Big Island Coronavirus Updates

DOH Reports 66 New COVID-19 Cases Statewide

December 22, 2020, 2:26 PM HST
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The Hawai‘i Department of Health Tuesday reported 66 new cases of coronavirus, bringing the statewide total to 20,417 since the pandemic began. No new COVID-related deaths were reported.

The state’s two-week average is 131 new cases daily, with a test positivity rate of 2.8%.

Six new cases were reported on the Big Island Tuesday. The state’s virus tracker, which maps active cases by district across all islands, can be accessed here.

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

O‘ahu: 17,209
Hawai‘i: 1,822
Maui: 792
Kaua‘i: 138
Lana‘i: 106
Moloka‘i: 22
Pending: 0
Out-of-State: 328

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A total of 1,415 individuals have been hospitalized statewide as a result of COVID-19 infection since the pandemic began, while at least 282 have died.

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