Big Island Coronavirus Updates

DOH Reports 120 New Cases of COVID Saturday

December 26, 2020, 12:34 PM HST
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The Hawaii Department of Health on Saturday reported 120 new cases of coronavirus, bringing the statewide total to 20,888. No new COVID-related fatalities were reported.

Hawai‘i’s two-week average is 122 new cases daily and a 2.6% test positivity rate.

A total of four new cases were reported on the Big Island, where five people are currently hospitalized as a result of COVID-19 illness. 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: 17,533
  • Hawai‘i: 1,859
  • Maui: 875
  • Kaua‘i: 142
  • Lana‘i: 106
  • Moloka‘i: 22
  • Pending: 0
  • Out-of-State: 351

A total of 1,445 individuals have been hospitalized statewide as a result of COVID-19, while at least 285 people have died.

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