(BIVN) – There were 255 newly reported cases of COVID-19 in the State of Hawaiʻi on Monday, as the number of new cases continues to trend down. There were 32 new cases identified today on Hawaiʻi island, down from the 54 cases reported the day before.
The Hawaiʻi health department today reported no new deaths with COVID-19 statewide.
Health officials are currently monitoring 874 active cases on Hawaiʻi island. The test positivity rate in Hawaiʻi County over the last 14 days is down to 5.2%. There has been a 14-day average of 53 new cases on the Big Island per day.
On the Health Department’s zip code area map showing reported COVID-19 cases with onset dates in the past 14 days, there are thirteen (13) zip code areas on the Big Island showing over 10 cases. Four (4) of those zip code areas are showing over 50 cases, with only one area (Hilo) identifying over 200 new cases in 14 days. Zip code areas not listed below have recorded less than 10 cases in 14 days.
- 96720 (Hilo) – 212 cases
- 96740 (Kona) – 197 cases
- 96743 (Kohala) – 43 cases
- 96738 (S. Kohala) – 15 cases
- 96755 (Kapaʻau) – 13 cases
- 96727 (Hāmākua) – 17 cases
- 96749 (Puna) – 82 cases
- 96760 (Puna) – 18 cases
- 96771 (Puna mauka) – 25 cases
- 96778 (Puna makai) – 101 cases
- 96750 (Kona) – 30 cases
- 96704* (South Kona) – 41 cases
- 96737 (Ocean View) – 20 cases
* The 96704 zip code area includes the zip code area of 96726.
From the Hawaiʻi County Civil Defense says there is testing on Monday at the following sites:
- Hilo, Afook Chinen Civic from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
- North Kohala, Kamehameha Park from 8 a.m. – 10 a.m.
- South Kohala, Waimea District Park from 2 p.m. – 4 p.m.
To date, the State of Hawaiʻi says 1,997,849 cumulative doses of COVID-19 vaccine have been administered. Health officials say 67.7% percent of the State population has been fully vaccinated. 75.9% of the population has initiated vaccination. On Hawaiʻi island, 64% has completed vaccination.
by Big Island Video News
HAWAIʻI ISLAND - The Hawaiʻi health department reported no new deaths with COVID-19 statewide on Monday.