26 New COVID Cases Confirmed on Big Island
The Hawaiʻi Department of Health reported 124 new COVID-19 cases Saturday, bringing the statewide total to 88,147. Four new COVID-related fatalities were reported.
A total of 26 new infections were identified on the Big Island Saturday. On Friday, Hawaiʻi County Civil Defense Agency reports 181 active cases, and two persons hospitalized.
The state’s seven-day average is now 89 new cases daily, with a test positivity rate of 1.4%. A map documenting new cases by district throughout all islands can be accessed at the DOH website.
The island-by-island case count is as follows:
A total of 5,063 individuals have been hospitalized as a result of COVID-19 infection since the pandemic began, while at least 1,032 have died.