Big Island Coronavirus Updates

Hawai‘i Reports Three New COVID Deaths Friday

June 18, 2021, 1:16 PM HST
Listen to this Article
1 minute
Loading Audio...
A
A
A

The Hawai‘i Department of Health reported 44 new cases of coronavirus Friday. The statewide total is now 37,214. Three new COVID-related deaths were reported.

Six new infections were identified on the Big Island Friday. The state’s two-week average is 43 new cases daily, with a test positivity rate of 0.9%.

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: 26,803
Maui: 3,813
Hawai‘i: 3,094
Kaua‘i: 340
Lana‘i: 112
Moloka‘i: 55
Pending: 0
Out-of-State: 1,258

ARTICLE CONTINUES BELOW AD

A total of 2,411 individuals have been hospitalized as a result of COVID-19 infection since the pandemic began, while at least 510 have died.

ARTICLE CONTINUES BELOW AD

To date, a total of 1,637,582 doses of vaccine have been administered statewide.

Comments

This comments section is a public community forum for the purpose of free expression. Although Big Island Now encourages respectful communication only, some content may be considered offensive. Please view at your own discretion. View Comments

Newsletters

Get a quick summary of what’s happening on the Big Island with our daily & weekly email of news highlights.