Alberta recorded one more death to COVID-19 and 81 new cases, Chief Medical Officer of Health Dr. Deena Hinshaw said Friday.
So far, 115 Albertans have died from the disease, with the province reporting 6,098 total cases as of Friday.
Of those cases, the number of people listed as recovered is 4,020, well above the 1,963 active cases.
The province reported its first case at a jail or prison facility Friday. The inmate at the Calgary Remand Centre was admitted without symptoms, but became ill the next evening.
The individual was admitted to the quarantine unit following the correct procedure, Hinshaw said.
A regional breakdown of cases as of Friday shows the impact of COVID-19 in different parts of the province:
• Calgary zone: 4,109
• South zone: 1,133
• Edmonton zone: 508
• North zone: 227
• Central zone: 97
• Unknown: 24
So far 166,327 people have been tested for COVID-19 in Alberta, including 3,332 tests in the last 24 hours.
Alberta reported two more COVID-19 deaths on Thursday and 54 new cases of the disease. That brings the total number of deaths in the province to 114 and the total number of cases to 6,017.
The number of people listed as recovered was 3,809, well above the number of active cases, 2,094.
A regional breakdown of cases as of Thursday shows the impact of COVID-19 in different parts of the province.
• Calgary zone: 4,044
• South zone: 1,124
• Edmonton zone: 505
• North zone: 226
• Central zone: 94
• Unknown: 24