Kauai News

277 New Cases Statewide

Posted October 3, 2021, 11:49 AM HST

The Hawaiʻi Department of Health reported 277 new COVID-19 cases Sunday, bringing the statewide total to 80,128. Seven new COVID-related fatalities were reported.

A total of 29 new infections were identified on Kaua‘i Sunday.

The state’s two-week average is now 277 new cases daily, with a test positivity rate of 3.6%. A map documenting new cases by district across all islands can be accessed at the DOH website.

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

O‘ahu: 55,650
Hawai‘i: 10,209
Maui: 9,146
Kaua‘i: 2,313
Moloka‘i: 231
Lana‘i: 139
Pending: 0
Out-of-State: 2,440

A total of 4,371 individuals have been hospitalized as a result of COVID-19 infection since the pandemic began, while at least 808 have died.