Big Island Coronavirus Updates

Big Island Reports 1 New COVID-Related Death

December 27, 2020, 1:14 PM HST
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The Hawai‘i Department of Health reported 95 new cases of coronavirus Sunday, raising the statewide total to 20,983.

A total of three new cases of coronavirus were reported on the Big Island, with five people currently hospitalized as a result of COVID-19 infection. One new COVID-related death was reported in Hawai‘i County over the past week. There have been a total of 51 deaths have been identified on the Big Island.

Hawai‘i’s two-week average is 106 new cases daily, with a test positivity rate of 2.6%. 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: 17,605
  • Hawai‘i: 1,862
  • Maui: 893
  • Kaua‘i: 143
  • Lana‘i: 106
  • Moloka‘i: 22
  • Pending: 0
  • Out-of-State: 352

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

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