Le Lézard
Classified in: Health, Covid-19 virus
Subject: CPG

COVID-19 Pandemic - The government presents its daily update

QUÉBEC CITY, Jan. 16, 2021 /CNW Telbec/ - The most recent data on the evolution of COVID-19 in Québec show 2,225 new cases, bringing the total number of people infected to 240,970, of which 210,364 have now recovered. The data also report 67 new deaths, for a total of 9,005. The number of hospitalizations decreased by 22 compared to the previous day, for a cumulative total of 1,474. Among these, the number of people in intensive care decreased by 4, for a total of 227. The samples conducted on January 14 amount to 33,778 for a total of 5,387,908.

It should be noted that daily data on vaccination will be available from 1 p.m. on Québec.ca.

Summary Data Evolution Table1





Hospitalizations in
intensive care

Tests performed

January 9



1,380 (-12)

203 (-3)


January 10



1,436 (+56)

211 (+8)


January 11



1,497 (+61)

221 (+10)


January 12



1,516 (+19)

229 (+8)


January 13



1,523 (+7)

230 (+1)


January 14



1,496 (-27)

231 (+1)


January 15



1,474 (-22)

227 (-4)


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 could not be adjusted according to the actual dates of death due to a temporary technical problem that occurred on the 15th January 2021. The situation will be restored in the coming days. 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.

A reminder concerning public health instructions :

To limit to the utmost the virus' spread, it is important to:

Should symptoms appear:

Related links :

SOURCE Ministère de la Santé et des Services sociaux

These press releases may also interest you

at 21:00
A December 8 article on Femina reports on the various ways to prevent fine lines and wrinkles from developing on the face. The article includes tips such as wearing sunscreen at all times, moisturizing daily, and using retinol serums. The article...

at 19:12
CCA Industries, Inc. , announced today its results for the year ended November 30, 2020.  The results can be found on the chart below. Net loss was $127,477 for the year ended November 30, 2020 as compared to net income of $554,462 for the year ended...

at 19:05
Knight Therapeutics Inc. , ("Knight") a pan-American (ex-USA) specialty pharmaceutical company, announced today the Canadian commercial availability of IBSRELA (tenapanor), a first-in-class therapy for the treatment of irritable bowel syndrome with...

at 19:00
The "Regenerative Medicine Market Share, Size, Trends, & Industry Analysis Report, By Therapy; By Products; By Application; By Region: Segment Forecast, 2020-2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. The Regenerative Medicine...

at 18:50
Tianma, a leading global manufacturer of flat panel displays, has introduced a new product family of TFT LCD Modules (Thin Film Transistor - Liquid Crystal Display). The new P-Series (Professional Series) of standard products is dedicated to support...

at 18:30
SQI Diagnostics Inc. , a precision medicine company that discovers, develops and commercializes innovative rapid diagnostic testing for healthcare professionals, patients and consumers worldwide, today reported its financial and operational results...

News published on 16 january 2021 at 11:00 and distributed by: