The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been notified of 47 additional deaths related to Covid-19.
44 of these deaths occurred in February, 2 occurred in January and 1 in December.
As of midnight last night (Wed) 901 new cases of the virus were confirmed in the Republic.
Of the cases notified today - 437 were in Dublin, 49 in Limerick, 43 in Galway, 39 in Kildare, 32 in Meath and the remaining 301 cases are spread across all other counties.
There were 27 new cases in Mayo, 9 in Leitrim, 7 in Roscommon, 5 in Sligo.