12 new cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in Clare this evening with 575 new cases confirmed nationwide.
Clare’s incidence rate of 149 per 100,000 people is the seventh lowest in the country.
The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been notified of 45 additional deaths related to COVID-19.
41 of these deaths occurred in February, 4 in January.
The median age of those who died was 84 years and the age range was 55-104 years.
There has been a total of 4,181 COVID-19 related deaths in Ireland.