21 New COVID Cases Confirmed on Big Island
* Updated November 9, 2:07 PM
The Hawaiʻi Department of Health reported 79 new COVID-19 cases Tuesday, bringing the statewide total to 85,218. No new COVID-related fatalities were reported.
A total of 21 new infections were identified on the Big Island Tuesday. Hawaiʻi County Civil Defense Agency reports 329 active cases and 13 persons hospitalized.
The state’s seven-day average is now 104 new cases daily, with a test positivity rate of 1.8%.
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 4,833 individuals have been hospitalized as a result of COVID-19 infection since the pandemic began, while at least 962 have died.