Situation in Québec
The World Health Organization has officially declared COVID-19 a pandemic.
For now, the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) is under control in Québec, but the present weeks are critical. Community transmission of the virus now extends to all regions of Québec. The Government is taking all the necessary measures to contain the contagion as much as possible.
The latest data of the evolution of COVID-19 over the past 24 hours in Québec reveal:
582 new cases, bringing the total number of people infected to 69,670.
No new death has occurred in the last 24 hours, but 1 death which has occurred between September 17 and September 22 is added, for a total of 5,810.
The number of hospitalizations increased by 6 compared to the previous day, for a cumulative total of 184. Among these, the number of people in intensive care increased by 1, for a total of 31.
The samples conducted on September 22 amount to 27,303 for a total of 2,164,247.