Statement from the National Public Health Emergency Team – 25th November

November 25, 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 2,033* COVID-19 related deaths in Ireland. As of midnight Tuesday 24 November, the HPSC has been notified of 269 confirmed cases of COVID-19.

There has now been a total of 71,187* * confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Ireland.

(*Validation of data at the HPSC led to the denotification of 1 death. The figure of 2,033 deaths reflects this.)
(* *Validation of data at the HPSC led to the denotification of 12 confirmed cases. The figure of 71,187 confirmed cases reflects this.)

Of the cases notified today:

  • 123 are men and 146 are women
  • 64% are under 45 years of age
  • the median age is 35 years old
  • 88 in Dublin, 42 in Cork, 25 in Limerick, 20 in Louth, 16 in Donegal, and the remaining 78 spread across 17 other counties

As of 2pm today, 260 COVID-19 patients are hospitalised, of which 36 are in ICU. There have been 23 additional hospitalisations in the past 24 hours.

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