The Department of Health has been notifed of 7 new COVID-19 related deaths this evening.
The Department has also reported 243 new cases of the virus.
91 in Dublin, 26 in Donegal, 18 in Cork, 16 in Waterford, 15 in Limerick, and the remaining 77 cases are spread across another 18 counties, including 6 in Kerry.
The 14-day incidence rate per 100,000 people in Kerry is now 53.5.
That figure nationally is 93.7.