CORAL SPRINGS, FL – Florida has more than 3,000 cases of Covid-19 variants -- the most of any state in the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

The latest data shows Florida with 3,191 cases of the U.K. strain, 64 cases of the Brazilian variant, and 24 cases of the South African strain.

Michigan, the state with the next highest number of cases, has a total of 1,657 cases, CDC data shows.

Infectious disease experts worry the Covid-19 variants could spread further after spring break, especially among people who visited Florida.

Vaccine data

As of Tuesday, 6,437,330 people have received vaccines in Florida, and 3,769,667 people have been fully vaccinated, according to the Florida Department of Health.

In Broward County, 570,571 people have been vaccinated.

Covid-19 data

- Coral Springs (Florida Department of Health):

Cases: 12,653

 

- Broward County (Florida Department of Health):

Cases: 218,973

Deaths: 2,706

Monday’s positivity: 8.06%

 

- Florida (Florida Department of Health):

Cases: 2,090,862

Deaths: 33,780

Monday’s positivity: 6.89%

 

- United States (Johns Hopkins University):

Cases: 30,843,737

Deaths: 556,486

 

- Worldwide (Johns Hopkins University)

Cases: 132,273,299

Deaths: 2,870,797

 

More Coral Springs Local News:

PARKS: Pavilions Opening, Spring Hours at Cypress Pool, And More News From Coral Springs Parks

OPINION: Don’t Become A Killer In Coral Springs. Get Vaccinated.

POLICE BLOTTER: Vehicle Fire, Sexual Batteries, Animal Bites, And More: Coral Springs Police Bulletin, March 24-30

GIVING BACK: Tunie’s Market In Coral Springs To Start “Farm-To-Table” Initiative With MSD High School

COVID-19: Twenty Schools Serving Coral Springs Had New Covid-19 Cases Reported Between March 14-20

 

Follow us on Facebook and Twitter and sign up for FREE TAPinto Coral Springs E-News alerts to be the first to read about all things Coral Springs.

Download the FREE TAPinto App. Click here for Android - Click here for iOS for breaking news, traffic/weather alerts, and special offers.

Have an idea for a story? Looking to advertise? Email Editor/Publisher Leon Fooksman: lfooksman@tapinto.net.