Big Island Coronavirus Updates

DOH Identifies 76 New COVID Infections Thursday

May 13, 2021, 12:07 PM HST
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The Hawai‘i Department of Health reported 76 new cases of coronavirus on Thursday. The statewide total is now 33,450. No new COVID-related deaths were reported.

Seven new cases of the virus were identified on the Big Island Thursday, per DOH statistics. The state’s two-week average is 71 new cases daily, with a test positivity rate with 1.3%.

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: 25,592
Maui: 3,537
Hawai‘i: 2,750
Kaua‘i: 304
Lana‘i: 112
Moloka‘i: 38
Pending: 0
Out-of-State: 1,117

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A total of 2,201 individuals have been hospitalized as a result of COVID-19 infection since the pandemic began, while at least 489 have died.

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