QUÉBEC CITY, March 21, 2022 /CNW Telbec/ - The most recent data on the evolution of COVID-19, in the last 24 hours, in Québec show:

  • 907 new cases, bringing the total number of people infected to 945,506*;
  • 5 new deaths, for a total of 14,265 deaths;
  • 1,002 hospitalizations, for an increase of 13 compared to the previous day;
    • 59 new entries,
    • 46 new discharges;
  • 48 people in intensive care, for an increase of 3 compared to the previous day;
    • 7 new entries,
    • 4 new discharges;
  • 10,238 samples conducted on March 19;
  • 113,973 self-declared rapid tests so far, including 89,457 positive: 517 declared for yesterday, including 433 positive.

*Note that the number of cases listed is not representative of the situation since access to screening centres is restricted to priority clienteles.


  • 3,987 doses administered are added, that is 3,835 doses in the last 24 hours and 152 doses before March 20, for a total of 18,571,415 doses administered in Québec. Outside Québec, a total of 311,599 doses were administered, for a cumulative total of 18,883,014 doses received by Quebecers.

To follow the evolution of the data on a daily basis, consult the open data or the INSPQ website at https://www.donneesquebec.ca/recherche/fr/organization/msss or at https://www.inspq.qc.ca/covid-19/donnees. Note that certain data, especially the number of cases, deaths and doses administered, may be subject to daily readjustment for previous days, given that a catch-up is necessary due to a delay in data entry.

A reminder concerning public health instructions:

To limit the spread of the coronavirus as much as possible, it is important to follow basic preventive measures such as hand washing, physical distancing, wearing a face covering and following the instructions in effect.

Remember that in the event of symptoms, it is always essential to isolate yourself and consult one of the self-care guides or call 1-877-644-4545 (or the telephone code corresponding to the region concerned) to find out the measures to be taken.

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Last update: March 21, 2022