Thirty-six children aged under 15 have been hospitalised with Covid-19 in Ireland


The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has released a statistical analysis of the most up-to-date data of confirmed Covid-19 cases, hospitalisations, and deaths in Ireland.

As of yesterday, there were 16 further deaths and 51 confirmed cases, bringing the total number of deaths to 1,561, and 24,251 confirmed cases.

There have been a total of 36 cases of children aged under 15 hospitalised with Covid-19, which accounts for 1.1% of hospitalised cases.

Leitrim, Sligo, Waterford and Carlow continue to have the least amount of cases.