Hawai‘i COVID-19 Cases
News Release from Hawaii DoH, September 13, 2020
On 9/13/2020, the Hawai‘i Department of Health reported 114 new positive cases. There are 2 new cases are on Maui, 16 on Hawai‘i Island and 96 on O‘ahu for a cumulative total of 10,700 cases statewide (reported since 2/28/2020). Two previous cases were removed due to updated laboratory information.
A total of 259,531 individuals have been tested in the state. (4,132 new tests)
114 / 4,132 = 2.8% positive
Detailed information and data about COVID-19 cases in Hawai‘i is available at:
Latest Cases in Hawai'i | Current Situation in Hawai'i | COVID-19 Data Dashboard | Tracking COVID-19
LATEST CASES IN HAWAI‘I
Total cases:10700* (114 new)
Residents diagnosed outside of Hawai‘i:26
Required Hospitalization:636‡ (1 new hospitalization)
Hawaii deaths:99 (2 new deaths)
Released from Isolation:3565§ (147 new releases) NOTE: Releases exceed new cases for first time in weeks.
Cumulative totals as of 12:00pm, September 13, 2020
*As the result of updated information, one case from Hawaii and one case from Honolulu were removed from the counts.
†One case is a Lanai resident whose exposure is on Maui Island and who will be remaining on Maui Island for the interim.
‡Includes Hawaii residents hospitalized out of state.
§Includes cases that meet isolation release criteria (Isolation should be maintained until at least 3 days (72 hours) after resolution of fever and myalgia without the use of antipyretics OR at least 10 days have passed since symptom onset, whichever is longer). (The cases that have died and one case that has left the jurisdiction have been removed from these counts).
Positive cases include presumptive and confirmed cases, and Hawaii residents and non-residents; data are preliminary and subject to change. Note that CDC provides case counts according to states of residence.
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SA: On Sunday, Hawaii’s effective reproduction rate for the virus had dropped to 0.85, meaning people who test positive for coronavirus in the state will infect an average of 0.85 other people. A rate above 1 means the virus will spread quickly. A rate below 1 means the virus will eventually stop spreading.