Big Island Coronavirus Updates

Four New COVID-Related Deaths Identified in Hawai‘i

February 24, 2021, 12:08 PM HST
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The Hawai‘i Department of Health reported 50 new cases of coronavirus Wednesday, raising the statewide total to 27,320. Four new COVID-related deaths were also reported.

The state’s two-week average is 51 new cases daily, with a test positivity rate of 1.2%.

Two new cases were identified on the Big Island Wednesday, according to county 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: 21,845
Hawai‘i: 2,236
Maui: 2.095
Kaua‘i: 182
Lana‘i: 108
Moloka‘i: 27
Pending: 0
Out-of-State: 827

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A total of 1,848 individuals have been hospitalized as a result of COVID-19 infection since the pandemic began, while at least 435 people have died.

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