Statement from the National Public Health Emergency Team – 11th February

February 11, 2021 0

The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been notified of 52 additional deaths related to COVID-19. As of midnight Wednesday 10 February, the HPSC has been notified of 866 confirmed cases of COVID-19.33 of these deaths occurred in February, 12 occurred in January, 6 in December or earlier and 1 is still under investigation. The median age of those who died was 83 years and the age range was 55 – 96 years. There has been a total of 3,846 COVID-19 related deaths in Ireland.

 

There has now been a total of 206,801* confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Ireland.

(*Validation of data at the HPSC has resulted in the denotification of 4 cases. The figure of 206,801 cases reflects this.)

Of the cases notified today:

  • 401 are men and 463 are women
  • 65% are under 45 years of age
  • the median age is 35 years old
  • 281 in Dublin, 63 in Galway, 56 in Kildare, 47 in Meath, 39 in Cork and the remaining 380 cases are spread across all other counties

As of 8am today, 984 COVID-19 patients are hospitalised, of which 172 are in ICU. There have been 44 additional hospitalisations in the past 24 hours.

The COVID-19 Dashboard provides up-to-date information on the key indicators of COVID-19 in the community. The dashboard also now includes information on total vaccines administered (1st dose).

If YOU or SOMEONE YOU KNOW are struggling and need help check out the local help/support available on our dedicated COVID-19 page.

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