There have been 129 additional cases of Covid-19 confirmed in county Mayo today. It brings the number of cases recorded in the county over the last two weeks to 2,203.
200 additional cases were confirmed in Galway, 27 in Roscommon, 14 in Sligo and less than five in Leitrim.
The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been notified of 63 additional deaths related to Covid-19.
5 of these deaths occurred in November 2020, 1 of these deaths occurred in December 2020, and the remaining 56 occurred in January 2021. The date of death for one reported death remains under investigation.
There has been a total of 2,460 Covid-19 related deaths in Ireland.
As of midnight Tuesday 12 January, the HPSC has been notified of 3,569 confirmed cases of Covid-19. There has now been a total of 159,144 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Ireland.
As of 2pm today (Wednesday), 1,770 COVID-19 patients are hospitalised, of which 172 are in ICU. There have been 133 additional hospitalisations in the past 24 hours