Big Island Coronavirus Updates

Hawaii COVID Cases Jump by Nearly 50 From Wednesday Total

April 8, 2021, 1:20 PM HST
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The Hawai‘i Department of Health reported 122 new cases of coronavirus Thursday, raising the statewide total to 30,485. Three new COVID-related deaths were also reported.

Eleven new cases of the virus were identified on the Big Island Thursday, where the daily average of new infections is currently 10. A DOH map that tracks cases by district across all islands can be accessed on the state’s website.

The state’s two-week average is 95 new cases daily, with a test positivity rate of 1.8%.

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

O‘ahu: 23,537
Maui: 3,067
Hawai‘i: 2,557
Kaua‘i: 199
Lana‘i: 111
Moloka‘i: 34
Pending: 0
Out-of-State: 980

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A total of 2,035 individuals have been hospitalized as a result of COVID-19 infection since the pandemic began, while at least 470 people have died.

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To date, 888,772 doses of vaccine have been administered statewide.

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