Big Island Coronavirus Updates

Daily COVID Rates Hold Steady as Vaccination Count Approaches 1.1 Million

April 21, 2021, 12:22 PM HST
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The Hawai‘i Department of Health reported 73 new cases of coronavirus on Wednesday. The statewide total is now 31,561. No new COVID-related deaths were reported.

Six new cases of the virus were identified on the Big Island Monday, per DOH statistics. The state’s two-week average is 80 new cases daily, with a test positivity rate of 1.6%.

A DOH map that tracks cases by district across all islands can be accessed on the department’s website.

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

O‘ahu: 24,253
Maui: 3,285
Hawai‘i: 2,651
Kaua‘i: 203
Lana‘i: 111
Moloka‘i: 36
Pending: 0
Out-of-State: 1,022

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A total of 2,088 individuals have been hospitalized as a result of COVID-19 infection since the pandemic began, while at least 474 people have died.

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To date, a total of 1,087,674 doses of vaccine have been administered statewide.

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