UA total of 372,476 people have been infected since the start of the pandemic, of which 359,104 are considered to have recovered.
The death toll stands at 11,166. No deaths have been reported in the past 24 hours. One of the two deaths reported Thursday occurred before June 3 and the other on an unknown date.
There are now 251 hospitalizations, a decrease of six from the previous day. On the other hand, four more people are in intensive care, for a total of 64.
A total of 24,653 samples were taken on June 8.
With regard to vaccination, 84,936 doses were administered in the last 24 hours, for a total of 6,385,517 doses injected in Quebec. In addition, 12,531 doses administered to Quebecers outside the province.
The 21,700 doses of Moderna’s vaccine expected this week were delivered on Wednesday.
The Institut national de santé publique du Québec indicates that 67.2% of the population has now received at least one dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. If we count only those aged 12 and over, this percentage rises to 76.9%. A total of 10.1% of the population is considered to be adequately vaccinated, that is, they have received two doses of the vaccine, or only one if they have a history of COVID-19.
Across Canada, 1,397,577 cases of COVID-19 and 25,856 deaths have been reported since the virus first appeared in the country.
Here is the distribution of cases across the country since the start of the pandemic, according to the most recent provincial and territorial reports:
– 538,077 cases in Ontario, including 8,931 deaths;
– 372,476 cases in Quebec, including 11,166 deaths;
– 229,771 cases in Alberta, including 2,256 deaths;
– 145,843 cases in British Columbia, including 1,725 deaths;
– 53,403 cases in Manitoba, including 1,081 deaths;
– 47,574 cases in Saskatchewan, including 552 deaths;
– 5,707 cases in Nova Scotia, including 88 deaths;
– 2,280 cases in New Brunswick, including 44 deaths;
– 1,360 cases in Newfoundland and Labrador, including seven deaths;
– 649 cases in Nunavut, including four deaths;
– 206 cases in Prince Edward Island;
– 128 cases in the Northwest Territories;
– 90 cases in the Yukon, including two deaths.
To these provincial and territorial reports are added the 13 cases, all cured, among passengers repatriated from the Grand Princess cruise ship on March 10, 2020.