COVID19 UPDATE: 2 New Deaths, 234 Confirmed Cases

The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been informed that 2 people with COVID-19 have died.

There has now been a total of 1,794 COVID-19 related deaths in Ireland.

As of midnight Tuesday, 21 September, the HPSC has been notified of 234 confirmed cases of COVID-19. There is now a total of 33,675* confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Ireland. 

Of the cases notified today;

  • 115 are men / 119 are women
  • 68% are under 45 years of age
  • 49% are confirmed to be associated with outbreaks or are close contacts of a confirmed case
  • 34 cases have been identified as community transmission
  • 103 cases are in Dublin, 30 in Donegal, 22 in Galway, 21 in Cork, 13 in Wicklow, 12 in Louth, 9 in Kildare, 8 in Meath, with the remaining 17 spread across 10 counties.

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