QUÉBEC CITY, Nov. 27, 2020 /CNW Telbec/ - The most recent data on the evolution of COVID-19 in Québec show 1,269 new cases, bringing the total number of people infected to 138,163. The data also report 38 new deaths, but the total of deaths amounts to 6,984 due to the withdrawal of 1 death that the investigation has shown not to be attributable to COVID-19. Among these 38 deaths, 9 have occurred in the last 24 hours, 24 have occurred between November 20 and November 25, 2 have occurred before November 20 and 3 have occurred at an unknown date. The number of hospitalizations decreased by 6 compared to the previous day, for a cumulative total of 669. Among these, the number of people in intensive care remains at 90. The samples conducted on November 25 amount to 32,266 for a total of 3,816,156.
Summary Data Evolution Table1
Hospitalizations in intensive care
1 Note that the majority of data are presented according to the day they were entered. They are extracted at 4 p.m. at the date shown and cover the preceding 24 hours. However, the availability of the data on samples involves an additional delay of 24 hours and these correspond to the number of samples taken on the date shown.
2 It should also be noted that the data prior to those of the last 24 hours presented in the column Deaths have been adjusted according to the actual dates of death. This explains the variation of some data compared to those presented in previous press releases. The daily death toll is influenced by the time required for the physician to report the death, the time required to complete the investigation to confirm that the death was attributable to COVID-19, and the entry into the system.
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SOURCE Ministère de la Santé et des Services sociaux
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