
COVID-19 Vaccination Rates
As of Monday, April 4, 2022:
- 90.9% (4,529,623) of eligible people five and older in B.C. have received their first dose of COVID-19 vaccine and 87.4% (4,357,946) have received their second dose,
- 93.5% (4,332,849) of eligible people 12 and older have received their first dose of COVID-19 vaccine, 91.1% (4,222,535) received their second dose and 57.7% (2,675,686) have received a third dose, and
- 93.8% (4,057,726) of all eligible adults in B.C. have received their first dose, 91.5% (3,957,573) received their second dose and 59.5% (2,571,726) have received a third dose.
COVID-19 in Long-Term Care
The number of newly diagnosed cases of COVID-19 increased from 235 cases in the week ending January 13, 2021, to 273 cases in the week ending April 27, 2022. There were 637 new cases in the four weeks between March 31, 2022, and April 27, 2022, compared to 298 in the previous four week period.
Provincial Health Officer
The Provincial Health Officer has provided regular modelling updates on COVID-19 cases in British Columbia.
January 28, 2022 – COVID-19 Update: Two Years of Working Together
January 14, 2022 – COVID-19 Update: January Modelling presentation
December 14, 2021 – COVID-19 Update: December Modelling presentation
November 4, 2021 – COVID-19 Update: November Modelling presentation
September 28, 2021 – COVID-19 Update: September Modelling presentation
August 31, 2021 – COVID-19 Update: August Modelling presentation
June 28, 2021 – COVID-19 Update: June Modelling presentation
April 15, 2021 – COVID-19 Update: April Modelling presentation
March 11, 2021 – COVID-19: One Year of the Pandemic
Government of Canada
The Government of Canada provides summary information of COVID-19 cases across Canada and over time. The data provides an overview of hospitalizations and deaths, testing, variants of concern and exposures.