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Five additional COVID-19 related deaths and further 720 cases confirmed this evening

Oct 27, 2020 17:10 By radiokerrynews
Five additional COVID-19 related deaths and further 720 cases confirmed this evening Five additional COVID-19 related deaths and further 720 cases confirmed this evening
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The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has been notified of five additional deaths related to COVID-19 this evening. There have now been a total of

The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has been notified of five additional deaths related to COVID-19 this evening.

There have now been a total of 1,890 COVID-19 related deaths in Ireland.

As of midnight Monday, October 26th, the HPSC has been notified of 720 confirmed cases of COVID-19, including 21 in Kerry.

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There is now a total of 58,767 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Ireland; validation of data at the HPSC has resulted in the denotification of 20 confirmed cases.

The latest county-by-county breakdown, which is valid up to midnight on Sunday, October 25th, shows the number of cases in Kerry now stands at 994.

Of the cases notified today:

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  • 348 are men / 371 are women
  • 65% are under 45 years of age
  • The median age is 32 years old
  • 228 in Dublin, 130 in Cork, 47 in Galway, 31 in Meath, 27 in Limerick and the remaining 257 cases are spread across another 20 counties.

As of 2pm today, 341 COVID-19 patients are hospitalised, of which 38 are in ICU.

Today’s cases, 14-day incidence rate per 100,000 population and new cases in last 14 days (as of midnight 26 October 2020) (incidence rate based on Census 2016 county population)

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County Today’s cases

(to midnight 26OCT2020)

14-Day incidence rate per 100,000 population

(13OCT2020 to 26OCT2020)

New Cases during last 14 days

(13OCT2020 to 26OCT2020)

IRELAND 720 307.6 14,648
Cavan 18 962.2 733
Meath 31 662.9 1,293
Sligo 6 439.5 288
Westmeath 13 438.2 389
Galway 47 385.6 995
Monaghan 13 364.9 224
Cork 130 336.5 1,827
Donegal 7 319.1 508
Louth 17 311.1 401
Carlow 11 309.1 176
Limerick 27 301.2 587
Kildare 22 299.8 667
Longford 6 291.1 119
Kerry 21 280.3 414
Wexford 13 269.2 403
Mayo 23 265.1 346
Roscommon <5 264.9 171
Dublin 228 260.0 3,503
Laois 11 251.5 213
Clare 13 250.8 298
Waterford 20 226.4 263
Offaly 13 223.2 174
Leitrim <5 206.0 66
Kilkenny 12 175.3 174
Wicklow 9 142.5 203
Tipperary 6 133.5 213

 

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