Statement from the National Public Health Emergency Team – 24th November

November 24, 2020 0

The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been notified of 6 additional deaths related to COVID-19. There has been a total of 2,028 COVID-19 related deaths in Ireland. As of midnight Monday 23 November, the HPSC has been notified of 226 confirmed cases of COVID-19.

There has now been a total of 70,930 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Ireland.

Of the cases notified today:

  • 115 are men and 109 are women
  • 56% are under 45 years of age
  • the median age is 42 years old
  • 64 in Dublin, 41 in Donegal, 23 in Tipperary, 13 in Limerick, 12 in Louth, 12 in Wicklow, and the remaining 61 in 16 other counties

As of 2pm today, 292 COVID-19 patients are hospitalised, of which 36 are in ICU. There have been 18 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.

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