Hawaii sees 76 new coronavirus cases as the statewide tally rises to 30,363 – Honolulu, Hawaii

Honolulu, Hawaii 2021-04-07 18:02:00 –

Hawaii Ministry of Health officials today issued 76 new reports Coronavirus The total number of state-wide infectious diseases has reached 30,363 since the outbreak of the pandemic.

State health officials have not reported any new coronavirus-related deaths, as the state-wide death toll remains at 467.

The state’s official coronavirus-related deaths include 369 deaths on Oahu, 53 on the Big Island, 41 on Maui, 1 on Kauai, and 3 deaths outside Hawaii. It is.

According to health officials, today’s new state-wide infections include 51 on Oahu, 15 on Maui, 5 on the Big Island, 2 on Kauai, and 3 diagnosed outside Hawaii. Includes Hawaiians.

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

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Since the outbreak, the total number of island-specific coronaviruses has been 23,468 on Oahu, 3,027 on Maui, 2,546 in Hawaii County, 198 on Kauai, 111 on Lanai, and 34 on Molokai. There are also 979 Hawaiian residents diagnosed outside the state.

Health officials also said today that 1,345 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 number of active cases in the state has increased by 18 today.

By island, there are 812 on Oahu, 368 on Maui, 154 on the Big Island, 10 on Kauai, 1 on Lanai, and 1 on Molokai.

Health officials counted 4,799 new COVID-19 test results in today’s tally, with a state-wide positive rate of 1.58%. According to Hawaii’s COVID-19 data dashboard, the state has an average 7-day positive rate of 1.7%.

Of all confirmed cases of Hawaii infection, 2,023 required hospitalization, and three new hospitalizations were reported by state health authorities today.

Eight hospitalizations across the state are Hawaiian residents diagnosed and treated outside the state. Of the 2,015 hospitalizations in the state, 1,710 are on Oahu, 183 are on Maui, 108 are on the Big Island, 8 are on Kauai, 5 are on Lanai, and 1 is on Molokai. ..

As of Tuesday morning, a total of 46 virus patients were in Hawaii hospitals, 6 in the intensive care unit and 3 on the ventilator, according to updates from the department’s Hawaii COVID-19 data dashboard. I was there.

Oahu entered Tier 2 on October 22, and then moved to Tier 3 on February 25, with less restrictions on the city’s four-tier economic recovery plan. Tier 3 allows up to 10 social and outdoor recreational gatherings and restaurant seats. Currently 5 to 10 people are at the table. On March 11, Honolulu Mayor Rick Blangiardi announced Tier 3 changes, including allowing the bar to reopen under the same conditions as the restaurant and extending the curfew until midnight. Branjardi said on Tuesday that he requested Governor David Ige to increase the Tier 3 criteria from an average of 50 to 100 cases over a seven-day period. This is the current Tier 2 standard.

According to the mayor, the average number of cases on Oahu today for seven days is 58, with an average positive rate for seven days of 2.0%.

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

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