Big Island Coronavirus Updates

Hawai‘i Sees Fifth Straight Day of Triple-Digit Virus Totals

July 19, 2021, 12:28 PM HST
* Updated July 19, 3:15 PM
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The Hawai‘i Department of Health reported 132 new cases of coronavirus statewide Monday, bringing the overall total to 39,386. No new COVID-related deaths were reported.

A total of 22 new cases were identified on the Big Island Monday, with 191 active cases and eight individuals hospitalized, according to Hawai´i County Civil Defense.

Following five consecutive days of case counts in the triple-digits, the state’s two-week average is now 106 new cases daily, with a test positivity rate of 3.3%.

A map documenting new cases by district across all islands can be accessed at the DOH website.

The island-by-island case count is as follows:

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O‘ahu: 28,031
Maui: 3,981
Hawai‘i: 3,405
Kaua‘i: 472
Lana‘i: 112
Moloka‘i: 57
Pending: 0
Out-of-State: 1,485

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A total of 2,570 individuals have been hospitalized as a result of COVID-19 infection since the pandemic began, while at least 523 have died.

To date, a total of 1,729,885 doses of vaccine have been administered statewide. DOH reports that 59.3% of residents are fully vaccinated, while 65.7% have received at least one dose.

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