Department of Health
Published on 8 February 2021
Last updated on 10 February 2021
The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been notified of 6 additional deaths related to COVID-19.
5 of these deaths occurred in February, and 1 occurred in January.
The median age of those who died was 84 years and the age range was 75-95 years.
There has been a total of 3,687* COVID-19 related deaths in Ireland.
(*Validation of data at the HPSC has resulted in the denotification of 5 deaths. The figure of 3,687 deaths reflects this.)
As of midnight Sunday 7 February, the HPSC has been notified of 829 confirmed cases of COVID-19. There has now been a total of 204,397 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Ireland.
Of the cases notified today:
As of 8am today, 1,212 COVID-19 patients are hospitalised, of which 176 are in ICU. There have been 39 additional hospitalisations in the past 24 hours.
As of 5 February, 230,766 doses of COVID-19 vaccine have been administered in Ireland:
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