Big Island Coronavirus Updates

59 New COVID-19 Cases Reported on Big Island

September 20, 2021, 9:20 AM HST
* Updated September 20, 1:11 PM
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The Hawaiʻi Department of Health reported 431 new COVID-19 cases Monday, bringing the statewide total to 75,911. No new COVID-related fatalities were reported.

A total of 59 new infections were identified on the Big Island Monday. Hawaiʻi County Civil Defense Agency reports 1,139 active cases, with 46 persons hospitalized.

The state’s two-week average is now 484 new cases daily, with a test positivity rate of 5.7%. 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:

O‘ahu: 52,936
Hawai‘i: 9,511
Maui: 8,750
Kaua‘i: 2,029
Moloka‘i: 202
Lana‘i: 139
Pending: 0
Out-of-State: 2,344

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A total of 4,068 individuals have been hospitalized as a result of COVID-19 infection since the pandemic began, while at least 714 have died.

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To date, a total of 1,964,976 doses of vaccine have been administered statewide, with 66.5% of the population fully vaccinated and 75% who have received at least one dose.

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