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Eight New Cases on the Big Island

March 7, 2021, 12:03 PM HST
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The Hawai‘i Department of Health reported 53 new cases of coronavirus Sunday, raising the statewide total to 27,891. No new COVID-related deaths were reported.

The state’s two-week average is 47 new cases daily, with a test positivity rate of 1%.

Eight 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: 22,111
Maui: 2,327
Hawai‘i: 2,272
Kaua‘i: 186
Lana‘i: 108
Moloka‘i: 27
Pending: 0
Out-of-State: 860

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A total of 1,902 individuals have been hospitalized as a result of COVID-19 infection since the pandemic began, while at least 445 people have died.

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