Another 461 new Covid cases and five additional Covid related deaths have been confirmed by the Health Protection Surveillance Centre.
There has been a total of 4,872 Covid-19 related deaths in Ireland and a total of 246,204 confirmed cases of Covid-19 in Ireland.
- 235 are men / 224 are women
- 75% are under 45 years of age
- The median age is 28 years old
As of 8am today, 162 Covid-19 patients are hospitalised, of which 46 are in ICU. There have been nine additional hospitalisations in the past 24 hours.
As of April 22 2021, 1,317,165 doses of Covid-19 vaccine have been administered in Ireland. 934,980 people have received their first dose and 382,185 people have received their second dose.