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16 new cases of Covid-19 in Clare brings 14-day total to 172

The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been notified of 16 new Covid-19 cases in Clare while there have been 47 additional deaths related to Covid-19.

44 of these deaths occurred in February, 2 occurred in January and 1 in December.

The median age of those who died was 81 years and the age range was 51 – 99 years.

There has been a total of 4,082 Covid-19 related deaths in Ireland.

As of midnight, Wednesday, February 17, the HPSC has been notified of 901 confirmed cases of Covid-19. There is now a total of 212,647 confirmed cases of Covid-19 in Ireland.

Of the cases notified today:

  • 473 are men / 422 are women
  • 65% are under 45 years of age
  • The median age is 36 years old
  • 437 in Dublin, 49 in Limerick, 43 in Galway, 39 in Kildare, 32 in Meath and the remaining 301 cases are spread across all other counties.

As of 8am today, 771 Covid-19 patients are hospitalised, of which 151 are in ICU. 48 additional hospitalisations in the past 24 hours.

As of February 15, 280,581 doses of Covid-19 vaccine have been administered in Ireland:

  • 182,193 people have received their first dose
  • 98,388 people have received their second dose

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