Kauai News

6 New Cases Identified

Posted July 18, 2021, 4:17 PM HST ·Updated July 18, 4:14 PM

The Hawai‘i Department of Health reported 164 new cases of coronavirus statewide Sunday, bringing the overall total to 39,254. No new COVID-related deaths were reported.

A total of 6 new cases were identified on Kaua‘i Sunday. According to Hawai‘i County Civil Defense Agency, there are currently 164 active cases and nine hospitalizations. The state’s two-week average is now 98 new cases daily, with a test positivity rate of 3.1%.

The island-by-island case count is as follows:

O‘ahu: 27,950
Maui: 3,959
Hawai‘i: 3,383
Kaua‘i: 468
Lana‘i: 112
Moloka‘i: 57
Pending: 0
Out-of-State: 1,476

A total of 2,561 individuals have been hospitalized as a result of COVID-19 infection since the pandemic began, while at least 523 have died.