Thursday January 6, 2022

Coronavirus Update – 6 January 2022

Information is as of this morning. Changes are relative to yesterday.


841,371? 13,33910,272?20

? Eligible people with one dose (5+)86.8% 
? Eligible people fully vaccinated (5+)81.0%

Ontario COVID Page    Ontario Vaccine Rates 


696,182?15,87411,846 ?26
? Eligible people with one dose (5+)89.3%
? Eligible people fully vaccinated (5+)81.8%

Quebec COVID Page     Quebec Vaccine Rates


cases changedeaths

626 ?1

? Eligible people with one dose (5+)

895,588 (90%)
? Eligible people fully vaccinated (5+)824,575 (83%)

Ottawa Public Health     Ottawa Vaccination Rates.    Ottawa Wastewater 


25,893?5,868224 ?1
? Number of doses of vaccine 713,265

As of January 4, 2022 Updated Weekly

? Eligible people with one dose (12+) 88.4%
? Eligible people fully vaccinated (12+)85.8%

Outaouais Public Health    Quebec Vaccination Rates


9615?289135 ?0
? Eligible people with one dose (5+)176,988 (86.3%)
? Eligible people fully vaccinated (5+)164,682 (80.3%)
? Eligible people with booster shot54,249

Eastern Ontario Health Unit  Eastern Ontario Health Unit Vaccination Rates


⭕ Most counter services of the City are closed as of today, due to COVID-19 concerns. Employment and Social Services and Rent Supplement Offices will close next Monday. Phone and email services remain open. [City of Ottawa]

⭕ People in Gatineau will need to show their vaccine passport to entrer government liquor stores and cannabis shops as of January 18. The Quebec government will also require the third dose to be considered fully vaccinated but has not yet set a date. [CBC]

⭕ The City has opened a COVID-19 vaccination clince for Individuals aged 60 and older, educational and childcare workers, employees, volunteers and caregivers of residents of long-term care and retirement homes, and pregnant women. Nepean Sportsplex, January 6 from 12:45 to 7:15 pm, January 7 to 9 from 9:45 am to 4:15 pm. By reservation only – call OPH directly at 613-691-5505 to book.  [City of Ottawa]

+ Related CHEO says pregnant women should get their vaccinations after six babies are admitted with COVID-19

⭕ Five Nunavut elders test positive for COVID-19 at retirement home. [Ottawa Citizen]

⭕ A Federal Court judge refused a bid by four Canadian Forces members to avoid punishment for refusing COVID-19 vaccinations. [Ottawa Citizen]

⭕ Air Canada has suspended flights to Antigua, Aruba, Samana, Curacao, Exuma, Grenada, Puerto Plata, Santo Domingo, Bermuda, Grand Cayman, Havana, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Saint-Martin/Sint Maarten, and St. Kitts and Nevis due to concerns of COVID-10 [Ottawa Sun]

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