QUÉBEC CITY, July 7, 2022 /CNW Telbec/ - The most recent data on the evolution of COVID-19, in the last 24 hours, in Québec show:

  • 1 755 new cases, bringing the total number of people infected to 1,099,766*;
  • 16 new deaths reported in the last 24 hours, for a total of 15,646 deaths;
  • 7,318 health care workers absent for COVID-related reasons (preventive withdrawal, isolation, awaiting results, etc.);
  • 1,534 hospitalizations, for an increase of 37 compared to the previous day;
    • 175 new entries,
    • 138 new discharges;
  • 43 people in intensive care, for an increase of 3 compared to the previous day;
    • 11 new entries,
    • 8 new discharges ;
  • 14,211 samples conducted on July 5;
  • 241,770 self-declared rapid tests so far, including 200,547 positive: 713 declared for yesterday, including 655 positive.

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


  • 7,796 doses administered are added, for a cumulative total of 20,086,516 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.inspq.qc.ca/covid-19/donnees This hyperlink will open in a new window.. 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 COVID-19 self-assessment tool This hyperlink will open in a new window.

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Last update: July 7, 2022