(BIVN) – There were 184 newly reported cases of COVID-19 in the State of Hawaiʻi on Saturday, down from the 234 cases reported on Friday. Of that number, 19 new cases were identified on Hawaiʻi island, up from the 30 cases reported the day before.
Health officials are currently monitoring 389 active cases on Hawaiʻi island. There has been a 14-day average of 23 new cases per day on the Big Island, and the average test positivity rate for the same time period is at 3.2%.
On the Health Department’s zip code area map showing reported COVID-19 cases with onset dates in the past 14 days, there are eight (8) zip code areas on the Big Island showing over 10 cases, with three (3) of those areas showing over 50 cases. Zip code areas not listed below have recorded less than 10 cases in 14 days.
- 96720 (Hilo) – 93 cases
- 96743 (Kohala/Waimea) – 22 cases
- 96738 (Waikoloa) – 18 cases
- 96740 (Kona) – 46 cases
- 96772 (Naʻalehu) – 11 cases
- 96749 (Puna/Keaʻau) – 52 cases
- 96771 (Puna mauka) – 18 cases
- 96778 (Puna makai) – 65 cases
The County of Hawaiʻi says there is no community testing is scheduled on Saturday nor Sunday.
The State of Hawaiʻi says 2,811,411 total COVID-19 vaccines have been administered. Health officials say 76.6% percent of the State population has been fully vaccinated. 83.8% of the population has initiated vaccination, and 37.6% has gotten a third dose. On Hawaiʻi island, 68% has completed vaccination.
by Big Island Video News
HAWAIʻI ISLAND - The Hawaiʻi Department of Health today reported 19 new cases and 389 active cases on the Big Island.