State Reports Nearly 1,000 New COVID Cases
The Hawaiʻi Department of Health reported 972 new COVID-19 cases Sunday, bringing the statewide total to 92,746. Two new COVID-related fatalities were reported.
A total of 29 new infections were identified on the Big Island.
The state’s daily case average is now 473, with a test positivity rate of 6.2%. Hawaiʻi County’s daily case average stood at 19, with a test positivity rate of 2.9%.
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 5,173 individuals have been hospitalized as a result of COVID-19 infection since the pandemic began, while at least 1,072 have died.