PARKLAND, FL- Daily cases in Florida continue to increase by over 8,000 daily with Broward County surpassing 100,000 cases. The percent of positive results ranged from 6.32% to 10.02% over the past 2 weeks and was 6.79% on Friday, November 20, 2020. This percentage calculated is for people that test positive for the first time and does not include people that had previously tested positive.
Here are the current numbers according to the Florida Department of Health as of Saturday, November 21, 2020:
Florida: 931,827 total confirmed cases of COVID-19, an increase of 8,409 in 1 day.
Broward County: 100,288 total confirmed cases, an increase of 968 in 1 day.
Parkland: 805 total confirmed cases, an increase of 8 in 1 day.
Coral Springs: 4,687 total confirmed cases, an increase of 50 in 1 day.
Deaths in Florida related to COVID-19: 17,930 an increase of 41 in 1 day.
Broward County: 6,564 (6.5%) total hospitalizations with 1,618 (1.6%) deaths due to COVID-19. Deaths increased by 3 in 1 day. The median age is 39.
Broward County Percent Positive: 7.6% per the latest data on November 19, 2020.
Broward County Hospital Bed Availability: Hospitals have 1014 (18.7%) beds available and 79 (17.4%) adult ICU beds available per the latest data on November 20, 2020.
Parkland Schools Total Cases:
- Heron Heights Elementary: 2 cases
- Marjory Stoneman Douglas: 1 case
- Park Trails Elementary: 4 cases
- Riverglades Elementary: 2 cases
- Somerset Parkland Academy: 3 cases
- Westglades Middle School: 3 cases
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