Covid-19: 802,502 vaccinations have been administered

Tuesday, March 30

The latest available figures from the HSE are from March 27.

802,502 doses of the Covid-19 vaccine have been administered. 

577,641 people have received their first vaccine dose, while 224,861 people have received their second dose.

HSE figures show there has been a further reduction in the number of patients with Covid-19 in hospitals and in intensive care.

There are 310 patients with the disease in hospital, down from 313 recorded last night.

There are 67 of these patients in ICU, a reduction of three cases.

Meanwhile, the Department of Health has been notified of 14 further coronavirus-related deaths and 368 new cases. 

There have now been 4,681 coronavirus-related deaths in Ireland, while the total number of confirmed cases now stands at 235,444.

127 of the new cases were reported in Dublin, 34 in Kildare, 26 in Meath, 21 in Limerick, 19 in Offaly and the remaining 141 cases are spread across 18 other counties.