(Dr. Bonnie Henry/Photo by Colin Smith Takes Pics)

The BC Ministry of Health reported 72 new cases of COVID-19 on Friday, June 25th

There have been 147,418 cases of COVID-19 since the pandemic began.

New cases were reported in these health regions:

  • Vancouver Coastal Health: 24
  • Fraser Health: 29
  • Island Health: 4
  • Interior Health: 13
  • Northern Health: 2

There are currently 1,096 active cases of COVID-19 in the province.

144,554 people who tested positive have recovered.

There are now a total of 108 people in hospital due to COVID-19, 37 of whom are in critical care — ICU or acute care units.

2 new people have died from COVID-related causes, making the provincial death toll at 1,749.


There has been one new health-care outbreak at Laurel Place in Fraser Health. 

There are currently 4 outbreaks in long-term care and assisted-living facilities and 2 outbreaks in acute-care facilities. 

Island Health:

Island Health reported 4 new case of COVID-19 in the Vancouver Island region and 29 active cases.

Breakdown of cases on Vancouver Island:

  • South Vancouver Island  Active cases: 12 (+3)│Total Cases: 1973
  • Central Vancouver Island Active cases: 16 (+1) │ Total Cases: 2477
  • North Vancouver Island  Active cases: 1 (0) │Total Cases: 703

4 people remain in hospital with 3 in ICU.

There have been no new deaths in the Island Health region today, and a total of 41 deaths on Vancouver Island.


77.6% of all adults in B.C. and 76.2% of those 12 and older have now received their first dose of a COVID-19 vaccine

26.9% of all adults in B.C. and 25.2% of those 12 and older have received their second dose.

To date, 4,703,549 (+51,462) doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have been administered in BC;  1,167,117 (+45,093) of which are second doses.

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At the time of this publication, 181,003,290 cases of COVID-19 had been recorded worldwide. 3,920,827 have died, and 165,632,335 have recovered.

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