Weekly COVID Update: 1,777 New Cases Reported Statewide
The state Department of Health reported 1,777 new COVID-19 cases Wednesday, Aug. 31, bringing the statewide total to 339,514. Twelve new fatalities were reported.
A map documenting new cases by district throughout all islands can be accessed at the DOH website. The island-by-island case count is as follows:
There are currently 119 individuals hospitalized for the virus. At least 1,644 have died since the pandemic began. Hospitalization data is updated Monday through Friday, except on state and federal holidays.