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Covid-19 'hotspots' revealed with towns in Donegal and Longford worst affected


Lifford/Stranorlar in Co Donegal is the worst affected, with a 14-day incidence of 602.6 cases per 100,000 people - this is five times the national average of 116.4 cases per 100,000 people. Granard in Co Longford is second on the list with an incidence of 384.1. After that Carndonagh and Letterkenny in Co Donegal were fourth and fifth as they have an incidence rate of 347.8 and 332.3 respectively. Monaghan local electoral area has been ranked fifth with 317.3 cases per 100,000 people. Kimmage/ Rathmines is the Dublin has the sixth-highest incidence rate in the country, with 306.1 cases per 100,000. This is almost three times the national average.

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