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Fewer than five new cases of COVID-19 diagnosed in Clare

The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been notified of fewer than five new cases of COVID-19 in Clare with 16 additional deaths related to COVID-19 nationally. New cases in Clare for the past 14 days now stand at 104.

3 deaths occurred in March, 12 in February, 1 in January.

The median age of those who died was 88 years and the age range was 59 – 96 years.

There has been a total of 4,534 COVID-19 related deaths in Ireland.

As of midnight, Friday 12th March, the HPSC has been notified of 543 confirmed cases of COVID-19. There is now a total of 226,358* confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Ireland.

Of the cases notified today:

  • 269 are men / 271 are women
  • 73% are under 45 years of age
  • The median age is 29 years old
  • 235 in Dublin, 50 in Kildare, 39 in Donegal, 31 in Meath, 28 in Galway and the remaining 160 cases are spread across 20 other counties**

 

As of 8am today, 340 COVID-19 patients are hospitalised, of which 85 are in ICU. 15 additional hospitalisations in the past 24 hours.

 

As of March 10th, 570,391 doses of COVID-19 vaccine have been administered in Ireland:

 

  • 409,662 people have received their first dose
  • 160,729 people have received their second dose

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