March 27, 2021, 12:15 p.m. HST
The Hawaiian Department of Health reported 113 new cases of coronavirus on Saturday, bringing the nationwide total to 29,306. Three new deaths related to COVID have also been reported.
After several weeks of reporting double-digit cases on a daily basis, Saturday marks the third day in a row that the state has registered more than 100 new cases of the virus. The state’s two-week average is 83 new cases per day with a test positivity rate of 1.6%.
According to DOH statistics, 14 new cases were identified on the Big Island on Saturday.
The number of cases from island to island is as follows:
Outside the state: 925
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A total of 1,975 people have been hospitalized as a result of COVID-19 infection since the pandemic began, while at least 462 people have died.