THE Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been notified of 18 additional deaths related to Covid-19.
Of the deaths reported today, seven occurred in April, three in March, three in February, three in January and one death was reported as occurring before January.*
The median age of those who died was 85 years and the age range was 46-102 years.
There has been a total of 4,803 Covid-19 related deaths in Ireland.
As of midnight, Monday 12th April, the HPSC has been notified of 358 confirmed cases of Covid-19.
There has now been a total of 241,684** confirmed cases of Covid-19 in Ireland.
Of the cases notified today:
- 163 are men / 192 are women
- 73% are under 45 years of age
- The median age is 31 years old
- 166 in Dublin, 39 in Donegal, 16 in Kildare, 13 in Offaly, 12 in Meath, 12 in Limerick and the remaining 100 cases are spread across 18 other counties***.
As of 8am today, 205 Covid-19 patients are hospitalised, of which 48 are in ICU. There were 11 additional hospitalisations in the past 24 hours.
As of April 11th 2021, 1,063,666 doses of Covid-19 vaccine have been administered in Ireland:
- 749,450 people have received their first dose
- 314,216 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.
*There is 1 death where the date of death is under investigation.
**Validation of data at the HPSC has resulted in the denotification of 4 confirmed cases. The figure of 241,684 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.
- 7-day incidence 58.7
- 5-day moving average 396
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 12th April 2021) (incidence rate based on Census 2016 county population)
(to midnight 12Apr2021)
|5-Day Moving Average of New Cases||14-day incidence rate per 100,000 population
(to 12Apr 2021)
|New Cases during last 14 days
(to 12Apr 2021)
~The 5-day moving average of the number of new cases provides an appropriate indicator of current daily case numbers within a county. It takes account of any validation of cases for previous days and smooths out daily/weekend fluctuations in case numbers.