Big Island Coronavirus Updates

Three New COVID-related Deaths Thursday

January 21, 2021, 12:04 PM HST
* Updated January 21, 12:25 PM
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The Hawai‘i Department of Health reported 119 new cases of coronavirus Thursday, raising the statewide total to 24,739. Three new COVID-related deaths were reported.

Hawai‘i’s two-week average is currently 111 new cases daily, with a test positivity rate of 2.5%.

A total of 16 new cases were identified on the Big Island Thursday, according to DOH statistics. The state’s virus tracker, which maps cases by district across all islands, can be accessed here.

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

O‘ahu: 20,133
Hawai‘i: 2,108
Maui: 1,531
Kaua‘i: 176
Lana‘i: 106
Moloka‘i: 25
Pending: 0
Out-of-State: 660

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A total of 1,642 individuals have been hospitalized as a result of COVID-19 infection since the pandemic began, while at least 328 people have died.

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