Public health has updated the region’s data in connection to the pandemic.
With 105,520 known cases of the virus as of February 26, Montreal accounts for 36% of Quebec’s 286,145 total. Montreal also makes up 4,499 (43%) of Quebec’s 10,372 coronavirus-related deaths.
Montreal’s COVID-related death toll has increased by 32 since last week, one lower than the week before that. The city has announced 2,648 cases over the past week.
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“Montreal is taking measures to protect the population from COVID-19,” says the city’s website. “These measures are changing as the situation evolves, which is why we are constantly monitoring its evolution.”
Santé Montreal, the city’s public health department, has updated its website breaking down known cases per district.
Saint-Laurent reported the biggest increase since last week, rising by 262 cases. Senneville, Baie-D’Urfé, and Montréal-Ouest recorded the lowest increase as each borough reported zero new coronavirus cases.
Here’s how cases look across the Montreal area in descending order of total cases:
|District/Borough||Confirmed cases as of February 26 at 1 pm:||Difference since February 19:|
|Rosemont–La Petite Patrie||5,821||+106|
|Territory to be confirmed||1,677||+18|