Coronavirus Updates

DOH Reports 96 New COVID-19 Cases Statewide

Posted October 17, 2020, 12:17 PM HST

The Hawai‘i Department of Health reported 96 new cases of coronavirus Saturday, bringing the adjusted statewide total to 13,949 since the pandemic began. One additional fatality was also reported.

One new case was identified in Kaua‘i County for the first time since late September. The state’s virus tracker, which maps cases by district across all islands, can be accessed here.

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

  • Honolulu: 12,398
  • Hawai‘i: 1,038
  • Maui: 411
  • Kaua‘i: 60
  • Pending: 0
  • Out-of-State Diagnoses: 42

To date, 1,001 people have been hospitalized as a result of COVID-19 infection, while 185 have died, according to the state’s official death toll. A total of 10,995 individuals have been released from isolation and are considered recovered.