Big Island Coronavirus Updates

42 New COVID Cases Reported on Big Island

November 19, 2021, 9:19 AM HST
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The Hawaiʻi Department of Health reported 206 new COVID-19 cases Friday, bringing the statewide total to 86,522. Six new COVID-related fatalities were reported.

A total of 42 new infections were identified on the Big Island Friday. On Thursday, Hawaiʻi County Civil Defense Agency reported 300 active cases, and seven persons hospitalized.

The state’s seven-day average is now 109 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: 59,013
Hawai‘i: 11,534
Maui: 9,792
Kaua‘i: 2,955
Moloka‘i: 245
Lana‘i: 145
Pending: 0
Out-of-State: 2,838

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A total of 4,953 individuals have been hospitalized as a result of COVID-19 infection since the pandemic began, while at least 998 have died.

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