Coronavirus disease (COVID-19)

COVID-19 updates

Current cases, risk to Canadians, monitoring, news and updates

Travel advice

Travel advisories, returning travellers, safety abroad

Being prepared

Planning, prescriptions, essentials, caring for those who are ill, communication

Symptoms and treatment

Symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, about coronaviruses

Prevention and risk

How COVID-19 spreads, prevention measures (self-isolation, social distancing, hygiene), infection risks

Canada's response

Economic and financial support, the Government of Canada’s actions, collaboration in Canada

Areas in Canada with cases of COVID-19 as of March 18, 2020, 9:00 pm EDT
Province, territory or other Number of confirmed cases Number of probable cases
British Columbia 231 0
Alberta 119 0
Saskatchewan 2 14
Manitoba 15 0
Ontario 214 0
Quebec 94 0
Newfoundland and Labrador 0 3
New Brunswick 2 9
Nova Scotia 3 9
Prince Edward Island 1 0
Yukon 0 0
Northwest Territories 0 0
Nunavut 0 0
Repatriated travellers 9 0
Total cases 690 35

Coronavirus disease questions answered

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Government of Canada takes action on COVID-19

Canada’s whole-of-government response to COVID-19

Health professionals

Transmission, detection and reporting, prevention and control, guidance


Community guidance, including avoiding crowds and mass gatherings

Resources for Canadian businesses

Information and support you need to make informed decisions.


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