Hawaii COVID cases are skyrocketing: In the past week, the state recorded an average of 514 cases per day, more than double any period prior to August 2021. The state reported 643 new cases of COVID-19 Sunday, marking the fourth consecutive day of cases. 600.
About 60% of the state’s population is fully vaccinated, while 67.8% have received at least one dose. The new cases have been largely attributed to the spread of the more contagious delta variant of the virus.