No new deaths related to Covid-19 reported in Ireland, 456 new cases
Nearly two million vaccine doses have been administered.
There have been no new deaths reported to the Health Protection Surveillance Centre today.
The HPSC has also been notified of an additional 456 confirmed cases of Covid-19 in the country.
There has been a total of 4,937 Covid-19 related deaths in Ireland and 254,450 confirmed cases.
Of the cases notified today 233 are men and 223 are women.
81% are under 45 years of age, with the median age being 27 years old.
189 of the cases are in Dublin, 52 are in Cork, 49 are in Donegal, 39 are in Kildare, 17 are in Galway and the remaining 110 cases are spread across 20 other counties.
As of 8am today, 111 Covid-19 patients are hospitalised, of which 36 are in ICU.
11 additional hospitalisations occurred in the past 24 hours.
As of Tuesday, 11 May, 1,922,913 doses of Covid-19 vaccine have been administered in Ireland.
1,408,105 people have received their first dose and 514,808 people have received their second dose.
In regards to vaccinations, Chief Medical Officer Dr Tony Holohan said in a statement: “Our key objective remains to follow the public health advice in our daily activities as we continue to chart our way through this pandemic.
“I would encourage people who have been vaccinated, to safely resume your lives, mindful of the guidelines.
"For those awaiting vaccination, the many choices we make to stick with the public health advice will keep ourselves and our loved ones safe.”