COVID Case Count in Hawai‘i Climbs Above 33K
The Hawai‘i Department of Health reported 115 new cases of coronavirus on Friday. The statewide total is now 33,036. No new COVID-related deaths were reported.
Four new cases of the virus were identified on the Big Island Friday, per DOH statistics. The state’s two-week average is 93 new cases daily, with a test positivity rate of 1.6%.
Most of the active cases on the Big Island remain 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:
A total of 2,177 individuals have been hospitalized as a result of COVID-19 infection since the pandemic began, while at least 486 have died.
To date, a total of 1,274,050 doses of vaccination have been administered statewide.