Hawaii sees 97 new coronavirus cases, bringing statewide total to 83,448 – Honolulu, Hawaii

Honolulu, Hawaii 2021-10-25 15:03:00 –

Hawaii Ministry of Health officials reported 97 new confirmed possibilities coronavirus Today’s infectious diseases total 83,448 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 888.

The state’s official coronavirus-related deaths include 668 on Oahu, 112 on the Big Island, 93 on Maui, 9 on Kauai, 1 on Molokai, and one in Hawaii that died outside the state. Includes 5 inhabitants.

Today, the number of deaths related to coronavirus in the United States is about 736,000, and the number of infections nationwide exceeds 45.4 million.

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Today’s new possible infections by island include 42 on Oahu, 28 on the Big Island, 8 on Maui, 7 on Kauai, and Hawaii diagnosed outside the state. Includes 12 inhabitants of.

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.

The number of cases reported today is due to infectious diseases aggregated by the Department of Health on Saturday.

The total number of confirmed and estimated coronavirus cases by island since the outbreak was 57,512 on Oahu, 10,914 on Hawaii, 9,458 on Maui, 2,542 on Kauai, 239 on Molokai, and 142 on Lanai. There are also 2,641 Hawaiians diagnosed outside the state.

Health officials also said today that 1,665 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 21 today.

By island, there are 965 active cases on Oahu, 409 on Big Island, 175 on Maui, 109 on Kauai, 5 on Molokai, and 2 on Lanai.

According to the Hawaii COVID-19 Data Dashboard, the state has an average 7-day number of cases of 121 and a 7-day positive rate of 2.1%. The average 7-day number of cases on Oahu is 70, and the average 7-day positive rate is 2%, state health officials said today.

According to the latest Hawaii COVID-19 vaccine overview, as of today, 2,146,244 vaccine doses have been administered through state and federal distribution programs, an increase of 9,744 from Friday. Health officials say that 70.9% of the state’s population is fully vaccinated and 79.4% are vaccinated at least once.

Of all confirmed cases of Hawaii infection, 4,657 required hospitalization, and 9 new hospitalizations were reported today.

Twenty-four hospitalizations throughout the state are Hawaiian residents diagnosed and treated outside the state. Of the 4,633 hospitalizations in the state, 3,645 are on Oahu, 527 are on Maui, 384 are on the Big Island, 67 are on Kauai, and 5 are on Lanai and Molokai, respectively.

According to the latest information from the department’s Hawaii COVID-19 data dashboard, a total of 72 patients with the virus were in Hawaii hospitals as of Friday, 18 in the intensive care unit and 12 in the ventilator. bottom.

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

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