Hawaii sees 255 new coronavirus cases, bringing statewide total to 78,404 – Honolulu, Hawaii

Honolulu, Hawaii 2021-09-27 15:00:00 –

Hawaii Ministry of Health officials reported 255 new confirmed possibilities coronavirus Today’s infectious diseases total 78,404 in the state since the outbreak of the pandemic.

As no new virus-related deaths have been reported today, COVID-19 deaths across the state remain at 757.

The state’s official coronavirus-related deaths were 573 on Oahu, 84 on Maui, 86 on the Big Island, 8 on Kauai, 1 on Molokai, and 5 outside Hawaii. Includes people from Hawaii.

Today, the number of deaths related to coronavirus in the United States exceeds 688,000, and the number of infections nationwide exceeds 42.9 million.

Today’s new possible infections by island include 162 on Oahu, 17 on Maui, 32 on the Big Island, 33 on Kauai, 4 on Molokai, and Hawaii. Includes 7 Hawaiians diagnosed outside the state.

State health authorities include the possibility of infection in the total number of cases. Possibility of infection includes people who have not been tested for confirmation but who appear to have been infected with the virus because of known exposure and symptoms or because of a positive antigen test.

Since the outbreak, the total number of coronaviruses that may have been identified per island is 54,541 on Oahu, 9,000 on Maui, 9,889 on Hawaii County, 2,215 on Kauai, 139 on Lanai, and 222 on Molokai. .. There are also 2,398 Hawaiian residents diagnosed outside the state.

By island, there are 3,949 active cases on Oahu, 874 on Big Island, 510 on Maui, 414 on Kauai, 2 on Lanai, and 39 on Molokai.

Of all confirmed cases of Hawaii infection, 4,249 required hospitalizations and 20 new hospitalizations were reported today.

Twenty hospitalizations across the state are Hawaiian residents diagnosed and treated outside the state. Of the 4,229 hospitalizations in the state, 3,391 were on Oahu, 470 were on Maui, 318 were on the Big Island, 42 were on Kauai, 5 were on Lanai, and 3 were on Molokai.

The average number of cases on Oahu for seven days is 230, and the average positive rate for seven days is 4.8%, state health officials said today.

This latest news will be updated as more information becomes available.

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