Big Island Coronavirus Updates

DOH Reports Less Than 100 New COVID Cases Statewide

October 5, 2021, 9:34 AM HST
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The Hawaiʻi Department of Health reported 91 new COVID-19 cases Tuesday, bringing the statewide total to 80,414. No new COVID-related fatalities were reported.

A total of 15 new infections were identified on the Big Island Tuesday.

The state’s two-week average is now 239 new cases daily, with a test positivity rate of 3.4%. 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: 55,821
Hawai‘i: 10,264
Maui: 9,174
Kaua‘i: 2,334
Moloka‘i: 231
Lana‘i: 139
Pending: 0
Out-of-State: 2,451

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A total of 4,394 individuals have been hospitalized as a result of COVID-19 infection since the pandemic began, while at least 811 have died.

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