Reported COVID-Related Deaths Approaches 1K Statewide
* Updated November 18, 11:03 AM
The Hawaiʻi Department of Health reported 226 new COVID-19 cases Thursday, bringing the statewide total to 86,316. Seven new COVID-related fatalities were reported.
A total of 57 new infections were identified on the Big Island Thursday. Hawaiʻi County Civil Defense Agency reports 300 active cases, and seven persons hospitalized.
The state’s seven-day average is now 97 new cases daily, with a test positivity rate of 1.5%.
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 4,934 individuals have been hospitalized as a result of COVID-19 infection since the pandemic began, while at least 992 have died.