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  • Regional update: 1 new case and a death on January 17, but today’s numbers are stable

    January 18: The total number of cases in the region is stable at 1,693. Seven individuals are currently hospitalized, 3 are hospitalized in the region.

    January 17: one new case in Côte de Gaspé and one additional death in the region.



    Active cases

    There are currently 20 active cases in the region:

    • Avignon MRC – less than 5
    • Bonaventure MRC – less than 5
    • Rocher-Percé MRC – 10
    • Côte-de-Gaspé MRC – less than 5
    • Haute-Gaspésie MRC – 0
    • Magdalen Islands – 0

    Vaccines: regional data not available at the moment.


    Provincial numbers:

    • Total cases 244,348
    • Total new cases +1,634
    • Recovered cases 215,325
    • Total deaths 9,087
    • New deaths +32
    • Current hospitalizations 1,491
    • New hospitalizations +31
    • Total individuals in ICU 217
    • New individuals in ICU +2
    • Total vaccinations administered 153,539
    • New vaccinations administered +6,845
  • Regional update: One new case reported today, 30 active cases remain in the region

    New Cases: There is one new case of COVID-19 confirmed in the Gaspé Peninsula and Magdalen Islands. This brings the total number of cases in the region to 1,692. Seven individuals are currently hospitalized in the region.


    New cases:

    • 1 – Rocher-Percé MRC

    Active cases

    There are currently 30 active cases in the region:

    • Avignon MRC – 5
    • Bonaventure MRC – less than 5
    • Rocher-Percé MRC – 18
    • Côte-de-Gaspé MRC – less than 5
    • Haute-Gaspésie MRC – less than 5
    • Magdalen Islands – less than 5

    Vaccines: Number of administered doses of the vaccine in the Gaspé Peninsula and Magdalen Islands: 2660 (2.9%).


    Provincial numbers:

    • Total cases 240,970
    • Total new cases +2,225
    • Recovered cases 210,364
    • Total deaths 9,005
    • New deaths +67
    • Current hospitalizations 1,474
    • New hospitalizations -22
    • Total individuals in ICU 237
    • New individuals in ICU -4
    • Total vaccinations administered 137,856
    • New vaccinations administered +10,783