Coronavirus: 53 new confirmed cases in Galway

Galway Daily news 25 percent drop in COVID cases in Galway hospitals

939 new cases of COVID-19 were reported by the Department of Health today as well as three further deaths related to the virus.

Of the cases reported today, 53 are in Galway, which is the fourth worst affected county after Dublin, Cork and Meath.

The median age of today’s cases is 32 years, and 66% are under the age of 45.

There has now been a total of 58,067 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the Republic and over 2,000 have been in Galway.

Hospital statistics

Total number of cases 57,131
Total number hospitalised 4,210
Total number admitted to ICU 529
Total number of deaths 1,628
Total number of healthcare workers 10,172
Number clusters notified 6,257
Cases associated with clusters 27,834
Median age 40