Forty-nine more people have tested positive for Covid-19 in Northern Ireland in the past 24 hours.
The Department of Health’s daily dashboard shows 3,400 people were tested yesterday.
There have been a total of 225,460 individuals tested since the start of the outbreak, with 7,187 returning a positive result.
Seventeen people remain in hospital with Covid-19, with two patients in an intensive care unit.
Figures on the number of coronavirus-related deaths are not updated at the weekend so the total remains at 560.
In the Republic of Ireland, 42 new cases of Covid-19 have been reported in the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of cases to 28,760.
No new deaths were recorded, with the total remaining at 1,777.
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On Friday, the government statistics agency, Nisra, released its weekly update which showed there had been a total of 871 Covid-19 related deaths in Northern Ireland.
The Nisra measure captures all deaths linked to coronavirus and includes confirmed infections and suspected cases in which coronavirus is mentioned on the death certificate.
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