Big Island Coronavirus Updates

DOH Reports 94 New COVID-19 Cases Statewide

April 23, 2021, 2:12 PM HST
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The Hawai‘i Department of Health reported 94 new cases of coronavirus on Friday. The statewide total is now 31,751. One new COVID-related death was also reported.

Four new cases of the virus were identified on the Big Island Friday, per DOH statistics. The state’s two-week average is 80 new cases daily, with a test positivity rate of 1.5%.

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: 24,398
Maui: 3,305
Hawai‘i: 2,664
Kaua‘i: 205
Lana‘i: 111
Moloka‘i: 37
Pending: 0
Out-of-State: 1,031


A total of 2,098 individuals have been hospitalized as a result of COVID-19 infection since the pandemic began, while at least 477 people have died.

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