Big Island Coronavirus Updates

64 New COVID Cases Reported Statewide

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The Hawai‘i Department of Health reported 64 new cases of coronavirus Saturday. The statewide total is now 36,535. One new COVID-related death was reported.

Nine new cases of the virus were identified on the Big Island Saturday, where the Hawai‘i Community Correctional Center continues to address an outbreak at its facility. The state’s two-week average is 54 new cases daily, with a test positivity rate of 1.1%.

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:

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O‘ahu: 26,530
Maui: 3,684
Hawai‘i: 2,940
Kaua‘i: 322
Lana‘i: 112
Moloka‘i: 55
Pending: 0
Out-of-State: 1,206

A total of 2,355 individuals have been hospitalized as a result of COVID-19 infection since the pandemic began, while at least 502 have died.

Approximately 1.5 million vaccine doses have been administered statewide.

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