Mayo has the sixth lowest 14-day incidence rate from covid-19 in the country at 149 per 100, 000 people.

Sligo has the highest incidence rate in Connacht and sixth highest in the country at 295 per 100,000 people.

Galway has a 14-day incidence rate of 274, Leitrim has 225 and Roscommon has 223 per 100,000 people.

There were a record 1,283 new confirmed cases of Covid-19 in the country yesterday and three more deaths.

Across the region there were 51 new cases in Galway, 30 in Mayo, 27 in Roscommon, 8 in Sligo and 5 in Leitrim.

298 people with Covid-19 are being treated in Irish hospitals this morning - an increase of 24 since yesterday.

It's the highest number of patients in wards since May 25th.

31 people with the disease were in intensive care units last night, according to figures from the HSE.


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