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Montreal Has Released New COVID-19 Case Counts By Borough (VIDEO)

Six boroughs now have over 2,000 cases each.
Contributing Writer

Although it's hard to believe it's been four months since the start of the pandemic, it's been 19 weeks since the World Health Organization declared the novel coronavirus a pandemic. Since then, we've seen the cases rise and fall. So, we see the importance of continuing to monitor Montreal's COVID-19 case count on a regular basis.

As of July 23 at 12 p.m., Santé Montréal has reported 28,274 confirmed cases of COVID-19, which is just under half of the province's total

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Yesterday saw 36 new confirmed cases, the lowest since July 12, which saw 14 new cases and then a spike on July 13 with 77 all the way up to 101 on July 18.

As for demographics, those between 20-49 years of age make up roughly 40% of the cases, which appears to a common trend around the world.

However, those 80 years of age and older remain the age demographic with the highest death rate, at 2,533, accounting for roughly 74% of all deaths.

Women also account for 57.9% of the total case count.

As it stands right now, Quebec has a total of 58,080 confirmed cases.

Montreal has been the epicentre of the virus in Quebec since the beginning of the pandemic.

Montréal-Nord continues to be the Montreal borough with the highest case count, with a total of 2,589 cases.

Other boroughs with over 2,000 cases are Ahuntsic-Cartierville, Côte-des-Neiges–Notre-Dame-de-Grâce, Mercier–Hochelaga-Maisonneuve, Rivière-des-Prairies–Pointe-aux-Trembles, and Villeray–Saint-Michel–Parc Extension.

Below is a breakdown of each borough as of July 23 at 12 p.m.

Ahuntsic–Cartierville – 2,386
Anjou – 713
Baie-D'Urfé – 31
Beaconsfield – 62
Côte-des-Neiges–Notre-Dame-de-Grâce – 2,245
Côte-Saint-Luc – 522
Dollard-des-Ormeaux – 427
Dorval – 198
Hampstead – 55
Kirkland – 120
Lachine – 650
LaSalle – 1,245
L'Île-Bizard–Sainte-Geneviève – 214
Mercier–Hochelaga-Maisonneuve – 2,371
Montréal-Est – 44
Montréal-Nord – 2,589
Montréal-Ouest – 21
Mont-Royal – 285
Outremont – 272 
Pierrefonds–Roxboro – 556
Plateau-Mont-Royal – 979
Pointe-Claire – 226
Rivière-des-Prairies–Pointe-aux-Trembles – 2,199
Rosemont–La Petite Patrie – 1,652
Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue – 18
Saint-Laurent – 1,100
Saint-Léonard – 1,137
Senneville – Less than 5
Sud-Ouest – 964
Verdun – 982
Ville-Marie – 943
Villeray–Saint-Michel–Parc-Extension – 2,241
Westmount – 191
Case location to be confirmed – 634

Total in Montreal: 28,274 cases

For a full description of demographics, check out Santé Montréal's full list of changes and statistics.

The City of Montreal has made face coverings mandatory in all indoor public spaces as of July 27 in an effort to try and prevent the spread of the virus.

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