Big Island Coronavirus Updates

DOH Reports 3,167 New COVID Cases Sunday

January 23, 2022, 9:28 AM HST
* Updated January 23, 12:20 PM
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The state Department of Health reported 3,167 new COVID-19 cases Sunday, bringing the statewide total to 202,273. Four new fatalities were reported.

A total of 371 new infections were identified Sunday on the Big Island. According to county Civil Defense, the DOH also reported 5,492 active cases and 44 people hospitalized.

Civil Defense said community testing is scheduled from noon-7 p.m. Monday at Afook Chinen Civic Auditorium in Hilo and 2-5 p.m. at the Waimea District Park.

For those who want COVID self-test kits, at-home test kits are available by clicking here.

For a comprehensive calendar and list of all pharmacies and clinics providing vaccination and testing, 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: 142,766
  • Hawaiʻi: 21,418
  • Maui: 23,691
  • Kaua‘i: 8,434
  • Moloka‘i: 816
  • Lana‘i: 457
  • Pending: 0
  • Out-of-State: 4,691

A total of 7,144 individuals have been hospitalized as a result of COVID-19 infection since the pandemic began, while at least 1,146 have died.

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