Big Island Coronavirus Updates

840 New Cases Statewide, No Deaths

December 20, 2021, 9:04 AM HST
* Updated December 20, 12:13 PM
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The Hawaiʻi Department of Health reported 840 new COVID-19 cases Monnday, bringing the statewide total to 93,586. No new COVID-related fatalities were reported.

A total of 26 new infections were identified on the Big Island. Hawaiʻi County Civil Defense Agency reports 239 active cases, and seven persons hospitalized.

The state’s daily case average is now 569, with a test positivity rate of 6.6%. Hawaiʻi County’s daily case average stood at 22, with a test positivity rate of 3.3%.

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: 64,290

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Hawaiʻi: 12,058

Maui: 10,379

Kaua‘i: 3,376

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Moloka‘i: 259

Lana‘i: 148

Pending: 0

Out-of-State: 3,076

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.

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