Covid-19 daily figures

  • 1,031 new cases of Covid-19 have been confirmed this evening, while there have been no further deaths. 

    235 cases are in Dublin and 232 in Cork.

    In this region, there are 60 new cases in Galway, 30 in Sligo, 27 in Mayo and 10 in Roscommon.

    There's now a total of 50,993 confirmed cases of the virus in Ireland.


  • 102 new cases of COVID-19  have been confirmed this evening, and no new deaths recorded by the Department of Health.

    Half of the new cases are in Dublin and the Department has said people in the capital in particular need to be incredibly careful over the next week.

    Dr Ronan Glynn also gave a warning for people living in Limerick.

    11 cases today have been identified in Leitrim, 6 in Galway and 29 spread between 14 other counties including Mayo.



    13 additional Covid deaths have been confirmed this evening, and 1,269 additional cases of the virus. 

    221 of the cases are in Meath and 203 in Dublin.

    In this region, there are 74 new cases in Galway, 28 in Mayo, 27 in Sligo, and less than 5 in both Roscommon and Leitrim.

  • 190 more cases of Covid-19 have been confirmed, and one further death.

    It means the number of people who've contracted the virus here stands at almost 27-thousand, five hundred.

    There are no new confirmed cases in Connacht this evening.


  • 196 new cases of Covid 19 have been confirmed in the Republic of Ireland this evening.

    There have been no further deaths recorded linked to the virus.

    107 of today's cases are in Dublin, 12 are in Waterford, 11 in Limerick, 8 in Wicklow, 7 in Meath, 7 in Kildare, 6 in Laois, 6 in Westmeath - and the rest spread across 14 other counties, including Mayo, Galway, Roscommon and Leitrim.

    37 of the new cases are linked to community transmission and 27 are people over the age of 65.

    That's something health officials are concerned about - with the number of new infections among older people almost doubling in the last 2 weeks.

    Acting Chief Medical Officer Dr Ronan Glynn has again urged people to limit their contacts in order to limit the opportunity for the virus to spread.

    He says this can help protect people's families, their communities and those who are most vulnerable.

  • The Chief Medical Officer has warned Ireland is now dealing with 'widespread' community transmission of Covid-19.

    Dr Tony Holohan says it has become 'a whole population issue' and has appealed to every individual, family, household and workplace to act on public health advice.

    It comes as three further deaths were confirmed last night, along with a further 811 new cases of the virus - spread across all counties.

    Cavan has overtaken Donegal as the newest hotspot, after 22 new cases gave it an incidence of over 412 cases per 100,000 in the last 14 days.

    There were 9 new cases in Mayo yesterday, 39 in Galway, 8 in Sligo and less than 5 in both Roscommon and Leitrim.

    In terms of the 14-day incidence rate of the virus in Connacht, Sligo has overtaken Roscommon and now has a rate of 187.

    Roscommon is at 182 cases per 100,000 people, Galway is next at 165, with Leitrim at 137 and Mayo remains the only Connacht county with a 14-day incidence rate of less than 100 - it's now at just over 80.

    105 new cases of the virus have been confirmed in Mayo in the past 2 weeks, compared to 427 in Galway, 123 in Sligo and 118 in Roscommon.

    The latest HSE update shows 230 patients in hospital with confirmed Covid-19 - this includes 5 patients at Mayo University Hospital, 8 at UHG and one at both Sligo and Portiuncla Hospitals.


  • One more death has been reported this evening from Covid-19, with 429 new cases of the virus in the Republic of Ireland.

    Of today's cases, there are 189 in Dublin, with 60 in Cork, 31 in Donegal and 28 in Galway.

    The rest are spread across 19 different counties.

  • Six deaths related to Covid-19 have been recorded in the Republic of Ireland today. 

    Another 23 cases have also been confirmed.

    It means there have been 1,743 deaths and 25,565 confirmed cases.

    The reproductive rate of the virus is now 'at or above one'.

  • 307 new cases of Covid-19 were confirmed yesterday evening in the Republic of Ireland - the highest daily total since early May.

    This includes 6 new cases in Galway, 182 in Dublin,  25 in Kildare, 19 in Limerick, 15 in each of Wexford and Louth, with the remaining cases are spread across 16 different counties including Sligo.

    Health officials also confirmed one further death linked to the virus.

    A closer look at Connacht shows that, over the last 14 day period, there were an additional 31 cases confirmed in Galway, bringing the county's total to 540.

    16 additional cases brought Leitrim's total over 100 - but is still the lowest county in the country followed by Sligo which has recorded 2 more cases over the last fortnight to 158.

    Roscommon has confirmed 12 additional cases over 14 days, bringing the confirmed number to 365, while Mayo showed 6 additional cases over the 2 weeks, bringing the total to 593. 


    There are another 93 cases of Covid-19 in the Republic this evening, and no deaths.

    34 of the new cases are Dublin, 7 are in Kildare and the others are spread across 15 other counties.

    It brings the total number of cases to 28,453.

    The death toll remains at 1,777.

    The R number is now between 1 and 1.2 an improvement on what we've seen recently but still not where we want to be, according to Professor Philip Nolan. 


  • 334 new cases of Covid-19 have been identified in the Republic in the last 24 hours, while there have been no new recorded deaths.

    Of today's cases, 174 are in Dublin, 36 in Cork, 30 in Kildare, 18 in Donegal and 10 are in Louth.

    There are also 10 new cases in Galway, and 6 in both Mayo and Roscommon.

    Concerns in Louth, Donegal and Waterford won't be eased by today's announcement, with 34 cases being recorded in those three counties.


  • 518 people have tested positive for Covid 19 in the last 24 hours, while there have been no additional deaths.

    68%  of the new cases are in people under 45 years of age.

    134 of the cases are in Dublin, 53 are in Cork, 49 are in Limerick, 34 in are Donegal, 32 are in Meath and the remaining 216 cases are spread across 20 counties.


  • The Department of Health has been notified of 53 new cases of Covid-19.

    There is now a total of 28,813 confirmed cases of coronavirus in Ireland. 

    No further deaths associated with the virus were reported this evening.

    The death toll from Covid-19 stands at 1,777.


  • Three more people have died of Covid-19 in the Republic and  324 new cases were confirmed this evening.

    167 are in Dublin, 42 are in Donegal and 34 are in Cork, while in this region, 6 more cases have been confirmed in Co Roscommon.

    Dr Ronan Glynn, acting Chief Medical Officer, says doctors are coming across more cases arising from people who are close contacts of confirmed cases, but not restricting their movements.