Canada's COVID Cases Are Falling, But Remain High in Indigenous Communities

Cases of COVID-19 are rising in Indigenous communities in Western Canada faster than among the general population, at a time when people are grappling with delayed inoculation campaigns due to vaccine shortages.

According to Canada Public Health and Indigenous Services data, Indigenous communities currently have about 8 percent of the country’s 68,413 active COVID-19 cases, despite accounting for about 5 percent of the total population. 

 

https://www.vice.com/en/article/5dpjwk/as-canadas-covid-cases-drop-they-remain-high-in-indigenous-communities

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