Big Island Coronavirus Updates

7 New COVID Cases Confirmed on Big Island

December 7, 2021, 11:33 AM HST
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The Hawaiʻi Department of Health reported 55 new COVID-19 cases Tuesday, bringing the statewide total to 88,440. No new COVID-related fatalities were reported.

A total of seven new infections were identified on the Big Island.

The state’s seven-day average is now 90 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:

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O‘ahu: 59,955
Hawai‘i: 11,802
Maui: 10,095
Kaua‘i: 3,223
Moloka‘i: 244
Lana‘i: 145
Pending: 0
Out-of-State: 2,976

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A total of 5,087 individuals have been hospitalized as a result of COVID-19 infection since the pandemic began, while at least 1,033 have died.

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