Statement from the National Public Health Emergency Team – 1st November

November 1, 2020 0

The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been notified of 2 additional deaths related to COVID-19. There has been a total of 1,915 COVID-19 related deaths in Ireland. As of midnight Saturday 31 October the HPSC has been notified of 552 confirmed cases of COVID-19.

There has now been a total of 62,002* confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Ireland.

(*Validation of data at the HPSC has resulted in the denotification of 6 confirmed cases. The figure of 62,002 confirmed cases reflects this.)

Of the cases notified today:

  • 275 are men and 275 are women
  • 63% are under 45 years of age
  • the median age is 36 years old
  • 173 in Dublin, 86 in Cork, 40 in Limerick, 30 in Donegal and the remaining 223 cases are across all other counties

As of 2pm today, 330 COVID-19 patients are hospitalised, of which 47 are in ICU. There have been 17 additional hospitalisations in the past 24 hours.

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