Public health has updated the region’s data in connection to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Montreal metropolitan area has the unenviable role of having the most cases throughout the province.
With 29,364 known cases of the virus as of August 13, Montreal accounts for 48.2% of Quebec’s 60,917 total. Montreal also accounts for 3,463 of Quebec’s 5,715 (60.5%) coronavirus-related deaths.
Montreal’s COVID-related death toll has increased by 20 since Montreal’s last update on July 28. The city has also announced 756 new cases in the past two weeks.
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“Montreal is taking measures to protect the population from COVID-19,” the city’s website said. “These measures are changing as the situation evolves, which is why we are constantly monitoring its evolution.”
Santé Montreal, the city’s health ministry, has updated its website, breaking down known cases per district. The health ministry says Montreal’s cases and deaths are continuing to stabilize.
Here’s how those cases look across the Montreal metropolitan area in descending order:
|District/Borough||Confirmed cases as of August 13 at 5 pm|
|Rosemont–La Petite Patrie||1,736|
|Territory to be confirmed||680|
Visit the Santé Montreal website and click down the “interactive map” tab for more in-depth stats grouped by age and gender.