The Gaspé Peninsula and Magdalen Islands Public Health Board is reporting four new cases of COVID-19, bringing the regional total to 204 cases. Two of the new cases are located in the Côte-de-Gaspé MRC and the other two cases are located in the Bay of Chaleur MRC. Investigations are ongoing.
The Public Health Board has also made a correction to the numbers of July 28, stating that one case was in the Côte-de-Gaspé MRC and the other two were in the Haute Gaspésie MRC.
As of July 29, the total number of COVID-19 cases in the Gaspé Peninsula and Magdalen Islands reached 204. Of those cases 184 (90.2%) have recovered from the virus. Currently, there are no COVID-19 related hospitalizations from the region. Regionally, fifty-three health care workers have contracted the virus, 21 are CISSS employees.
Regional: MRC of Residence of the Cases
|MRC / living environment||Confirmed cases||Rate per 100,000||Active cases|
– Manoir du havre
– Residence Saint Joseph
|Gaspé Peninsula Magdalen Islands||204||226.5||11 (5.4%)|
n.d. (not divulged because of confidentiality due to low numbers).
Source: Gaspé Peninsula Public Health Board
The totals for the province are as follows:
|59,073 (+173)||5,670 (stable)||190 (-3)||9 (+1)|