Burlington neighbourhood reports 7.44% COVID-19 positivity

Published October 2, 2021 at 2:01 pm

One area in Burlington is among those with the highest COVID-19 percent positivity rates (percentage of positive COVID-19 tests in the area) in Ontario.

Toronto-based research group ICES listed postal code areas in Ontario with the highest percent positivity rates for the week of September 19 to 25.

Of the top 50 listed, one is in Burlington: Postal code L7T, reporting 7.44% positivity.

L7T is the area with the 11th highest COVID-19 positivity in Ontario.

For all Ontario residents, the overall percent positivity among those tested for COVID-19 during the week of September 19 was 2.1%, down 0.5% from the previous week.

The full data from ICES is available to read here.

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