Big Island Coronavirus Updates

COVID Weekly Update: 579 New Cases Confirmed on Big Island

June 22, 2022, 10:28 AM HST
* Updated June 22, 10:36 AM
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The state Department of Health reported 5,482 new COVID-19 cases Wednesday, June 22, bringing the statewide total to 303,333. Fifteen new fatalities were reported.

A total of 579 new infections were reported Wednesday on the Big Island. 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: 210,633
  • Hawaiʻi: 33,566
  • Maui: 34,506
  • Kaua‘i: 15,408
  • Moloka‘i: 1,132
  • Lana‘i: 762
  • Pending: 0
  • Out-of-State: 7,326

Of those total cases, 9,881 required hospitalization, with 218 currently hospitalized. At least 1,489 have died since the pandemic began. Hospitalization data is updated Monday through Friday, except on state and federal holidays.

For a comprehensive calendar and list of all pharmacies and clinics providing vaccination and testing on the island, visit the Hawaiʻi County Civil Defense website.

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