14 New COVID Cases Reported on Big Island
* Updated November 16, 11:21 AM
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:
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.