THE Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been notified of 1 additional death related to Covid-19.
There has been a total of 4,667 Covid-19-related deaths in Ireland.
As of midnight, Sunday 28th March, the HPSC has been notified of 539 confirmed cases of COVID-19. There is now a total of 235,078* confirmed cases of Covid-19 in Ireland.
Of the cases notified today:
- 288 are men / 249 are women
- 73% are under 45 years of age
- The median age is 32 years old
- 262 in Dublin, 32 in Kildare, 30 in Westmeath, 26 in Galway, 21 in Meath, 21 in Offaly and the remaining 147 cases are spread across 20 other counties**.
As of 8am today, 331 Covid-19 patients are hospitalised, of which 70 are in ICU. There were 19 additional hospitalisations in the past 24 hours.
As of March 26th 2021, 786,569 doses of Covid-19 vaccine have been administered in Ireland:
- 567,023 people have received their first dose
- 219,546 people have received their second dose
The COVID-19 Dashboard provides up-to-date information on the key indicators of COVID-19 in the community including daily data on Ireland’s Covid-19 vaccination programme.
*Validation of data at the HPSC has resulted in the denotification of 2 confirmed cases. The figure of 235,078 confirmed cases reflects this.
**County data should be considered provisional as the national Computerised Infectious Disease Reporting System (CIDR) is a dynamic system and case details are continually being validated and updated.
Today’s cases, 5-day moving average of new cases, 14-day incidence rate per 100,000 population and new cases in last 14 days (as of midnight 28 March 2021) (incidence rate based on Census 2016 county population)
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