Quebec's new COVID-19 cases rise to 815, three new deaths reported

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MONTREAL — Quebec is reporting 815 new cases of COVID-19 as well as three additional deaths due to the pandemic.

The number of new cases is significantly above the seven-day average of 665.

Both hospitalizations and intensive care numbers remained unchanged at 201 and 45, respectively.

The province says 2,190 people received a first dose of vaccine and 3,524 received a second dose in the previous 24 hours.

Approximately 91 per cent of the eligible population 12 and over have received one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine and 88 per cent are fully vaccinated.

There are 580 outbreaks in the province.

This report by The Canadian Press was first published Nov. 20, 2021.

The Canadian Press

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