There has been one further Covid-19 related death in the Republic of Ireland while 255 additional cases have been confirmed.
There has now been a total of 1,784 Covid-19 related deaths in Ireland along with 30,985 confirmed cases.
Of the cases notified today:
- 129 are men / 123 are women
- 68 per cent are under 45 years of age
- 34 per cent are confirmed to be associated with outbreaks or are close contacts of a confirmed case
- 156 cases are in Dublin, 22 in Waterford,13 in Donegal, 11 in Wicklow, nine in Limerick, eight in Kildare, five in Clare and the remaining 31 cases are in Carlow, Cork, Galway, Kerry, Laois, Longford, Louth, Mayo, Meath, Offaly, Tipperary, Westmeath and Wexford
69 cases have been identified as community transmission
The HSE is working to identify any contacts the patients may have had to provide them with information and advice to prevent further spread.