Big Island Coronavirus Updates

3,586 Cases, 3 Deaths Reported Statewide

January 7, 2022, 9:06 AM HST
* Updated January 7, 12:11 PM
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The Hawaiʻi Department of Health reported 3,586 new COVID-19 cases Friday, bringing the statewide total to 134,442. Three new fatalities were reported.

A total of 286 new infections were identified Friday on the Big Island. The Hawaiʻi County Civil Defense Agency reports 2,698 active cases, and 26 persons hospitalized.

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:

O‘ahu: 95,627
Hawaiʻi: 14,979
Maui: 14,361
Kaua‘i: 4,902
Moloka‘i: 494
Lana‘i: 242
Pending: 0
Out-of-State: 3,771


A total of 5,343 individuals have been hospitalized as a result of COVID-19 infection since the pandemic began, while at least 1,101 have died.

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