PARKLAND, FL- Florida daily cases remained in the 2,000's on Wednesday. The percent of positive results ranged from 3.86% to 6.19% over the past 2 weeks and was 4.47% on Tuesday, September 15, 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 Wednesday, September 16, 2020:

Florida has 671,201 confirmed cases of COVID-19, an increase of 2,340 in 1 day.  

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Broward County has 74,832 confirmed cases, an increase of 143 in 1 day.

Parkland has 484 confirmed cases, an increase of 3 in 1 day. 

Coral Springs has 3,316 confirmed cases, an increase of 4 in 1 day. 

Deaths in Florida related to COVID-19: 12,939 an increase of 184 in 1 day.

Broward County has 5,646 (7.5%) hospitalizations with 1,297 (1.7%) deaths due to COVID-19. Deaths increased by 9 in 1 day. The median age is 39.

Broward County Percent Positive: 3.0% per the latest data on September 15, 2020.

Broward County Hospital Bed Availability: Hospitals have 1039 (21.0%) beds available and 90 (19.3%) adult ICU beds available per the latest data on Wednesday, September 16, 2020.

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