Ontario is reporting close to 600 new COVID-19 cases.

The province added 591 new cases on Wednesday with 51 per cent in unvaccinated and partially vaccinated people.

Forty-percent of the cases are in fully vaccinated people.

Another seven deaths were recorded over the last day.

Test positivity is at 2.5 per cent.

Across the province, 544 people are in the hospital with the virus.