Coronavirus Updates

DOH Reports 23 New Cases of Coronavirus, 1 New Fatality

Posted July 17, 2020, 12:15 PM HST

The Hawai‘i Department of Health reported 23 new cases of COVID-19 on Friday, including another fatality. The total cases reported statewide are 1,334 since testing began in February.

DOH reported no new cases of the virus on Kaua‘i, where there are currently just two active cases based on DOH numbers. To view the state’s virus tracker, which maps cases geographically on each island, click here.

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

  • Honolulu: 1,025
  • Maui:135
  • Hawai‘i: 109
  • Kaua‘i: 43
  • Pending: 3
  • Out-of-State Diagnoses: 22

A total of 139 people have been hospitalized as a result of COVID-19 infection. With the most recently reported fatality on Friday, the death toll now stands at 23. To date, 994 individuals have been released from isolation and are considered recovered.