NORTHERN IRELAND HAS confirmed a further 125 cases of Covid-19 this afternoon.
In its latest update, Northern Ireland’s Department of Health said that one more person has died with Covid-19.
Today’s figures bring the total number of cases confirmed in the North to 115,932, while the number of people who have died has reached 2,104.
158 patients with a confirmed case of Covid-19 are hospitalised in Northern Ireland, with 14 Covid-19 patients in ICU.
Hospitals in the North are operating at 96% occupancy today.
Currently, there are eight active outbreaks in care homes in the North.
Yesterday, there were 159 cases and no deaths recorded.
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As of 11am this morning, 746,254 vaccine doses have been administered in Northern Ireland including 667,758 first doses and 78,496.
In the Republic, slightly more than 10% of the population have now received at least a first dose of a vaccine against Covid-19, representing 478,725 people.
Additionally, 175,526 second doses have been administered, which means 3.69% of the population are fully inoculated against the virus.