Coronavirus Update – 8 March 2022

8 March 2022

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


hospitalizationschangein icuchange
779πŸ”Ί 86246πŸ”Έ -3
1,115,492πŸ”Ί1,20812,591 πŸ”Ί 20

πŸ’‰ Eligible people vaccinated with one dose (5+)89.3% 
πŸ’‰ Eligible people vaccinated with two doses (5+)


πŸ’‰ All people in Ontario with third dose47.5%

Ontario COVID Page    Ontario Vaccine Rates 


hospitalizationschangein icuchange
1,252πŸ”Έ -277πŸ”Έ -2
930,750πŸ”Ί93514,120 πŸ”Ί 29
πŸ’‰ Eligible people vaccinated with one dose (5+)91.4%
πŸ’‰ Eligible people vaccinated with two doses (5+)87%
πŸ’‰ All people in Quebec with third dose49%

Quebec COVID Page     Quebec Vaccine Rates


hospitalizationschangein icuchange
10πŸ”Έ -30πŸ”Έ 0
cases changedeaths
63,561πŸ”Ί 89

751 πŸ”Ί 1

πŸ’‰ Eligible people vaccinated with one dose (5+)

913,500 (92%)
πŸ’‰ Eligible people vaccinated with two doses (5+)873,442 (88%)
πŸ’‰ Eligible people vaccinated with three doses (12+)553,649 (61%)

Ottawa Public Health     Ottawa Vaccination Rates.    Ottawa Wastewater 


hospitalizationschangein icuchange
13πŸ”Έ -66πŸ”Ί 1
35,521πŸ”Ί 24288 πŸ”Ί 1


As of March 8, 2022 Updated Weekly

πŸ’‰ Eligible people vaccinated with one dose (12+) 89%
πŸ’‰ Eligible people vaccinated with two doses (12+)86.8%

Outaouais Public Health    Quebec Vaccination Rates


The Health Unit is changing the way they report. In the meantime, they are reporting only selected information. 

hospitalizationschangein icuchange
3πŸ”Έ -20πŸ”Έ 0
active caseschangedeaths
-πŸ”Έ -201 πŸ”Έ 0

Eastern Ontario Health Unit.   Daily Stats  


β­• The Winnipeg Zoo is giving COVID-19 vaccines to its prinates, tigers, and snowleopards.  [Toronto Star]

β­• Transport Canada has fined the six partiers on the Sunwing flight last year. Video showed the parties singing and dancing unmasked in the aisles. For their trouble, they had their return flights cancelled. The fine may be as high as $5,000. [CP24]

β­• The CEO of Pfizer said that Jared Kushner, former US President Donald Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser and head of the COVID-19 task force at the time, wanted the company to divert vaccines from Canada to the United States. [Business Insider]

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