Big Island Coronavirus Updates

DOH Reports 12 More COVID-Related Deaths

September 22, 2021, 12:36 PM HST
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The Hawaiʻi Department of Health reported 330 new COVID-19 cases Wednesday, bringing the statewide total to 76,521. Twelve new COVID-related fatalities were also reported.

A total of 38 new infections were identified on the Big Island Wednesday.

The state’s two-week average is now 443 new cases daily, with a test positivity rate of 5.3%. 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:

O‘ahu: 53,349
Hawai‘i: 9,588
Maui: 8,814
Kaua‘i: 2,074
Moloka‘i: 205
Lana‘i: 139
Pending: 0
Out-of-State: 2,352

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A total of 4,136 individuals have been hospitalized as a result of COVID-19 infection since the pandemic began, while at least 726 have died.

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To date, a total of 1,973,496 doses of vaccine have been administered statewide, with 66.8% of the population fully vaccinated and 75.3% who have received at least one dose.

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