COVID Weekly Update: 109 New Cases Reported on Big Island
The state Department of Health reported 1,273 new COVID-19 cases Wednesday, Oct. 5, bringing the statewide total to 357,232. Eight new fatalities were reported.
A total of 109 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: 247,924
- Hawaiʻi: 39,707
- Maui: 40,957
- Kaua‘i: 17,906
- Moloka‘i: 1,268
- Lana‘i: 808
- Pending: 0
- Out-of-State: 8,662
The average number of people statewide hospitalized for the virus from Sept. 29-Oct. 5 was 73. At least 1,694 have died since the pandemic began.
For a comprehensive calendar and list of all pharmacies and clinics providing vaccination and testing on the island, visit the Hawai‘i County Civil Defense website.