COVID-19: 5 deaths in West Finish Villa outbreak; 51 new instances in Ottawa, Elliott says


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Quebec

Quebec reported 292 new instances on Tuesday, bringing the province’s total whole to 65,554. There was additionally one demise reported, bringing the provincial toll to five,785.

100 and thirty-three Quebec residents are reported in hospital with COVID-19, 23 of them in ICU.

Within the Outaouais, there have been 16 new instances reported Tuesday, for a complete of 1,014. As of Tuesday, 99 of the instances had been thought of lively.

The variety of COVID-19-related deaths within the area remained unchanged, at 34.

In an replace, Quebec reported Tuesday s of Sept. 11, 217 college students and 66 employees members have examined optimistic for a complete of 283 individuals.

As a safety measure, 144 courses – 130 within the public sector and 14 within the personal sector – had been closed as of four p.m. on Sept. 11.

The provincial listing signifies 172 faculties have had optimistic instances, together with 53 in Montreal.

Nationwide

A brand new survey suggests as much as one-quarter of all Canadians imagine that warnings from public officers about the specter of COVID-19 are vastly overblown.

The web ballot, made public Tuesday by Leger and the Affiliation for Canadian Research, confirmed about one-quarter of respondents imagine public well being and authorities officers exaggerate of their warnings, together with in regards to the want for measures like bodily distancing to gradual the unfold of the pandemic.

Leger government vice-president Christian Bourque says the outcomes could clarify one thing else that got here up within the survey — majority of respondents stated they’ve relaxed how strictly they adhere to public well being suggestions.