ANOTHER 11 people have died after testing positive for Covid-19, the latest daily figures show.

A further 3077 positive cases of the virus have also been recorded with a positivity rate of 8.1%.

The new deaths, among people who first tested positive in the previous 28 days, bring the total under that measure to 9672.

There were nine new cases of the Omicron variant recorded in the latest data, bringing the total of this variant to 108.

Some 582 people were in hospital on Tuesday with recently confirmed Covid-19, an increase of six.

Of these people, 41 were in intensive care, an increase of three.

A total of 4,357,567 people have received their first dose of a Covid vaccination, 3,965,437 have received their second dose and 1,961,588 have received a third dose or booster.