The Ministry of Health and Social Services of Quebec on Friday announced that 16,176 new cases of COVID-19 were identified in the last 24 hours.
The Quebec Health also reported 27 additional deaths due to COVID-19 during the period.
A total of 2,133 people are currently hospitalized in Quebec due to COVID. There was an increase of 180 in overall hospitalizations in the last 24 hours.
In Intensive Care Unit, a total of 229 individuals are being treated for a COVID-19, an increase of 22 as compared to previous day.
The Ministry of Health and Social Services of Quebec also added that 103,969 doses of COVID-19 vaccine were administered, including 99,186 in the last 24 hours and 4,783 before January 6, for a total of 15,503,396 doses administered in Quebec.
Outside Quebec, a total of 253,154 doses were administered, for a cumulative total of 15,756,550 doses received by Quebecers.
The Quebec Health on Thursday reported 15,874 new cases of COVID-19 and 26 additional deaths due to the virus over a 24 hour period.