The Department of Health has reported 403 new cases of COVID-19 this evening and no further deaths related to the disease.
Of the cases reported today, 14 are in Galway, taking the two-week incidence rate in the county to 84.9 cases per 100,000 people – which is below the national average rate of 115.
A total of 219 new cases have been confirmed in Galway over the past two weeks.
The median age of the cases reported nationally is 31 and 73% of the cases are under the age of 45.
As of 8am today, 183 people with COVID-19 are in hospital across the Republic, of whom 50 are in ICU. There have been 7 additional hospitalisations in the past 24 hours.