Big Island Coronavirus Updates

30 New COVID Cases Confirmed on Big Island

October 29, 2021, 9:10 AM HST
* Updated October 29, 10:50 AM
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The Hawaiʻi Department of Health reported 155 new COVID-19 cases Friday, bringing the statewide total to 83,987. Five new COVID-related fatalities were also reported.

A total of 30 new infections were identified on the Big Island Friday. Hawaiʻi County Civil Defense Agency reported 414 active cases, and 13 persons hospitalized.

The state’s seven-day average is now 123 new cases daily, with a test positivity rate of 2%.

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: 57,766
Hawai‘i: 11,032
Maui: 9,513
Kaua‘i: 2,614
Moloka‘i: 242
Lana‘i: 144
Pending: 0
Out-of-State: 2,676

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A total of 4,710 individuals have been hospitalized as a result of COVID-19 infection since the pandemic began, while at least 896 have died.

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