189 New Cases, 8 Deaths Reported
The Hawaiʻi Department of Health reported 189 new COVID-19 cases Saturday, bringing the statewide total to 89,014. Eight new COVID-related fatalities were reported.
A total of 10 new infections were identified on the Big Island. The Hawaiʻi County Civil Defense Agency reported 137 active cases and five persons hospitalized.
The state’s seven-day average is now 108 new cases daily, with a test positivity rate of 1.6%.
A map documenting new cases by district throughout all islands can be accessed at the DOH website.
The island-by-island case count is as follows:
A total of 5,112 individuals have been hospitalized as a result of COVID-19 infection since the pandemic began, while at least 1,053 have died.