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29/07/2021

Buncrana Electoral Area has highest rate of Covid in the State

Carndonagh Electoral Area has third highest rate

Buncrana Electoral Area has highest rate of Covid in the State

Buncrana Electoral Area has highest rate of Covid in the State

The Buncrana Electoral Area (North Inishowen) in County Donegal has the highest rate of Covid-19 in the State.

A detailed breakdown of coronavirus cases in each Local Electoral Authority (LEA) shows that, as of last Monday (June 28),  Buncrana Electoral Area) had a 14-day incidence rate of 608.1 per 100,000.

This compares to an incidence rate across the State of 107 per 100,000.

Dungarvan in County Waterford had the second highest incidence of Covid, with 600.1 cases per 100,000.

Carndonagh Electoral Area (South Inishowen), had the third highest rate of infection at 489.3.

The Derry City and Strabane District Council area has the highest Covid rate of the 11 councils in Northern Ireland.

The current rate in the Derry and Strabane council area is 298.8 per 100,000.

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