Big Island Coronavirus Updates

14 New COVID Cases Reported on Big Island

November 16, 2021, 9:17 AM HST
* Updated November 16, 11:21 AM
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The Hawaiʻi Department of Health reported 63 new COVID-19 cases Tuesday, bringing the statewide total to 85,948. No new COVID-related fatalities were reported.

A total of 14 new infections were identified on the Big Island Tuesday. Hawaiʻi County Civil Defense Agency reports 279 active cases, and five persons hospitalized.

The state’s seven-day average is now 88 new cases daily, with a test positivity rate of 1.4%.

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:

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O‘ahu: 58,684
Hawai‘i: 11,420
Maui: 9,741
Kaua‘i: 2,902
Moloka‘i: 245
Lana‘i: 145
Pending: 0
Out-of-State: 2,811

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A total of 4,916 individuals have been hospitalized as a result of COVID-19 infection since the pandemic began, while at least 977 have died.

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