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Rate of Covid-19 falling in all but two areas of Cavan-Monaghan

Oct 1, 2021 07:10 By News Northern Sound
Rate of Covid-19 falling in all but two areas of Cavan-Monaghan Rate of Covid-19 falling in all but two areas of Cavan-Monaghan
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Carrickmacross-Castleblayney still has the highest incidence rate in the region, but it’s significantly lower than last week.

The rate of Covid-19 is falling across all but two electoral areas in Cavan and Monaghan.

Carrickmacross-Castleblayney still has the highest incidence rate in the region, but it’s significantly lower than last week.

There are 671.8 cases per 100,000 population in Carrickmacross-Castleblayney in the two weeks up to Monday, down from 1,078 a week previous.

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A similar fall was seen in the Monaghan MD, which has went from over an incidence rate of over 1,000 to 550.

Ballybay-Clones has a rate of 457.8, down from 649.

Bailieborough-Cootehill has the lowest incidence rate in Cavan at 348, and is the only LEA in the two counties to be below the national average of 389.

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However, the Ballyjamesduff and Cavan-Belturbet areas have seen increases in the past week.

Ballyjamesduff has gone from an incidence rate of 407 to 426, while Cavan-Belturbet is now at 562, where it was 428 last week.

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