WILLEMSTAD - The government of Curaçao reports on October 16, 2020, that there are 25 new COVID-19 cases on the island. This is the result after 228 people were tested. Of these 25 cases, 18 are linked to known cases and the other 7 are still being investigated by the epidemiology team through their contact tracing efforts.
The government also reports that 20 active cases have recovered. This brings the total active cases to 306.
There are currently 4 people in the hospital. 2 of those that were reported yesterday were discharged but today 2 new ones were admitted today.
If there are any COVID-19 related questions place call the epidemiology team at 9345 during office hours.