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18,849 New Positive Cases and 29 New Deaths Due to COVID-19 in LA County Since Saturday

The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (Public Health) today released the latest data on COVID-19.

  • 18,849 New COVID-19 cases (3,225,697 cases to date)

  • Monday 7/18 – 3,943

  • Sunday 7/17 – 7,403

  • Saturday 7/16 – 7,503

  • 29 New deaths due to COVID-19 (32,537 deaths to date)

  • Monday 7/18 - 4

  • Sunday 7/17 - 6

  • Saturday 7/16 - 19

  • Hospitalization numbers are unavailable due to the delay in reporting from the California Department of Public Health

  • More than 12,275,000 individuals tested; 23% of people tested positive to date

Data is by date reported by DPH, but does not necessarily represent the date of testing, hospitalization, or death.

* Number reflects an undercount due to a lag from weekend or holiday reporting.

**Hospital numbers are currently unavailable due to the delay in weekend reporting from the State


A wide range of data and dashboards on COVID-19 from the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health are available on the Public Health website at including:

  • COVID-19 Daily Data (cases, deaths, testing, testing positivity rate, mortality rate, and hospitalizations)

  • Gender, Age, Race/Ethnicity and City/Community Cases and Deaths

  • Recovery Metrics

  • Contact Tracing Metrics

  • Skilled Nursing Facility Metrics

  • Citations due to Health Officer Order Noncompliance

  • Outbreaks:

  • Residential Congregate Settings

  • Non-Residential Settings

  • Homeless Service Settings

Always check with trusted sources for the latest accurate information about novel coronavirus: