Big Island Coronavirus Updates

74 New COVID Cases Reported on Hawaiʻi Island

February 2, 2022, 9:28 AM HST
* Updated February 2, 12:31 PM
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The state Department of Health reported 1,177 new COVID-19 cases Wednesday, bringing the statewide total to 221,533. Ten new fatalities were reported.

A total of 74 new infections were identified Wednesday on the Big Island. The Hawai’i County Civil Defense reported 4,017 active cases, and 29 persons hospitalized.

Today, Wednesday, testing is scheduled in Kona at Yano Hall from 7-8 a.m., Old Kona Airport Pavilion from noon to 7 p.m., and at Afook Chinen Civic Auditorium also from noon to 7 p.m.

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: 155,054
Hawaiʻi: 23,680
Maui: 26,336
Kaua‘i: 9,919
Moloka‘i: 870
Lana‘i: 553
Pending: 0
Out-of-State: 5,121

A total of 7,667 individuals have been hospitalized as a result of COVID-19 infection since the pandemic began, while at least 1,191 have died.

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