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Latest figures Coronavirus Ireland: One further death and 434 new Covid-19 cases confirmed

A total of 166 COVID-19 patients are hospitalised, of which 48 are in ICU.


There has been one further Covid-19 related death while 434 new cases of the virus have been confirmed by the Department of Health this evening.

This brings the Covid-19 death toll to 4,867 while the total number of confirmed cases in Ireland now stands at 245,743.

The median age of those who died was 31 years old with 74 per cent of cases ocurring in people under 45 years of age.

.Of the cases notified today, 228 were disgnosed in men and 204 are women.

Of the new cases, 217 are in Dublin, 30 in Kildare, 30 in Cork, 27 in Limerick, 21 Donegal and the remaining 109 cases are spread across 20 other countie

As of 8am today, 166 COVID-19 patients are hospitalised, of which 48 are in ICU. 17 additional hospitalisations in the past 24 hours.

As of April 21st, 2021, 1,275,828 doses of COVID-19 vaccine have been administered in Ireland with 904,774 people having received their first dose and 371,054 people having received their second dose.

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