Big Island Coronavirus Updates

Four New COVID Cases Identified on Big Island

March 5, 2021, 12:24 PM HST
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The Hawai‘i Department of Health reported 54 new cases of coronavirus Friday, raising the statewide total to 27,753. Two new COVID-related deaths were reported.

The state’s two-week average is 45 new cases daily, with a test positivity rate of 1%.

Four new cases were identified on the Big Island, 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: 22,055
Maui: 2,273
Hawai‘i: 2,256
Kaua‘i: 184
Lana‘i: 108
Moloka‘i: 27
Pending: 0
Out-of-State: 850

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A total of 1,893 individuals have been hospitalized as a result of COVID-19 infection since the pandemic began, while at least 443 people have died.

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