32 New COVID-19 Cases Confirmed on Big Island
* Updated October 20, 11:36 AM
The Hawaiʻi Department of Health reported 139 new COVID-19 cases Wednesday, bringing the statewide total to 82,730. No new COVID-related fatalities were also reported.
A total of 32 new infections were identified on the Big Island Tuesday. Hawaiʻi County Civil Defense Agency reports 434 active cases, with seven persons hospitalized.
The state’s seven-day average is now 119 new cases daily, with a test positivity rate of 1.7%.
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:
A total of 4,610 individuals have been hospitalized as a result of COVID-19 infection since the pandemic began, while at least 876 have died.