strong>ANOTHER 34 cases of Covid-19 have been confirmed in Donegal today.
Health officials have this evening confirmed a further eight Covid-19 related deaths.
Another 329 cases were confirmed nationally.
Of the cases notified today:
– 162 are men and 166 are women
– 64% are under 45 years of age
the median age is 37 years old
– 86 in Dublin, 41 in Louth, 34 in Donegal, 25 in Limerick, 17 in Kildare and the remaining 126 cases are spread across another 20 counties
As of 2pm today, 196 COVID-19 patients are hospitalised, of which 31 are in ICU.
There have been 13 additional hospitalisations in the past 24 hours.