South Carolina Daily COVID-19 Update

Wednesday, November 18th, 2020

The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) today announced the following COVID-19 updates.

Today's cases and deaths (scdhec.gov/COVID19)

Cumulative totals (scdhec.gov/COVID19)

  • Confirmed and probable cases: 186,528/11,372
  • Confirmed and probable deaths: 3,884/272
  • Tests performed for South Carolinians: 2,371,056

Testing opportunities (scdhec.gov/COVID19testing)

  • Testing opportunities available statewide: 293

Percent positive (scdhec.gov/COVID19dashboard)

  • 7,894 individual test results reported statewide yesterday (not including antibody tests)
  • 13.8% percent positive

Facility reports


The information above as well as extensive reporting on county-level information, demographics and more is available at scdhec.gov/COVID19. The website is updated between 1 p.m.-3 p.m. weekdays and 11 a.m.-1 p.m. weekends. Visit scdhec.gov/COVID19vaccine for the latest vaccine information.