Big Island Coronavirus Updates

Over 3,500 New COVID Cases Reported Statewide

January 12, 2022, 9:34 AM HST
* Updated January 12, 1:17 PM
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The state Department of Health reported 3,512 new COVID-19 cases Wednesday, bringing the statewide total to 153,540. Five new fatalities were reported.

A total of 290 new infections were identified Wednesday on the Big Island. The Hawaiʻi Civil Defense reported 3,899 active cases, and 43 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: 109,185
Hawaiʻi: 16,597
Maui: 17,037
Kaua‘i: 5,785
Moloka‘i: 577
Lana‘i: 279
Pending: 0
Out-of-State: 4,080


A total of 5,384 individuals have been hospitalized as a result of COVID-19 infection since the pandemic began, while at least 1,110 have died.

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