The Health Protection Surveillance Centre (HPSC) has today been notified of 1,358 confirmed cases of Covid-19.
As of 8 am today, 400 Covid-19 patients are hospitalised, of which 75 are in ICU. The five-day moving average is 1,578.
According to the HSPC’s latest information, between Monday, October 1st and midnight Thursday, October 7th, 104 new cases of Covid-19 were identified in County Roscommon. This gives a 7-day incidence rate of 161.1 per 100,000, less than the national average of 185.7.
Between September 24th and October 7th, 236 new cases.
In neighbouring counties over the 7 day period, Longford had 138 new cases, Leitrim 68, Galway 461, Westmeath 167, Sligo 111, Offaly 116, and Mayo 145.