Hawaii sees 380 new coronavirus cases, bringing statewide total to 69,144 – Honolulu, Hawaii

Honolulu, Hawaii 2021-09-12 10:25:12 –

Hawaii Ministry of Health officials reported 380 new confirmed possibilities coronavirus Today’s infectious diseases total 69,144 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 626.

The state’s official coronavirus-related deaths were 478 on Oahu, 76 on Maui, 63 on the Big Island, 4 on Kauai, 1 on Molokai, and 4 outside Hawaii. Includes people from Hawaii.

Today, the number of deaths related to coronavirus in the United States exceeds 651,000, and the number of infections nationwide exceeds 40.4 million.

Today’s new possible infections by island are 203 on Oahu, 54 on Maui, 95 on the Big Island, 19 on Kauai, and 9 out-of-state diagnoses. Includes people Hawaii residents.

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

Since the outbreak, the total number of coronaviruses that may have been identified on each island is 48,443 on Oahu, 8,087 on Maui, 8,490 on Hawaii County, 1,605 on Kauai, 134 on Lanai, and 166 on Molokai. .. There are also 2,219 Hawaiian residents diagnosed outside the state.

The statistics released today reflect new cases of infection reported to the department on Monday.

Health officials also said today that 11,067 of the state’s total infections are believed to be active. Authorities say they consider infectious diseases reported in the last 14 days to be “substitute numbers for active cases.” The total number of active cases in the state has decreased by 198 today.

By island, there are 7,658 active cases on Oahu, 1,705 on Big Island, 1,170 on Maui, 516 on Kauai, 6 on Lanai, and 12 on Molokai.

Health officials counted 8,651 new COVID-19 test results in today’s tally, with a state-wide positive rate of 4.39%. According to Hawaii’s COVID-19 data dashboard, the state has an average 7-day positive rate of 7.2%.

According to the latest Hawaii COVID-19 Vaccine Summary, as of Tuesday, 1,908,298 vaccines were being administered through state and federal distribution programs, an increase of 9,180 from the previous day. Health officials say that 64.7% of the state’s population is currently fully vaccinated and 72.9% have been vaccinated at least once.

Of all confirmed cases of Hawaii infection, 3,794 required hospitalization, and 107 new hospitalizations were reported today.

Nineteen hospitalizations across the state are Hawaiian residents diagnosed and treated outside the state. Of the 3,775 hospitalizations in the state, 3,083 were on Oahu, 428 were on Maui, 233 were on Hawaii, 24 were on Kauai, 5 were on Lanai, and 2 were on Molokai.

As of today, a total of 433 virus patients are in hospitals in Hawaii, 93 in the intensive care unit and 76 on ventilators, according to the latest information from the agency’s Hawaii COVID-19 data dashboard. Was there.

The average 7-day number of cases on Oahu is 470, with an average 7-day positive rate of 8.2%, state health officials said today.

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

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