3 further deaths and 253 COVID-19 cases

A further 3 people with COVID-19 have died and there are 253 more confirmed cases.

116 of these are in Dublin, 22 in Kildare, 14 in Cork, 14 in Galway and 13 in Donegal, the rest are spread across 16 different counties.

Of the cases notified today:

  • 143 are men / 108 are women
  • 71% are under 45 years of age
  • 45% are confirmed to be associated with outbreaks or are close contacts of a confirmed case
  • 61 cases have been identified as community transmission

The county-by-county breakdown is correct as of midnight on Wednesday and shows the total number of confirmed cases in Kerry remains at 362.