New data from Statistics Canada provides an update on COVID-19 in Canada, including the total case count, how cases were transmitted, and the resulting deaths. \nAs of February 28, 2021, Canada had recorded 839,926 total cases of COVID-19.\nEditor's Choice: 6 Canadian Hospitals Were Named The Best In The World & Over Half Are In One City\n\nOf those cases, 6,424 were a result of travel exposures. \nFrom the people that got COVID-19 from travel exposures, 116 lives were lost. \nA vast majority of cases across the country were a result of community exposures, amounting to a whopping 704,319 total. \nPrime Minister Justin Trudeau has repeatedly told Canadians to cancel trips and stay home. \n“We’ve been very clear — no one should be vacationing abroad right now,” said Trudeau. \nCanada has lost 21,420 lives to COVID-19, according to the numbers.