The BC Ministry of Health reported 324 new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday, November 23rd.

There have been 216,012 cases of COVID-19 since the pandemic began.

New cases were reported in these health regions:

  • Vancouver Coastal Health: 38
  • Fraser Health: 102
  • Island Health: 36
  • Interior Health: 77
  • Northern Health: 60
  • Resident outside Canada: 11

There are currently 3,047 active cases of COVID-19 in the province.

210,478 people who tested positive have recovered.

There are now a total of 345 people in hospital due to COVID-19, 115 of whom are in critical care — ICU or acute care units.

1 new person has died from COVID-related causes, making the provincial death toll 2,304.


There have been no new health-care facility outbreaks.

There are a total of 12 ongoing health care outbreaks in the province.

There is currently no health care outbreaks in the Island Health region.

Island Health:

Island Health reported 36 new cases of COVID-19 in the Vancouver Island region and 381 active cases.

Breakdown of cases on Vancouver Island:

  • South Vancouver Island  Active cases: 94 │Total Cases: 4764
  • Central Vancouver Island Active cases: 216 │ Total Cases: 5791
  • North Vancouver Island  Active cases: 71 │Total Cases: 1628

51 people remain in hospital with 12 in ICU. 

There were no new deaths reported in the Island Health region today, and a total of 119 deaths on Vancouver Island.


As of Tuesday, Nov. 23, 2021, 90.9% of eligible people 12 and older in B.C. have received their first dose of COVID-19 vaccine and 87.4% have received their second dose.

In addition, 91.3% of all eligible adults in B.C. have received their first dose and 87.9% have received their second dose.

To date, 8,568,132 (+16,266) doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have been administered in BC; 4,050,134 (+2,566) of which are second doses.

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