The Department of Health has been notified of 464 confirmed new cases of Covid-19.
The number of people with the disease in ICU is 35, three fewer than yesterday. In total, there are 90 Covid patients in Irish hospitals.
In Northern Ireland, one person with coronavirus has died and there have been 68 positive cases reported in the past 24 hours. A total of 1,695,321 vaccines have been administered.
Today’s reported death was the first recorded Covid death in 11 days in Northern Ireland.
Meanwhile, the roll-out of the Covid-19 vaccination programme in Ireland continues apace with up to 300,000 vaccinations expected to be administered next week.