PARKLAND, FL- Florida daily cases increased just under 3,000 heading into the weekend. The percent of positive results ranged from 3.84% to 5.84% over the past 2 weeks and was 4.29% on Thursday, September 24, 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 Friday, September 25, 2020:

Florida has 695,887 confirmed cases of COVID-19, an increase of 2,851 in 1 day.  

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Broward County has 76,520 confirmed cases, an increase of 374 in 2 days.

Parkland has 517 confirmed cases, an increase of 5 in 2 days. 

Coral Springs has 3,365 confirmed cases, an increase of 7 in 2 days. 

Deaths in Florida related to COVID-19: 13,915 an increase of 162 in 1 day.

Broward County has 5,778 (7.6%) hospitalizations with 1,364 (1.8%) deaths due to COVID-19. Deaths increased by 21 in 2 days. The median age is 39.

Broward County Percent Positive: 3.0% per the latest data on September 24, 2020.

Broward County Hospital Bed Availability: Hospitals have 1076 (20.5%) beds available and 94 (20.1%) adult ICU beds available per the latest data on Friday, September 25, 2020.

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