The Ministry of Health reported nine deaths and 249 new covid19 cases on Friday.
The number of deaths is now 1,267.
The 4 pm update said there are 4,710 active cases, with a total of 43,999 cases to date.
It said 38,022 patient have recovered from the virus and 279 patients are currently in hospital.
There are 101 patients in step-down facilities, 180 in state quarantine and 4,081 in self-isolation.
The number of people vaccinated with the first of two doses of a covid19 vaccine is 500,623.
It said 385,135 have received their second dose and 454 people have received a single-dose vaccine.
A total of 385,589 people are now fully vaccinated.
The update said 305,681 people have been tested for the virus.
The data reflects samples taken between August 23 and 26.