Big Island Coronavirus Updates

One New COVID-Related Death Reported Monday

May 3, 2021, 12:10 PM HST
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The Hawai‘i Department of Health reported 74 new cases of coronavirus on Monday. The statewide total is now 32,654. One new COVID-related death was reported.

Four new cases of the virus were identified on the Big Island Monday, per DOH statistics. The state’s two-week average is 91 new cases daily, with a test positivity rate of 1.6%.

Most of the 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: 25,029
Maui: 3,433
Hawai‘i: 2,707
Kaua‘i: 276
Lana‘i: 111
Moloka‘i: 37
Pending: 0
Out-of-State: 1,061

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A total of 2,146 individuals have been hospitalized as a result of COVID-19 infection since the pandemic began, while at least 484 have died.

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To date, 1,225,438 vaccinations have been administered statewide.

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