Big Island Coronavirus Updates

DOH Identifies 70 New COVID-19 Cases Statewide Monday

April 26, 2021, 12:35 PM HST
* Updated April 26, 12:21 PM
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The Hawai‘i Department of Health reported 70 new cases of coronavirus on Monday. The statewide total is now 31,991. No new COVID-related deaths were reported.

Three new cases of the virus were identified on the Big Island Monday, per DOH statistics. The state’s two-week average is 76 new cases daily, with a test positivity rate of 1.4%.

Most of the 94 active cases on the Big Island are located in the Kailua-Kona and Hilo areas. 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: 24,578
Maui: 3,328
Hawai‘i: 2,677
Kaua‘i: 224
Lana‘i: 111
Moloka‘i: 37
Pending: 0
Out-of-State: 1,036

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A total of 2,103 individuals have been hospitalized as a result of COVID-19 infection since the pandemic began, while at least 478 people have died.

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To date, a total of 1,161,471 doses of coronavirus vaccine have been administered statewide.

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