Big Island Coronavirus Updates

4,700 New Cases Reported Monday

January 17, 2022, 9:05 AM HST
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The state Department of Health reported 4,700 new COVID-19 cases Monday, bringing the statewide total to 174,586. No new fatalities were reported.

A total of 254 new infections were identified Monday on the Big Island. On Sunday, the Hawaiʻi County Civil Defense reported that the Big Island had 4,449 active cases as of Sunday, with 42 people hospitalized.

If you feel sick or might have been exposed to COVID-19, get tested and isolate until you get your results. For a comprehensive calendar and list of all pharmacies and clinics providing vaccination and testing on the Big Island, visit the Civil Defense website.

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: 124,141
  • Hawaiʻi: 18,415
  • Maui: 19,989
  • Kaua‘i: 6,694
  • Moloka‘i: 681
  • Lana‘i: 339
  • Pending: 0
  • Out-of-State: 4,327
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A total of 5,434 individuals have been hospitalized as a result of COVID-19 infection since the pandemic began, while at least 1,126 have died.

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