Big Island Coronavirus Updates

DOH Reports 2 New COVID-19 Cases on the Big Island

February 20, 2021, 12:40 PM HST
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The Hawai‘i Department of Health reported 59 new cases of coronavirus Saturday, raising the statewide total to 27,107. No new COVID-related deaths were reported.

The state’s two-week average is 39 new cases daily, with a test positivity rate of 1.1%.

Two new cases were identified on the Big Island Saturday, 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: 21,751
Hawai‘i: 2,228
Maui: 1,999
Kaua‘i: 180
Lana‘i: 108
Moloka‘i: 27
Pending: 0
Out-of-State: 814


A total of 1,830 individuals have been hospitalized as a result of COVID-19 infection since the pandemic began, while at least 430 people have died.

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