COVID-19: the most recent data show 4 deaths and 1,224 new cases in Quebec

COVID-19: Latest data shows 4 deaths ;cès and 1224 new cases in Quebec

MISE & Agrave; DAY

Quebec has four deaths and 1,224 new cases of COVID-19 in the past 24 hours, suggesting that the 7th wave is probably crossed.

In short: 

  • 1224 new cases, for a total of 1,138,880 people infected*; 
  • 4 new deaths reported in the last 24 hours, for a total of 15,876 deaths; 
  • 6418 healthcare workers absent for reasons related to COVID (preventive withdrawal, isolation, awaiting results, etc.); 
  • Hospitalizations and intensive care: due to a change in the methodology, the data is no longer counted on weekends. Thus, they will be updated from Tuesday to Saturday; 
  • 11,041 samples taken on July 23; 
  • 263,237 rapid tests self-declared so far, including 219,744 positive: 403 declared for the day yesterday, including 347 positive.  

* Remember that the number of cases listed is not not representative of the situation since access to screening centers is restricted to priority clienteles.

More details to come…