Quebec has 644 new cases of COVID-19 and 2 additional deaths | Coronavirus

Quebec has 644 new cases of COVID-19 and 2 additional deaths | Coronavirus
Quebec has 644 new cases of COVID-19 and 2 additional deaths | Coronavirus

A total of 417,832 people have contracted COVID-19 since the start of the pandemic. Of those, 401,287 recovered, but 11,431 died.

Among active cases, 298 people are currently hospitalized, of which 76 are in intensive care, up 1. Overall, hospitalizations remain stable from Wednesday.

The evolution of COVID-19 in Quebec

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The National Institute of Excellence in Health and Social Services (INESSS) expects a decrease in the occupancy rate of regular beds in the province over the next two or three weeks.

With regard to intensive care, the new projections of theINESSSNational Institute of Excellence in Health and Social Services forecast a decrease in the occupancy rate in the greater Montreal area and stabilization in the rest of Quebec.

As for the regions most affected by COVID-19, Chaudière-Appalaches and Laval currently remain in the lead, with rates of active cases per 100,000 inhabitants of 119.5 and 102.6, respectively.

Montreal, Nunavik, Lanaudière and the Laurentians follow behind.

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Vaccination continues to go well, with a total of 12,231 additional doses administered, or 11,774 in the last 24 hours and 457 before October 13. Since the start of the COVID-19 immunization campaign, 13,055,771 doses of vaccine have been administered in Quebec.

On the screening front, Quebec indicates that it had carried out 32,869 samples as of October 12.

The province now has 75,232 cases of worrying variants, or 783 more than the day before. According to’INESSSNational Institute of Excellence in Health and Social Services, the Delta variant now represents almost all cases.

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