Special Report

The Hawaii Variable

How Bad Is Hawaii At Social Distancing? Here’s What The Data Shows Cory Lum/Civil Beat

How Bad Is Hawaii At Social Distancing? Here’s What The Data Shows

Mobility data gives us a clearer picture of just how much people have been moving around during the pandemic.

Why Does Hawaii Have Such Low Voter Turnout? Here’s What The Data Says Kuʻu Kauanoe/Civil Beat

Why Does Hawaii Have Such Low Voter Turnout? Here’s What The Data Says

Despite the pandemic, this could be the year that election participation starts to improve.

Report: Hawaii Isn’t Collecting And Sharing Enough Data On COVID-19 Screenshot-State of Hawaii

Report: Hawaii Isn’t Collecting And Sharing Enough Data On COVID-19

A recent study found that COVID-19 data tracking in the U.S. is incomplete and inaccessible. Hawaii is no exception.

Hawaii Is Trailing In Census Participation — And It Could Cost Us Getty Images/iStockphoto

Hawaii Is Trailing In Census Participation — And It Could Cost Us

The ongoing pandemic has slowed the response rate of the 2020 census, especially in Hawaii’s neighboring islands, data shows.