Coronavirus Updates

27 New Cases of COVID-19 Identified in Hawai‘i

Posted June 19, 2020, 12:19 PM HST

The Hawai‘i Department of Health on Friday reported 27 new cases of COVID-19 across all islands.

That number, Hawai‘i’s highest since April, is indicative of a trend that has seen cases swing upward from single-digits to double-digits to more than 20 for the first time in several months. The statewide case total now stands at 789.

The county-by-county case count is as follows:

  • Honolulu: 551
  • Maui: 121
  • Hawai‘i: 83
  • Kaua‘i: 22
  • Pending: 0
  • Out-of-State Diagnoses: 12

To date, 96 people have been hospitalized as a result of COVID-19 infection, while 17 have died. A total of 642 individuals have been released from isolation and are considered recovered.

There is currently one active case of the coronavirus on Kaua‘i.