Latest figures Seven new deaths and 206 Covid-19 cases confirmed
There have been seven deaths and 206 new cases of Covid-19, the Department of Health have confirmed this evening.
The total death toll since the outbreak began is now 2,043.
As of midnight yesterday, there has now been a total of 71,699 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Ireland.
Of the new cases reported, 101 are men and 105 are women.
A total of 67 percent of the new cases are in people under 45 years of age and they have a median age of 34 years old.
The cases included 64 in Dublin, 23 in Limerick, 20 in Donegal, 18 in Cork, 14 in Louth, 14 in Meath and the remaining 53 cases in 18 counties.
As of 2pm today 248 COVID-19 patients are hospitalised, of which 35 are in ICU. 10 additional hospitalisations in the past 24 hours.
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