Hawaii sees 4 new coronavirus-related deaths, 124 additional infections – Honolulu, Hawaii

Honolulu, Hawaii 2021-12-04 13:55:00 –

Hawaii Ministry of Health officials today made four new reports coronavirusDue to state-wide associated deaths and 124 newly identified infectious diseases, the state has totaled 1,032 deaths and 88,147 cases since the onset of the pandemic.

More information on recent deaths on Oahu was not immediately available.

The state’s official coronavirus-related deaths are 766 on Oahu, 140 on the Big Island, 101 on Maui, 13 on Kauai, 1 on Molokai, and 11 out-of-state. Includes Hawaii residents.

Today, the number of deaths related to coronavirus in the United States exceeds 787,000, and the number of infections nationwide exceeds 49 million.

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Today’s new possible infections by island include 58 on Oahu, 26 on the Big Island, 22 on Maui, 12 on Kauai, and 7 out-of-state diagnoses. Includes Hawaii residents. State health officials have deleted one case from Molokai.

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 because of known exposures 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 59,802 on Oahu, 11,765 on the Big Island, 10,061 on Maui, 3,186 on Kauai, 244 on Molokai, and 145 on Lanai. .. There are also 2,944 Hawaiian residents diagnosed outside the state.

Health officials also said today that 1,215 of the state’s total infections are believed to be active. Authorities say they consider infections reported in the last 14 days to be “active case surrogate numbers.” The total number of active cases in the state has decreased by 20 today.

By island, there are 621 active cases on Oahu, 166 on the Big Island, 199 on Kauai, and 229 on Maui.

According to the Hawaii COVID-19 Data Dashboard, the state has an average 7-day positive rate of 1.4%.

The average 7-day number of cases on Oahu is 47, with an average 7-day positive rate of 1.1%, state health officials said today.

Of all confirmed cases of Hawaii infection, 5,063 required hospitalization and eight new hospitalizations were reported today.

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

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