Over the past four weeks, the number of positive COVID-19 tests has remained mostly stable across the province, according to the latest numbers from the Community Respiratory Illness Surveillance Program (CRISP) report.

Province-wide test positivity has slightly increased from 4.9 per cent to 5.2 per cent. Meanwhile, influenza continues to decrease, with positivity dropping from 6.8 per cent to 4.1 per cent in recent weeks.

The southeast has seen an increase in positive COVID-19 cases, from 6.7 per cent during April 12-20 to 11.1 per cent in the most recent data.

Positive influenza results have decreased, going from 10.6 per cent down to zero in the area. Positive respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) tests have also decreased, from 11.1 per cent in the previous report to 2.9 per cent in the most recent report.

The CRISP report, which has been released bi-weekly, will transition to a monthly schedule during the summer months.