A nurse takes a swab from a driver at the Covid-19 test centre
The latest Covid-19 infection rates for each town area in Kildare have been published and show levels have multipled several times since before Christmas.
The statistics for Local Electoral Areas are calculated for the two week period up to Monday, January 11.
Also provided are 14-day incidence rates per 100,000 population.
The national incidence rate per 100,000 of population is 1,410.3.
The latest figures show that Celbridge, Naas and Athy have the highest rates in the county but are still below the national average per 100,000 of population.
Confirmed Cases (for two week period): 285
Rate per 100,000 population: 1,317.9
Confirmed Cases: 499
Rate per 100,000 population: 1,275.4
Confirmed Cases: 304
Rate per 100,000 population: 1,145.4
Confirmed Cases: 312
Rate per 100,000 population: 1,049.4
Confirmed Cases: 144
Rate per 100k population: 907.9
Confirmed Cases: 217
LEA rate per 100,000 population: 763.1
Confirmed Cases: 258
Rate per 100,000 population: 727.1
Confirmed cases: 157 confirmed
Rate per 100,000 population: 610.8.