Thurston County reported 34 new cases of COVID-19 on Saturday, and announced the death of a man in his 90s and a man in his 70s.
Of the latest cases, 127 are in Dublin, 46 are in Cork, 26 are in Louth, 22 are in Donegal, 20 are in Limerick and the remaining 103 cases are spread across 20 other counties.
But Carlow and Kilkenny have both registered less that five cases in the past 24 hours.
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The Department of Health said that 73pc of confirmed cases are those under 45 years of age. The median age is 28 years old.
The national 14-day incidence rate has now fallen to 109 per 100,000 population.
As of this afternoon, there were 282 COVID-19 patients in Irish hospitals, including 31 in intensive care.
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However, Stephen Donnelly says it's too early to say what restrictions will be in place for the festive season.
The latest deaths increases the Covid toll to 2,022, while the total number of infections has climbed to 70,143.
However, all non-essential retail will have to close again next Friday for a further two weeks.
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